The Spiral Path: Explorations in Women's Spirituality

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Yes International Publishers, 1992 - Religion - 234 pages
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This treasure of diverse and visionary writings explores the sacredness of women's everyday lives. Twenty-two contemporary spiritual teachers'including Irina Tweedie, Brooke Medicine Eagle, Swami Radha, Bernadette Roberts, and Mary Giles'probe aspects of their lives from sexuality, work, and cooking, to relationships, prayer, and mysticism. A vision then emerges of women as extraordinary sacred beings, their lives sources of personal and community transformation. This book is a guide for those seeking a practical, workable spiritual life.
 

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This splendid, updated version of an earlier collection ( LJ 2/1/88) offers 22 essays, written mostly by women and by a few men from diverse religious traditions and professional specialties, that ... Read full review

Contents

What is Spirituality? The Spiral Path
3
First Steps to the Spiritual Life
17
Coming Home to Our Bodies
29
An Interview with
41
Time of the New Dawning
57
God the Father and Freud
77
Archetypes and Biology
91
Sexuality as Holiness
103
The Gemini of Greatness
169
Womens Words
181
Women and Power
195
Tools for Womens Spiritual Quest
209
The Voice of Prophet Woman
221
Mary Giles Ph D 240
256
Bemadette Roberts 258
275
For all the Secret Dancers
303

Taking Each Other to Enlightenment
119
Revisiting the Marriage Covenant
129
An Interview with
157

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