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Living in the Presence: Spiritual Exercises to Open Our Lives to the Awareness of God

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A masterwork of modern spiritual writing to guide all who long to live a contemplative Christian life.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published January 19th 1995 by HarperOne
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Barbara
Aug 16, 2012 Barbara rated it really liked it
Favorite Quotes:
"A contemplative is not a special kind of person. Every person is a special kind of contemplative." (2)

"we all live daily with 2 questions:
What do I do?
and
How am I doing?" (10)

"Authentic Prayer is opening to God's gracious presence with all that we are, what scripture summarizes as our whole heart, soul, and mind. (Matt 22:37) Therefore prayer is more a way of being than an isolated way of doing...Prayer is a special quality of awareness." (11)

This is one to be read and
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Shelves: prayer, water
Spiritual discipline work with one of the Shalem Institute directors.
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