A Gift Of Meaning & Purpose That Lasts All Year Long
Recipient of the prestigious $100,000 Templeton Prize, the book Brother John: A Monk, a Pilgrim, and the Purpose of Life is the true story of a magical Christmas Eve encounter between August Turak and an umbrella wielding Trappist monk. Brought to life with twenty-two original oil paintings of Mepkin Abbey by award-winning artist, Glenn Harrington, Brother John leads us to the redemptive power of a purposeful life. Brother John’s inspirational Christmas message and rich illustrations are sure to bring the reader back again and again.
The Brother John Collectible Art: 2021 Wall Calendar displays thirteen, full color, original oil paintings from multiple award-winning artist, Glenn Harrington. Originally commissioned for August Turak’s Templeton Prize winning book, Brother John: A Monk, a Pilgrim, and the Purpose of Life, these moving works of art are set in the magnificent Trappist monastery of Mepkin Abbey and highly sought after by collectors. Paintings from Brother John have been carefully chosen to reflect the changing seasons and are suitable for framing at year’s end. Your Brother John 2021 Wall Calendar includes significant Christian and secular holidays; generous space for noting important dates and schedules; and a bonus spread with art and months-January through April 2022- for additional planning. In today’s increasingly frenetic and hectic world, this exquisite calendar is guaranteed to keep you prayerfully focused and inspired throughout the year.
Giving Thanks the Brother John Way
Join our FREE, inspirational, Brother John Digital Newsletter for a chance to win a special edition Brother John book signed by both the author, August Turak and Brother John himself along with our exquisite Brother John Collectible Art 2021 Wall Calendar that is guaranteed to keep you prayerfully focused and inspired throughout the year!
Browse a sampling of the original artwork in the Brother John book:
The original works of art reproduced in Brother John are © Glenn Harrington
“Congratulations, August! We’re proud of you and Brother John. God bless!”
—Rick Warren, author, The Purpose Driven Life
“A beautiful, and beautifully illustrated, parable for our time, for any time.”
—James Martin, SJ, author of Jesus: A Pilgrimage
“Just beautiful. As humble and subtle as the brothers but staggering in southern color and beauty and geometry and light. What a treasure.”
Discounted bundle price: $29.98