Christ the Eternal Tao

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Valaam Books, 1999 - Religion - 554 pages
This book looks at Christ through the innocent vision of Lao Tzu. People of the modern West have to a great extent become jaded by Christian terminology and doctrinal constructions, yet many of them are drawn to the person of Christ Himself. This book seeks to develop not only a new way of seeing Christ, but also a new language by which to express His message, drawing from the enigmatic style and poetic language of Lao Tzu.

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User Review  - davidpwithun - LibraryThing

"In the beginning was the Tao, and the Tao was with God, and the Tao was God." That sentence, the opening of the Gospel of John translated from the Chinese version into English, says it all. Hieromonk ... Read full review


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Damascene has lived for 14 years as an Eastern Orthodox monk in the forests of California and Alaska.

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