Caring and Commitment: Learning to Live the Love We Promise

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Harper & Row, 1989 - Psychology - 153 pages
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Argues for the importance of making and honoring promises and offers guidelines for making solid commitments based on a consistent pattern of moral values

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Caring & commitment: learning to live the love we promise

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Smedes's stated goal in this follow-up to Forgive & Forget ( LJ 8/84) is "to find our way between the craziness of life without commitments and the cruelty of bondage to all past commitments.'' The ... Read full review

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For People Who Believe in Committment
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The High Stakes of Commitment
7
The Positive Purpose Behind
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Lewis B. Smedes (1921-2002) was a renowned author, ethicist, and theologian. He was a professor of theology and ethics at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California, for twenty-five years. He is the award-winning author of fifteen books, including "Forgive and Forget".

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