Sacred Dwelling: An Everyday Family Spiritualilty / Edition 1

Sacred Dwelling: An Everyday Family Spiritualilty / Edition 1

by Wendy M. Wright
     
 

ISBN-10: 0819870986

ISBN-13: 9780819870988

Pub. Date: 04/28/2007

Publisher: Pauline Books & Media

In this unique approach to family spirituality, Wendy Wright reveals the beauty and depth of the Christian spirit inherently present in our ordinary lives. Using the home as a backdrop, she brings its various areas - kitchen, garden, attic, and bedroom, to name a few - into her exploration of the human spirit and human relationships, shedding new light on the

Overview

In this unique approach to family spirituality, Wendy Wright reveals the beauty and depth of the Christian spirit inherently present in our ordinary lives. Using the home as a backdrop, she brings its various areas - kitchen, garden, attic, and bedroom, to name a few - into her exploration of the human spirit and human relationships, shedding new light on the significance of the family as the "domestic church." Every reader will be able to recognize themselves and their families in this lyrical, insightful and yet completely down-to-earth book.

About the Author:
Wendy M. Wright is currently Professor of Theology at Creighton University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819870988
Publisher:
Pauline Books & Media
Publication date:
04/28/2007
Edition description:
ANN
Pages:
223
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


Preface to the New Edition     7
Introduction: Turning Home     11
Approach to the Home     17
Within     27
A Matter of the Heart     29
A Time for Wonder     41
The Christ-Room     52
Body of Christ     61
A Way That You Know Not     69
Deeper Within     81
Male and Female God Created Them     83
In the Circle of a Mother's Arms     100
Wreathed in Flesh and Warm     112
Transfiguration     125
A Vowed Life     136
Where I Heard This Melody     153
Looking Out     169
Circles of Care     171
A Place of Springs     186
The Is-ness of Things     203
Notes     216

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