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Meditations from a Simple Path

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A beautiful collection of excerpts from Mother Teresa's inspirational bestseller A Simple Path. Rich words of wisdom and conviction are among the jewels of thought found in Meditations from A Simple Path. Comprised of luminous selections culled from the New York Times bestseller, this warm and very loving audio is a joyful celebration of prayer, fiath, love, service and pe ...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published October 3rd 1996 by Rider (first published March 12th 1996)
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I purchased this in audio via Audible. It is gorgeous. Mother is so gracious, wise and full of love. You can hear the smile in her words. The narrator is truly excellent. She sounds quite similar to Mother herself. I fall asleep listening to these reflections every night.
These are excerpts from her book "A Simple Path". She taught high school geography for 20 years in Calcutta before starting her own order.

Here are some a of my faves:"We don't need to look for happiness, if we have love for others we'll be given it. It is a gift of God."
"It is not how much we do, but how much love we put into the doing."
"I always begin my prayer in silence, for it is in the silence of the heart that God speaks."
Then she ends with the parable of the sheep and the goats, Matth
Jan 07, 2010 Erik marked it as to-read
Included in the "Spiritual Classics" section of Fr. John McCloskey's 100-book Catholic Lifetime Reading Plan.
i undestood its purpose wish it was more detail
Simple Path by Mother Teresa (1995)
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Mother Teresa, born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu (pronounced [aɡˈnɛs ˈɡɔndʒa bɔjaˈdʒiu]), was an Albanian Roman Catholic nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata (Calcutta), India in 1950. For over forty years she ministered to the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, while guiding the Missionaries of Charity's expansion, first throughout India and then in other countries.

By the 1970s she had b
More about Mother Teresa...
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