The Rule of Benedict: Insights for the Ages

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Crossroad, 1992 - Religion - 180 pages
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Benedictine Sister and prominent author and speaker Joan Chittister contends that Benedictine spirituality is the most effective way to address the core issues of the 21st century: stewardship, relationships, authority, community, balance, work, simplicity, prayer, and spiritual and psychological development.

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Review: The Rule of Benedict: Insights for the Ages

User Review  - Susy Miller - Goodreads

Amazing book, to be read and re-read every day of every year. It's so simple but so hard to do, thus the reason to read a piece of it everyday! Read full review

Review: The Rule of Benedict: Insights for the Ages

User Review  - Bernie Glover - Goodreads

Sr. Joan has a way of delving into the depths of even the most obscure texts of the rule and finding wisdom for the ages. She shows how Benedict's wisdom has value for everyone in today's at times ... Read full review

About the author (1992)

Joan Chittister, OSB, is an international lecturer and award-winning author of more than thirty-five books, including The Gift of Years: Growing Older Gracefully. She is founder and executive director of Benetvision, a resource and research center for contemporary spirituality located in Erie, Pennsylvania. She serves as co-chair of the Global Peace Initiative of Women and the Network of Spiritual Progressives.

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