Refresh and Gladden My Spirit: Prayers and Meditations from Baha'i Scripture

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Discover the Baha'i approach to prayer with this collection of beautiful, soul-stirring prayers and meditations from Baha'i scripture. Pamela Brode's introduction explains basic Baha'i teachings on the subject of prayer and spiritual sustenance and considers questions such as What is prayer? Why pray? Are our prayers answered? Does prayer benefit the world? The selections that follow include more than 120 prayers and extracts from Baha'i scripture on themes such as assistance from God, comfort, contentment, ...
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Overview

Discover the Baha'i approach to prayer with this collection of beautiful, soul-stirring prayers and meditations from Baha'i scripture. Pamela Brode's introduction explains basic Baha'i teachings on the subject of prayer and spiritual sustenance and considers questions such as What is prayer? Why pray? Are our prayers answered? Does prayer benefit the world? The selections that follow include more than 120 prayers and extracts from Baha'i scripture on themes such as assistance from God, comfort, contentment, difficult times, death, faith, healing, marriage and family life, protection, strength, and many others. These powerful selections are sure to sustain, refresh, and gladden your spirit.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931847001
  • Publisher: Baha'i Publishing Trust, U.S.
  • Publication date: 6/28/2002
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 235
  • Product dimensions: 4.20 (w) x 6.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction ix
Prayers and Meditations
Note on the use of Pronouns 2
Accepting God's Will 3
Children 8
Comfort 15
Contentment 17
The Departed 20
Detachment 24
Difficult Times 27
Evening 35
Faith 38
Forgiveness 42
Guidance and Inspiration 48
Happiness 51
Healing 55
Help and Assistance 58
Home 65
Hope 67
Humanity 71
Humility 77
Loved Ones 83
Marriage 88
Material Needs 91
Meetings and Gatherings 95
Morning 103
Nearness to God 105
Praise and Gratitude 111
Protection 121
Purity 126
Sharing God's Love 128
Spiritual Growth 132
Strength 139
Unity 143
Women 147
Youth 151
Notes 157
Bibliography 171
Alphabetical Index to First Lines of Prayers 179
General Index 187
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