Dorothee Soelle: Esential Writings

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781570756405
  • Publisher: Orbis Books
  • Publication date: 3/28/2006
  • Series: Modern Spiritual Masters Series
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 761,055
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Soelle's works in English 9
1 A different experience : power and mysticism 33
Experience, not authority 34
No higher power 37
God happens 38
From domination to solidarity 44
God makes a difference 51
God is love 54
Denying God ... 56
... for God's sake 58
A mystical journey for today 61
Unity 68
"Success is not a name of God" 71
Everything depended on them 76
Peace, not security 80
A spirituality of creation 86
2 A different journey : suffering and resistance 93
God on the gallows 94
Oneness of joy and suffering 99
God in the flesh 106
The cross 108
Loving the cross 110
Jesus' death 120
On living resurrection, part 1 128
On living resurrection, part 2 131
Resistance 140
Between creation and resistance 144
We go with him 149
He needs you 151
Christmas, politically interpreted 152
Forgiveness, politically interpreted 155
On hope 163
Credo 167
3 A different language : poetry and prayer 169
What do poetry and prayer have in common? 170
Why can't I share God? 179
My language is my world 182
Language of experience 184
Living language 193
Sunder Warumbe 196
Learning to pray 200
Praying is wrestling with God 208
On dialogue 211
The return of myth 213
Negation, paradox, and silence 220
Theopoetry 230
Epilogue : don't forget the best 233
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