Contemplative Christianity
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Contemplative Christianity an approach to the realities of religion by Aelred Graham

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Published by Seabury Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Spiritual life -- Christianity.,
  • Christianity -- 20th century.,
  • Christianity and other religions.

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Edition Notes

StatementAelred Graham.
LC ClassificationsBV4501.2 .G724 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5062134M
ISBN 100816402698
LC Control Number74026989

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  In these two senses, “contemplation” in Christianity is used to refer to the inner path of faith and practice in which a person of faith seeks to open more deeply to an awareness of the Divine at the heart of all creation and to surrender to God. Contemplative Christianity – Moments of rest and reflection with the gentle Heart of Jesus. Prayer, contemplation, heart of Jesus, Christian, spiritual life, meditation, Discalced Carmelite secular adapted from my book Everyday Holiness, A Guide to Living Here and Getting to Eternity. carolynshumphreys Uncategorized Leave a comment. The transcendent experience that many Christians seek in Eastern religions is abundantly available to those who make use of the suggestions in this introduction to contemplative Christianity/5.   Martin Laird provides the most accessible intro to Christian contemplation of which I’m aware, covering all the basics of the different styles of practice and what unites them, the history, theology, and scriptural foundations of contemplative Christian practice. Thich Naht Hanh.

God is All in All – The Evolution of the Contemplative Christian Spiritual Journey $ Add to cart. That We May Be One – Christian Non-Duality (DVD + 18 page booklet) $ Add to cart. Thomas Keating – From the Mind to the Heart $ Add to cart. World Without End $ The contemplative path is both ascent and descent. It is a movement of love in our inmost self allowing us to grow in awareness of our inner egoic tendencies that keep us from manifesting divine love in the world. We usually come to a place of accepting this process after what Franciscan author Richard Rohr calls necessary suffering. Contemplative Life N. Oracle Rd. Suite Tucson, Arizona   The transcendent experience that many Christians seek in Eastern religions is abundantly available to those who make use of the suggestions in this introduction to contemplative Christianity. The Christian heritage contains a rich contemplative Brand: The Crossroad Publishing Company.