St. Benedict's Prayer Book

St. Benedict's Prayer Book

by Ampleforth Abbey Press
     
 

Some may think that the point of prayer is to get our own way with extra-terrestrial help, or to save us from facing the problems of life, or to provide an escape from 'reality', or to give an emotional uplift that makes you feel food. Some may think that prayer is a way of expanding our consciousness which is achieved by our own discipline and personal effort at self… See more details below

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Some may think that the point of prayer is to get our own way with extra-terrestrial help, or to save us from facing the problems of life, or to provide an escape from 'reality', or to give an emotional uplift that makes you feel food. Some may think that prayer is a way of expanding our consciousness which is achieved by our own discipline and personal effort at self-improvement. These are caricatures of what Christian prayer really is. There may be a strand of truth in some of them, but they miss the real point of prayer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780852442586
Publisher:
Gracewing, Limited
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Pages:
190
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.37(h) x 0.77(d)

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