On Grieving the Death of a Father

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Augsburg, Jan 1, 1994 - Family & Relationships - 140 pages
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Not many books have been written to help the grieving son or daughter deal with the new reality of a deceased father. Smith has combined personal stories from Frederick Buechner, Norman Vincent Peale, Corrie ten Boom, James Dobson, and many other well- known people to help others through their grieving process.

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I received this book from my friend Martha a few weeks after my dad died. The book is divided into four sections: First Thoughts, The Burying, The Mourning, The Remembering. The author has ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction i
11
Wonder If He Knew
25
The Burying
53
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Harold Ivan Smith a grief specialist on the teaching faculties of Saint Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, and the Carondolet Medical Institute in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He is recognized as a Fellow in Thanatology by the Association for Death Education and Counseling and has also received the Distinguished Service Award from ADEC.

Smith has earned a doctorate from Asbury Theological Seminary and the EdS. from Vanderbilt. He has facilitated Grief Gatherings, storytelling groups for grievers, at Saint Luke's Hospital for 16 years.

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