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Spiritual classics : selected readings for individuals and groups on the twelve spiritual disciplines

Author: Richard J Foster; Emilie Griffin
Publisher: San Francisco : HarperSanFrancisco, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Devotional calendars
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard J Foster; Emilie Griffin
ISBN: 0060628723 9780060628727
OCLC Number: 42736436
Notes: "A Renovaré resource for spiritual renewal."
Description: xv, 377 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Meditation --
2. Prayer --
3. Fasting --
4. Study --
5 Simplicity --
6. Solitude --
7. Submission --
8. Service --
9. Confession --
10. Worship --
11. Guidance --
12. Celebration. Introduction --
Meditation: A godly meditation / Thomas More. Meditation ; How to meditate ; Contemplation : the prayer of loving attention ; How to contemplate / Joyce Huggett. The gift of contemplation / Thomas Merton. The soul describes the seven stages / Marguerite Porete --
Prayer: Is praying difficult? ; Superabundance of the heart / André Louf. Experiments in prayer / Agnes Sanford. Starting to pray ; How and why short prayer pierces heaven / Author of The cloud of unknowning. Concerning the Our Father / Simone Weil --
Fasting: A fasting on criticalness / Catherine Marshall. Fasting, a source of trial / John Henry Newman. Cleansing of the heart / Augustine of Hippo. Prayer and fasting, public or private? / William Law --
Study: The cause of spiritual stupidity / George MacDonald. The secret of leadership / Lilias Trotter. Three New Testament serendipities / J.B. Phillips. Is there not a shorter way? / Phoebe Palmer --
Simplicity: The blessedness of possessing nothing / A.W. Tozer. Do not be anxious about your life / Martin Luther. The Lord opened unto me / George Fox. All for nothing, nothing for all / Clare of Assisi --
Solitude: The silent beach, the bowl of stars / Anne Morrow Lindbergh. Solitude and silence / Thomas à Kempis. The meaning of silence / John Main. The power of listening, the power of silence / Paul Tournier --
Submission: In my great task-master's eye / John Milton. The shepherd in search of lost obedience / Thomas R. Kelly. Wait and wait again / Richard of St. Victor. God's instrument / Alan Paton --
Service: Give all for all / Hadewijch of Antwerp. When our work becomes a spiritual work working in the world / Meister Eckhart. Hospitality to the poor / Dorothy Day. God of my daily routine / Karl Rahner --
Confession: Letter to Christian laypeople / Hildegard of Bingen. Sinfulness in society / Dorothy L. Sayers. Why do men stupefy themselves? / Leo Tolstoy. Reconcile your past / Adolfo Quezada --
Workship: We are called to workship / Evelyn Underhill. O for a thousand tongues to sing / Charles Wesley. God's grandeur ; Pied beauty / Gerard Manley Hopkins. The glory of God ; The chief end of prayer / Andrew Murray --
Guidance: On love and non-violence / Martin Luther King Jr.. Christ guides us to seeing / John Ruusbroec. Rules for the discernment of spirits / Ignatius Loyola. Enjoying the floods and other disasters / G.K. Chesterton --
Celebration: A Christmas carol / Christina Rossetti. Sarah's laughter / Frederick Buechner. At the wedding of Odette Bacot and Jean Teilhard d'Eyry (14 June 1928) / Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Religious joy ; Christ, a quickening spirit / John Henry Newman --
Readings for the fifth week: The firstfruits of the spirit / John Wesley. Comparatively small faults and virtues / Hannah More. What it means to be a creature / Frederick William Faber. The traffic of the temple / Amy Carmichael.
Responsibility: edited by Richard J. Foster & Emilie Griffin.

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