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Sadhana: A Way to God
A Way to God
Paperback      ISBN: 0385196148
A series of spiritual exercises which combine Eastern meditation techniques with Christian prayer is designed to aid in achieving inner peace
The Universe Is a Green Dragon: A Cosmic Creation Story
The Universe Is a Green Dragon
A Cosmic Creation Story
Paperback      ISBN: 0939680149
Communicating his ideas in the form of a classical dialogue between a youth and a wise elder, cosmologist Brian Swimme crafts a fascinating exploration into the creativity suffusing the universe. His explication of the fundamental powers of the cosmos is mystical and ecstatic and points directly to the need to activate one's own creative powers.
Songs of Zion
Songs of Zion
Paperback      ISBN: 0687391210
Features gospels, spirituals, ethnic benedictions, chants, and songs from the African-American Liberation that reflect black heritage and traditions and the contemporary black experience. *Accompanist's Edition.
Surprised by Joy: The Shape of My Early Life
Surprised by Joy
The Shape of My Early Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0156870118
An autobiography of a Christian concentrating on the part of his life when he turned to atheism and eventually recovered his faith
Understanding Genesis
Understanding Genesis
Paperback      ISBN: 0805202536
"This designed to make the Bible of Israel intelligible, relevant, and hopefully, inspiring to a sophisticated generation, possessed of intellectual curiosity and ethical sensitivity...It is based on the belief that the study of the Book of Books must constitute a mature intellectual challenge, an exposure to the expanding universe of scientific biblical scholarship...Far from presenting a threat to faith, a challenge to the intellect may reinforce faith and purify it."--from the Introduction
From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya: A Biographical History of Christian Missions
From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya
A Biographical History of Christian Missions
Paperback      ISBN: 0310459311
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The Meaning of Masonry
The Meaning of Masonry
Hardcover      ISBN: 0517331942
Discusses the various orders of Masons, the relationship between Freemasonry and ancient mystery cults, and the rituals, traditions, symbolism, philosophy, historical origins, and spiritual and intellectual doctrines of the Masonic Order
The Study of Spirituality
The Study of Spirituality
Paperback      ISBN: 0195041704
A companion volume to The Study of Liturgy, this collection examines the nature and form of individual devotion, discussing the various patterns of Christian discipleship that have evolved through the centuries. Written by contributors representing the Anglican, Roman Catholic, Free Church, and Orthodox traditions, it is the definitive study of spirituality.
Philosophies of India
Philosophies of India
Paperback      ISBN: 0691017581
Examines the diverse cultural influences which have shaped the basic philosophical traditions of India
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind
Paperback      ISBN: 0834800799
The Zen master introduces the newcomer to the practice, nature, and basic attitudes of Zen meditation