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Advance Praise for The Restless Heart. Ronald Rolheiser examines the pain of loneliness and the meaning of our longing with compassionate precision.

Advance Praise for The Restless Heart. The book is not simply an exercise in personal spirituality but comes at a time when great social and political harm is done because many of us cannot endure and enjoy who we are in our loneliness. A much needed antidote to the uneasiness of the times. Alan Jones, dean of Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, and author of Living the Truth and Seasons of Grace. Ronald Rolheiser has emerged as one of the finest spiritual writers of our time.

In The Restless Heart, Ronald Rolheiser identifies different types of loneliness and discusses the dangers and opportunities they represent in our lives

In The Restless Heart, Ronald Rolheiser identifies different types of loneliness and discusses the dangers and opportunities they represent in our lives. Using contemporary parables from literature, film, and his own life, he shows that loneliness can be a tremendously creative and even valuable force when it is recognized, accepted and used as a dynamic catalyst

Ronald Rolheiser, . born 1947 in Cactus Lake, Saskatchewan), in August 2005 was elected president of the Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas.

Ronald Rolheiser, . He received his doctorate at the University of Louvain, and is a member of the Catholic Theological Society of America, the Canadian Theological Society, and the Religious Studies Association of Alberta. Before taking his current position, he taught for many years at Newman Theological College in Edmonton, Alberta

In THE RESTLESS HEART, Ronald Rolheiser identifies different types of loneliness and discusses the dangers and opportunities they represent in our lives

In THE RESTLESS HEART, Ronald Rolheiser identifies different types of loneliness and discusses the dangers and opportunities they represent in our lives. Using contemporary parables from literature, film, and his own life, he shows that loneliness can be a tremendously creative and even valuable force when it is recognized, accepted and used as a dynamic catalyst

In The Restless Heart, Ronald Rolheiser identifies different types of loneliness and discusses the dangers and opportunities they represent in our lives

In The Restless Heart, Ronald Rolheiser identifies different types of loneliness and discusses the dangers and opportunities they represent in our lives. Using contemporary parables from literature, film, and his own life, he shows that loneliness can be a tremendously creative and even valuable force when it is recognized, accepted and used as a dynamic catalyst. RONALD ROLHEISER, . is a specialist in the fields of spirituality and systematic theology. He is the author of The Holy Longing, which has sold more than 100,000 copies, Forgotten Among the Lilies, The Shattered Lantern. Using contemporary parables from literature, film, and his own life, he shows that loneliness can be a tremendously creative and even valuable force when it is recognized, accepted and used as a dynamic catalyst

In The Restless Heart, Ron Rolheiser addresses the problems of. .

In The Restless Heart, Ron Rolheiser addresses the problems of loneliness and isolation in the present age. In Forgotten Among The Lilies, he takes readers to the next step by focusing on the obsessions that can dominate our modern lives. In this deeply personal book, Father Ronald Rolheiser delves into the history and meaning of this sacred tradition, drawing upon the insights of various scripture scholars, theologians, and church teachings. Using contemporary parables from literature, film, and his own life, he shows that loneliness can be a tremendously creative and even valuable force when it is recognized, accepted and used as a dynamic catalyst

Written over twenty years ago, The Restless Heart was the product of a lonely young man searching for meaning to his feelings of emptiness and isolation. Powerful and autobiographical this new edition loses none of the passion and idealism of the younger writer. Indeed, Rolheiser comments in his Preface how timid we can become with maturity and how re-reading his early work he felt pride for his younger, braver self. Identifying different types of loneliness, the author reassures and challenges and frees the reader to live more meaningfully with solitude.

The Restless Heart epub download

ISBN13: 978-0340862377

ISBN: 0340862378

Author: Ronald Rolheiser

Category: Self-Help

Language: English

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Religious Books (November 30, 2003)

Pages: 208 pages

ePUB size: 1753 kb

FB2 size: 1139 kb

Rating: 4.9

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