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Essential writings

Author: G K Chesterton; William Griffin
Publisher: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, ©2003.
Series: Modern spiritual masters series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Named Person: Gilbert K Chesterton
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: G K Chesterton; William Griffin
ISBN: 1570754950 9781570754951
OCLC Number: 52160153
Description: 176 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Introducing humor into the divine --
1. HABITS OF HEART --
Discovering England --
Stumbling Upon Stilton --
Flying the Flag on the Turret --
Seeing through Childlike Eyes --
2. HABITS OF MIND --
Proper First Principles --
Philosophizing in the Dark --
Logic and Lawn Tennis --
The Extraordinary Cabman --
3. HABITS OF SOUL --
The Vanity of Virtues and Vices --
The Paradox of Virtues and Vices --
The Nightmare --
A Piece of Chalk --
4. HABITS OF OBSERVANCE --
Love Thy God --
Love Thy Neighbor --
Love Thy Family --
The Negative Spirit --
Thoughtful Jokes --
5. HABITS OF DISCERNMENT --
The Rash Vower --
The Unsuccessful Millionaire --
The Unscientific Scientist --
The Impatient Patient --
6. HABITS OF BELIEF --
Why I'm Not a Pagan --
Why I'm a Christian --
Why I'm a Catholic --
Why I'm an Elf --
Why I'm a Clown --
7. HABITS OF DEBATE --
Do We Agree? --
8. THE LAST WORD --
Putting Humpty-Dumpty Back Together.
Series Title: Modern spiritual masters series.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: G.K. Chesterton ; selected with an introduction by William Griffin.
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