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Practicing Peace: A Devotional Walk through the Quaker Tradition

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Bringing years of experience as a non-violent activist & as a response to feelings of agony & enmity that run rampant in our post-9/11 world, the author introduces readers to the quintessentially Quaker discipline of practicing peace in this superb devotional guide on how to attain personal peace.
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Overview

Bringing years of experience as a non-violent activist & as a response to feelings of agony & enmity that run rampant in our post-9/11 world, the author introduces readers to the quintessentially Quaker discipline of practicing peace in this superb devotional guide on how to attain personal peace.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781933495071
  • Publisher: Ave Maria Press
  • Publication date: 4/28/2007
  • Pages: 270
  • Sales rank: 1,448,085
  • Product dimensions: 8.90 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents


Preface     8
Gratitudes     10
Introduction     12
Practicing Peace with Ourselves through     33
Loving Ourselves
Spiritual Renewal
Prayer and Worship
Leadings and Discernment
Faith
Practicing Peace in our Everyday Lives with     67
Love
Parenting and Mentoring
Community
Money and Resources
Plain Living and Simplicity
The Earth
Beauty, Joy, and Gratitude
Practicing Peace through Difficult Times of     113
Suffering
Grief and Despair
Healing
Practicing Peace with Others through     134
Equality in Race, Religion, and Gender
Conflict
Forgiveness
Trust
Practicing Peace in the Face of     161
Evil
Fear
Vengeance
Nationalism
War
Practicing Peace in the World through     197
Visioning
Loving Enemies
Nonviolent Action
Pacifism and Conscientious Objection
Accepting the Costs of Witnessing
Patience and Endurance
Hope
Acknowledgments     250
Biographical Information on the Primary Authors     255
Notes     261
Glossary of Common Quaker Terms     269
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