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The good life : truths that last in times of need

Author: Peter J Gomes
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Goomes, a minister and professor at Harvard University, writes on, "how we can all set our hearts and minds on higher things."
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter J Gomes
ISBN: 0060000759 9780060000752
OCLC Number: 49710114
Awards: Lambda Literary Award, 1996
Description: x, 373 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Peter J. Gomes.

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In this text, Peter Gomes calls for the rejection of the prevailing notions of success and happiness and proposes that we anchor our lives instead in the deeper truths of Western moral traditions.  Read more...

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"With his usual eloquence and insight, Gomes reminds us of truthsthat are now more important to us than ever."--Karen Armstrong, author of The Battle for God

 
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