Precious Moments of Praise Author:Compiles by Virginia J. Ruchlmann Whatever the celebration, whatever the day, whatever the event, whatever the occasion, Helen Steiner Rice possessed the ability to express the appropriate feeling for that particular moment in time. — A happening became happier, a sentiment more sentimental, a memory more memorable because of her deep sensitivity to put into understandable langua... more »ge the emotion being experienced. Her positive attitude, her concern for others, and her love of God are identifiable threads woven into her life, her works...and even her death.
Prior to her passing, she established the Helen Steiner Rice Foundation, a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to award grants to worthy charitable programs and aid the elderly, the needy, and the poor. In her lifetime, these were the individuals about whom Mrs. Rice was greatly concerned.
Her poems combine with Samuel J. Butcher's illustrations to make an memorable book.« less