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Rich in years : finding peace and purpose in a long life

Author: Johann Christoph Arnold
Publisher: Walden, New York : The Plough Publishing House, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Why shouldnt growing older be rewarding? Johann Christoph Arnold, whose books have helped over a million readers through lifes challenges, wants us to rediscover the spiritual riches that age has to offer. Now in his seventies, Arnold finds himself personally facing the trials that come with aging. But he knows, from decades of pastoral experience, what older people and their caregivers can do to make the most of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johann Christoph Arnold
ISBN: 9780874868975 0874868971
OCLC Number: 857141236
Notes: Includes index.
"Foreword by Cardinal Seán O'Malley"--Cover.
Description: xxiv, 161 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Growing older --
Accepting changes --
Combatting loneliness --
Finding purpose --
Keeping faith --
Living with dementia --
Moving forward --
Finding peace --
Saying goodbye --
Continuing on --
Beginning anew.
Responsibility: Johann Christoph Arnold.

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"Why shouldnt growing older be rewarding? Johann Christoph Arnold, whose books have helped over a million readers through lifes challenges, wants us to rediscover the spiritual riches that age has to offer. Now in his seventies, Arnold finds himself personally facing the trials that come with aging. But he knows, from decades of pastoral experience, what older people and their caregivers can do to make the most of the journey. In this book, he shares stories of people who, in growing older, have found both peace and purpose."--Publisher's description.

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