"he combines the whimsical, humorous and profound with a deft touch that leaves even the casual listener wanting more. If you give this album more than a casual listen, you will be rewarded a thousandfold."N. Rossiter Rambles
13 tracks with 11 original songs and 2 instrumental hymns arranged on a large variety of acoustic instruments. The songs highlight Russ' journey back to the faith of his childhood.
"As topically rich as it is catechetically gentle comes the new roots based and Celtic styled folk CD "Way to Emmaus" by tiber-jumping medical doctor and medical missionary Russ Rentler. Soundly Catholic and expressing themes seldom touched by today's standard "praise and worship" fare Russ combines his personal blend of humour and story telling pathos to bring listeners a unique devotional experience that holds up well on repeated listening." Owen Swain Ontario Catechist