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The promise of paradox : a celebration of contradictions in the Christian life

Author: Parker J Palmer
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [New], 1st edView all editions and formats
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First published in 1980-and reissued here with a feisty new introductory essay- The Promise of Paradox launched Parker J. Palmer's career as an author and his ongoing exploration of the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Parker J Palmer
ISBN: 9780787996963 0787996963
OCLC Number: 180753338
Description: xxxvii, 145 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: In the belly of a paradox --
The stations of the Cross --
Paradoxes of community --
A place called community --
A world of scarcity, a gospel of abundance --
The conversion of knowledge.
Responsibility: Parker J. Palmer.
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"Palmer argues that the promise of paradox rests on a single overriding principle: accepting paradox with humility. That is the mortar that binds the very diverse pieces of this book together. And it Read more...

 
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