"Spirituality" is in the news today as more and more people claim to be "spiritual" but not "religious." Rolls-Royce Spirituality is about being spiritual and religious through the ideals of Christian faith. Aspiring toward Christian spirituality is like hoping to drive a Rolls-Royce automobile someday. To own one is to possess the best car in the worldthe dream of every car enthusiast. Attaining "Rolls-Royce spirituality" is living near to the ideals of the Christian life as taught by Saint Paul in his list of the "fruits of the Spirit" in Galatians 5:22ff. The list includes words familiar to everyonelove, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Exploring their inner spiritual meaning reveals a deeper understanding that goes far beyond mundane faith. This volume explores these understandings and provides practical skills that make "Rolls-Royce spirituality" not only a desire, but also a real-life possibility for those who wish to transcend their mundane Christian faith.
|Publisher:||Wipf & Stock Publishers|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)|
About the Author
H. Newton Malony is a Senior Professor in the School of Psychology of Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He has authored and edited over thirty volumes on the integration of theology and psychologymost recently The Amazing John Wesley: An Unusual Look at an Uncommon Life and Toward a Christian Clinical Psychology: The Contributions of H. Newton Malony.