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Finding the Monk Within

Finding the Monk Within
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Price: $24.00
Product ID : 7035
Manufacturer: Other Authors
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Finding the Monk Within

Great Monastic Values for Today

Edward C. Sellner

With its focus upon key, dynamic monastic figures from late antiquity to the medieval period in the history of Christian spirituality. Finding the Monk Within shows what these figures an teach the contemporary reader about the relevance of monastic values for today: silitude and silence, faith and compassion, friendship and mentoring, contemplation and leadership.

"Finding the Monk Within Great Monastic values for Today" is a treasure for all interested in the enduring value of monasticism.  Sellner shows how monasticism distills values fundamental to the lives of all Christians, such as faith friendship, gumility, mentoring, stablity, action, and contemplation, and above all, love of God and neighbor.  With solid scholarship and felicitious style, Sellner brings new light to the past and encourages the cultivation of the 'inner monastic' in contemporary readers"


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