Celebration of Discipline, The Rev Ed: Revised and Expanded Edition

Celebration of Discipline, The Rev Ed: Revised and Expanded Edition

by Richard J. Foster




Richard J. Foster’s Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth is hailed by many as the best modern book on Christian spirituality with millions of copies sold since its original publication in 1978.

In Celebration of Discipline, Foster explores the "classic Disciplines," or central spiritual practices, of the Christian faith to show how each of these areas contribute to a balanced spiritual life.

Foster, the bestselling author of several books (Prayer and Streams of Living Water) and intrachurch movement founder of Renovaré, helps motivate Christians everywhere to embark on a journey of prayer and spiritual growth.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780060628390
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 10/05/1988
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 8.52(w) x 5.66(h) x 0.96(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Richard J. Foster is the author of several bestselling books, including Celebration of Discipline, Streams of Living Water, Life with God, and Prayer, which was Christianity Today's Book of the Year and the winner of the Gold Medallion Award from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. He is the founder of Renovaré, an organization and a movement committed to the renewal of the church of Jesus Christ in all its multifaceted expressions, and the editor of The Life with God Bible.

What People are Saying About This

Ronald J. Sider

“The best modern book on Christian spirituality..... No other book apart from the Bible has been so helpful to me in the nurturing of my inward journey of prayer and spiritual growth.”

Brian D. McLaren

“Foster has challenged us to see Christian faith … as a life of spiritual transformation.”

Macrina Wiederkehr

“Richard Foster has given us a rare gift... The celebration of each discipline in this book hands us a tool that can be useful in helping us to integrate our inner and outer lives.”

Madeleine L'Engle

“If everybody in the country could read—and heed—this book, what a difference it would make to the planet.”

Lauren Winner

“Foster has taught me more about prayer and living faithfully than just about any other living author.”

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