Be Still: Designing and Leading Contemplative Retreats

Be Still: Designing and Leading Contemplative Retreats

by Jane E. Vennard
     
 

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ISBN-10: 156699229X

ISBN-13: 9781566992299

Pub. Date: 06/01/2000

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Many people long for a deeper relationship with God, yearning for silence in a noisy world and a respite from busyness. Written for lay and ordained leaders who wish to bring the gift of space and silence to members who feel called to the contemplative journey, the book introduces the purpose of retreats, provides a theological and biblical understanding of the

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Many people long for a deeper relationship with God, yearning for silence in a noisy world and a respite from busyness. Written for lay and ordained leaders who wish to bring the gift of space and silence to members who feel called to the contemplative journey, the book introduces the purpose of retreats, provides a theological and biblical understanding of the model, and offers guidance for designing and leading these gatherings. Sample retreats, a design for home retreats, and suggested resources are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566992299
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
126
Sales rank:
1,179,120
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 8.77(h) x 0.30(d)

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