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An altar in the world : a geography of faith

Author: Barbara Brown Taylor
Publisher: New York : HarperOne, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author continues the account of her personal spiritual journey while exploring the sacred in everyday life, describing how to render a typical routine more relevant and sharing recommendations for intensive prayer and meditation.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Barbara Brown Taylor; Barbara Brown Taylor
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Brown Taylor
ISBN: 9780061370465 0061370460
OCLC Number: 226984628
Description: xvii, 216 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Practice of waking up to God : Vision --
The practice of paying attention : Reverence --
The practice of wearing skin : Incarnation --
The practice of walking on the earth : Groundedness --
The practice of getting lost : Wilderness --
The practice of encountering others : Community --
The practice of living with purpose : Vocation --
The practice of saying no : Sabbath --
The practice of carrying water : Physical labor --
The practice of feeling pain : Breakthrough --
The practice of being present to God : Prayer --
The practice of pronouncing blessings : Benediction.
Responsibility: Barbara Brown Taylor.
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The author continues the account of her personal spiritual journey while exploring the sacred in everyday life, describing how to render a typical routine more relevant and sharing recommendations for intensive prayer and meditation.

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Finding acknowledge the presence of God

by BRINDZAS (WorldCat user published 2009-10-07) Very Good Permalink

Barbara Brown Taylor reflects thoughtfully on how anyone can pay attention to the daily activities that bring them closer to God.  Written from her perspective as an Episcopal priest, the book offers a reassurance that no matter your life, you can take time and discover many spiritual things...
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