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Atchison Blue: A Search for Silence, a Spiritual Home, and a Living Faith
Judith Valente

Sorin Books, 2013

In this meditative spiritual memoir, Judith Valente, celebrated PBS religion journalist and celebrated poet, invites readers along on her transformative pilgrimages to Mount St. Scholastica monastery in Atchison, Kansas. The Benedictine sisters who invited Valente presented her with a view of monastic life and wisdom that brought spiritual healing to her fast-paced life--and promises to do the same for her readers. The first time Judith Valente ...
  
  











  



  
Eyes of the Heart: Photography as a Christian Contemplative Practice
Christine Valters Paintner

Sorin Books, 2013

In this first book to explore photography as a spiritual practice from a Christian perspective, Christine Valters Paintner builds on the process of contemplative creativity she introduced online at Abbey of the Arts and in her book The Artist's Rule . She considers how a camera can help readers open "the eyes of the heart." More than a book on photographic technique, Eyes of the Heart is about cultivating photography as a spiritual practice. ...
  
  











  



  
Riding the Dragon: 10 Lessons for Inner Strength in Challenging Times
Robert J. Wicks

Sorin Books, 2012

With over 50,000 copies sold, Riding the Dragon has for a decade made itself an indispensable spiritual and psychological guide to readers experiencing seasons of adversity. This anniversary edition includes a new introduction from the author with personal reflections and fresh perspectives on today's challenges. "Don't try to slay your dragons; learn to ride them!" Drawing on Eastern and Western traditions, psychologist Robert Wicks ...
  
  











  



  
A Book of Hours
Thomas Merton

Sorin Books, 2007

Thomas Merton was the most popular proponent of the Christian contemplative tradition in the twentieth century. Now, for the first time, some of his most lyrical and prayerful writings have been arranged into A Book of Hours , a rich resource for daily prayer and contemplation that imitates the increasingly popular ancient monastic practice of "praying the hours". Editor Kathleen Deignan mined Merton's voluminous writings, arranging prayers ...
  
  











  



  
Seven Sacred Pauses: Living Mindfully Through the Hours of the Day
Macrina Wiederkehr

Sorin Books, 2010

With over 25,000 copies sold of the hardcover version, this paperback edition of Macrina Wiederkehr's bestselling book invites readers to learn how to pray the hours through the practice of consciously pausing at the seven sacred moments of each day, making their daily passage through time a more sacred pilgrimage. Using scripture, poetry, reflections, personal stories, and quotes from a rich array of spiritual teachers for many religions, ...
  
  











  



  
A Teen's Game Plan for Life
Lou Holtz

Sorin Books, 2007

After decades of helping to mold teenagers into adults as a highly successful football coach, including a national championship as the coach of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Lou Holtz shares a common sense message with teens in an easily understood game plan for life. He speaks clearly and persuasively to a generation that is "being asked to make important decisions that have adult consequences earlier than any previous generation." "In today's ...
  
  











  



  
Water, Wind, Earth & Fire: The Christian Practice of Praying with the Elements
Christine Valters Paintner

Sorin Books, 2010
  
  











  



  
The Artist's Rule: Nurturing Your Creative Soul with Monastic Wisdom
Christine Valters Paintner

Sorin Books, 2011

Christine Valters Paintner, author of Water, Wind, Earth, and Fire, invites readers to discover and develop their creative gifts in a spirit of prayer and reflection. This twelve-week course draws on the insights and practices of Benedictine spirituality to explore the interplay between contemplation and creativity. Summarized in the phrase "pray and work," The Rule of St. Benedict provides the inspiration for Christine Valters Paintner's ...
  
  











  



  
With Open Hands

Sorin Books, 2006

With Open Hands, Henri Nouwen's first book on spirituality and a treasured introduction to prayer, has been a perennial favorite for over thirty years because it gently encourages an open, trusting stance toward God and offers insight to the components of prayer: silence, acceptance, hope, compassion, and prophetic criticism. Provocative questions invite reflection and self-awareness, while simple and beautiful prayers provide comfort, peace, ...
  
  











  



  
Field of Compassion: How the New Cosmology Is Transforming Spiritual Life
Judy Cannato

Sorin Books, 2010

The best-selling author of Radical Amazement articulates a transforming vision of spirituality that examines the intricate connectedness of the physical and spiritual worlds, a phenomenon she calls the "field of compassion." In the tradition of Teilhard de Chardin and Thomas Berry, Judy Cannato invites spiritual seekers to embrace the way in which an understanding of religion and the spiritual path is informed and illumined by cutting-edge ...
  
