Lifecraft: The Art of Meaning in the Everyday

Lifecraft: The Art of Meaning in the Everyday

by Forrest Church

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The Art of Meaning in the Everyday

A joyous book on the art of finding meaning in daily life. Forrest Church challenges much of the modern search for meaning-indeed, the entire thrust of modern theology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807077139
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 06/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.20(d)

About the Author

Forrest Church (1948-2009) served for almost three decades as senior minister and was minister of public theology at All Souls Unitarian Church in New York City. He wrote or edited twenty-five books, including Love & Death.

Table of Contents

Preface ..... xi
Introduction ..... 3
1: Pictures from an Exhibition ..... 13
2: Self-Portraits ..... 25
3: Character and Plot ..... 37
4: Tombs and Monuments ..... 53
5: The God Project ..... 67
6: The Music of Prayer ..... 81
7: A Mystery Story ..... 95
8: Poetry in Motion ..... 107
Afterword ..... 119

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