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Earth, our original monastery : cultivating wonder and gratitude through intimacy with nature  Cover Image Book Book

Earth, our original monastery : cultivating wonder and gratitude through intimacy with nature / Christine Valters Paintner.

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  • ISBN: 193205720X : PAP
  • ISBN: 9781932057201 : PAP
  • ISBN: 9781932057201
  • ISBN: 193205720X
  • Physical Description: xviii, 139 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana : Sorin Books, 2020.

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Introduction -- Earth as the original cathedral -- Earth as the original scriptures -- Earth as the original saints -- Earth as the original spiritual directors -- Earth as the original icon -- Earth as the original sacrament -- Earth as the original liturgy -- Conclusion.
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"In Earth, Our Original Monastery, Christine Valters Paintner, shares how living contemplatively with an appreciation for the natural world can make readers more aware of the presence of God in every aspect of their lives. She explores monks, mystics, and saints who have experienced the goodness of the Divine in nature and invites readers to find solace and spiritual revelation in the wonder of God's creation"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Nature > Religious aspects > Christianity.
Human ecology > Religious aspects > Christianity.
Earth (Planet) > Religious aspects > Christianity.
Spiritual life > Christianity.
Contemplation.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at John P. Webster Library - West Hartford.

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John P. Webster Library - West Hartford BT 695.5 .P335 2020 (Text) 30401154272094 Adult New Book Available -


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