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The Divine Dance by Richard Rohr
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The Trinity is a mind-bending topic and so we either a) ignore it or b) trivialize it. This book dares to go deeper. Some theological investigation should be a prerequisite, but then the spiritual meditations within are delicious.
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The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker
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A largely psychodynamic book drawing on Kierkegaard and Otto Rank, responding to Freud. It's basic theory about the human person's existential dilemma is very powerful. I'm tempted to use it more in therapy but I fear nearly all people do not want to ...more
Being and Time by Martin Heidegger
" I'm still too intimidated to try and comprehend this book. Someday... "
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The Perennial Philosophy by Aldous Huxley
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A seminal book
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Viktor E. Frankl
“A man who becomes conscious of the responsibility he bears toward a human being who affectionately waits for him, or to an unfinished work, will never be able to throw away his life. He knows the "why" for his existence, and will be able to bear almost any "how".”
Viktor E. Frankl, Man's Search for Meaning

Thomas Merton
“To allow oneself to be carried away by a multitude of conflicting concerns, to surrender to too many demands, to commit oneself to too many projects, to want to help everyone in everything, is to succumb to the violence of our times.”
Thomas Merton

Viktor E. Frankl
“Forces beyond your control can take away everything you possess except one thing, your freedom to choose how you will respond to the situation.”
Viktor E. Frankl

C.G. Jung
“The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.”
C.G. Jung

Anaïs Nin
“We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.”
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