A Listening Heart: The Spirituality of Sacred Sensuousness

A Listening Heart: The Spirituality of Sacred Sensuousness

by Brother David Steindl-Rast
     
 


In this book, Brother David Steindl-Rast, who has been a monk for more than 50 years, argues that every sensual experience—whether the joy of walking barefoot or the fragrance of the season—should be recognized as a spiritual one.  See more details below

Overview


In this book, Brother David Steindl-Rast, who has been a monk for more than 50 years, argues that every sensual experience—whether the joy of walking barefoot or the fragrance of the season—should be recognized as a spiritual one.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824517809
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
349,673
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.44(d)

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Happiness is not what makes us grateful. It is gratefulness that makes us happy."
"Never are things so splendid as the moment we lovingly give them up."
"Listening with my heart I will find meaning. For just as the eye perceives light and the ear sound, the heart is the organ for meaning.

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