  











  



  
Fragments of Your Ancient Name: 365 Glimpses of the Divine for Daily Meditation
Joyce Rupp

Sorin Books, 2011

With over one million books sold in her career, Joyce Rupp presents her newest undertaking: a unique collection of daily meditations that draw from Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and other sources, offering wisdom and insight about the God who is beyond all names. Bestselling author Joyce Rupp once again proves herself a wise and gentle spiritual midwife, drawing forth 365 names of God from the world's spiritual treasury. Fragments of Your ...
  
  











  



  
Touching the Holy: Ordinariness, Self Esteem, and Friendship
Robert J. Wicks

Sorin Books, 2007

This repackaged edition of noted psychologist Robert J. Wicks's most popular book encourages readers to share and receive that sacred presence more openly, especially through the gift of friendship. The book's enduring popularity is due in part to its practicality: principles of self-respect, skills for stress management, and more. Also includes a new introduction by Wicks.
  
  











  



  
The Contemplative Heart
James Finley

Sorin Books, 1999

James Finley recognizes the depth and range of today's spiritual yearning and refuses to settle for anything but its most profound possibilities. He opens our everyday living to the contemplative traditions, practices, and teaching that have been traditionally the preserve of the monk, and he does so without diluting them. The Contemplative Heart, enables readers to realize that wherever we live, whatever we do, the richest possibilities of a ...
  
  











  



  
Open the Door: A Journey to the True Self

Sorin Books, 2008

The long-awaited book from best-selling spiritual guide Joyce Rupp, creatively leads readers to explore how the image of the door can guide them in a process of discovering their true self. Joyce Rupp brings new life to the ageless spiritual image of the door, weaving insights from East and West with the wisdom of contemporary spiritual writers, poets, and novelists in a practical format that is just right for contemporary readers. Structured ...
  
  











  



  
Radical Amazement: Contemplative Lessons from Black Holes, Supernovas, and Other Wonders of the Universe
Judy Cannato

Sorin Books, 2006

Book annotation not available for this title. Title: Radical Amazement Author: Cannato, Judy Publisher: Ave Maria Pr Publication Date: 2006/03/01 Number of Pages: 160 Binding Type: PAPERBACK Library of Congress: 2005027363
  
  











  



  
The Cup of Our Life: A Guide to Spiritual Growth

Sorin Books, 2012

Joyce Rupp's bestselling contemporary classic has sold over 200,000 copies. This new edition continues a fifteen-year tradition of helping individuals and groups pray. Now with a new preface and fresh design, The Cup of Our Life is available to anyone seeking a more intimate and disciplined life of prayer. Joyce Rupp, the bestselling Catholic woman writer today, illustrates how the ordinary cups used each day can become sacred vessels that ...
  
  











  



  
Prayerfulness: Awakening to the Fullness of Life
Robert J. Wicks

Sorin Books, 2011

Now in paperback, Prayerfulness, by Robert J. Wicks--therapist, speaker, and bestselling author of Riding the Dragon --examines what it means to live fully in the present moment, with eyes wide open to life and to God. Blending insights from Christian contemplation and Buddhist mindfulness, Robert J. Wicks offers a brilliant guide to cultivating a receptive and reflective attitude to life. A rich array of insights--including seven practical ...
  
  











  



  
Are You Really Listening?: Keys to Successful Communication
Paul J. Donoghue, Mary E. Siegel

Sorin Books, 2005
  
  











  



  
Your Truest Self: Embracing the Woman You Are Meant to Be
Janice Lynne Lundy

Sorin Books, 2008

Spiritual guide and mentor Janice Lynne Lundy proposes twelve principles drawn from her personal encounters with prominent spiritual teachers to enable women to live a full, rich-in-spirit life. Within every woman there is an essential Truth waiting to be claimed, a Truth that will empower her to claim a spiritual life that is real and authentic, one that will nourish and sustain her every day. Drawing from her personal encounters with twelve ...
  
  











  



  
If You Don't Know Where You're Going, You'll Probably End Up Somewhere Else: Finding a Career and Getting a ...
David P. Campbell

Sorin Books, 2007

This updated edition of a widely successful book offers sound, practical guidance for attaining the best possible future for yourself. Written by David P. Campbell, co-creator of the popular Strong-Campbell Interest Inventory, this easy-to-read book urges you to do things you like, things that interest you, and things you can do well, emphasizing how the daily choices you make will bring you closer to your ideal future. Campbell offers a simple ...
  
  











  








   



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