The Art of Christian Listening

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Paulist Press, 1980 - Religion - 128 pages
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The author clearly shows the many ways in which we can serve others through listening to their stor-ies. This listening may take place in the context of informal relationships as friendship or parent-hood, or in the more formal settings of teacher/student.
 

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User Review  - Rodney Mccomb - Christianbook.com

The wealth of spiritual knowledge in this book cannot be measured. Each time I re-read passages, more and more wisdom comes from its pages. A timeless treasure of wisdom for those with a heart for people. Read full review

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Helper as Sacrament
5
Establishing an Orientation
16
Counseling and Spiritual Direction
26
Growth in the Christian Life
36
Prayer An Orientation
47
Prayer Helping Someone Grow in It
56
Christian Choices An Orientation
65
Christian Choices A Method
75
Pitfalls
86
Preparing Oneself
94
Typical Situations
101
More Typical Situations
111
The Gift of the Needy
125
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Page 8 - Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your body.

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Thomas Hart, Ph.D., is a therapist and theology professor.

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