One Hundred Wisdom Stories From Around the World

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A fascinating and wide-ranging anthology of wisdom stories from different cultures all over the world and different time periods

This vivid and varied collection of stories is gathered together by an experienced and well-respected author and speaker from a wide range of time periods and cultures around the world. Stories can be a powerful means of communication; each of these stories has a spiritual message at its heart, meaning that they can be read at many different levels and...

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Overview

A fascinating and wide-ranging anthology of wisdom stories from different cultures all over the world and different time periods

This vivid and varied collection of stories is gathered together by an experienced and well-respected author and speaker from a wide range of time periods and cultures around the world. Stories can be a powerful means of communication; each of these stories has a spiritual message at its heart, meaning that they can be read at many different levels and enjoyed by all. They are ideal for personal use and will also be a valuable resource for church leaders and school teachers. Divided into eight thematic sections, underlying story topics include: The Created Universe; Human Relationships; Rites of Passage; A World in Pieces; Suffering, Healing, Growth; The Journey to the True Self; The Road to Transformation; and The Dream Fulfilled.

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"Silf fans will find the writer they know and have come to depend on for grounded ideas on how to incarnate one's faith in daily life."  —Publishers Weekly on Compass Points

"A readable and uplifting anthology."  —Publishers Weekly on The Way of Wisdom

"Spiritual sustenance and wisdom of the ages not found in most contemporary self-help manuals is provided here."  —Booklist on The Way of Wisdom

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780745955414
  • Publisher: Lion Hudson
  • Publication date: 7/1/2011
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 364,573
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Margaret Silf is a well-known retreat leader and the author of numerous books, including At Sea with God, Close to the Heart, Companions of Christ, Inner Compass, Sacred Spaces, The Gift of Prayer, The Way of Wisdom, and Wise Choices.

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