A Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life ; The Spirit of Love

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Paulist Press, 1978 - Religion - 526 pages
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The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!

In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders.

The texts are first-rate, and the introductions are informative and reliable. The books will be a welcome addition to the bookshelf of every literate religious persons". -- The Christian Century

 

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User Review  - Tuty - Christianbook.com

This reading is beyond my expectations. It stimulates to give thoughts to issues that you would otherwise consider trivial. A little leaven leavens the whole lump. Stirs hunger and thirst to go deeper into God. Read full review

User Review  - Ginger Drake - Christianbook.com

I wish I was not limited to five stars. The moment I finished reading this book, I turned back to page one and started over immediately. Law's reasoning is, in my opinion, irrefutable, and following ... Read full review

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