Stillness Speaks

Whispers of Now

Author: Eckhart Tolle

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780733627071

Category: Spiritual life

Page: 130

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Eckhart Tolle's writings on the power of living in the moment have fast become the most sought-after modern classic on spiritual enlightenment. Now, in this new, life-transforming book, Tolle illuminates the fundamental elements of his teachings, as we are invited to contemplate the spiritual truths that come through embracing silence and stillness. STILLNESS SPEAKS is a collection of 200 concise and beautifully illuminating entries, arranged into twelve reflective themes. Each entry can stand as its own teaching or may be read as part of the fluid sequence of its theme. In their totality, the entries provide a road map out of human suffering. When we are no longer limited by our thinking mind, suffering and pain disappear and we are able to move towards a fuller understanding of our relationships, of nature, and of the profound wisdom that is to be found in stillness.
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Bibliography of Occult and Fantastic Beliefes, vol.4 S-Z

e-paper EDITION of pseudonym-group "Paul Smith"

Author: Paul Smith (collective pseudonym)

Publisher: Buike Science And Music

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 254

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EDITION of undercover-collective "Paul Smith", probably Melbourne/Australia - general purpose: mental hygiene in "esoteric matters", special purpose: esoterism around "Rennes-le-Chateau and Berenger Sauniere" - covering ca. 21.000 titles in 2017
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Teach from the Heart

Pedagogy as Spiritual Practice

Author: Jenell Paris

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 149823349X

Category: Religion

Page: 136

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How can a teacher remain whole and happy, able to teach well for an entire semester, an entire year, and an entire career? Teach from the Heart is about finding, rediscovering, or holding on to the heart of the teaching life, which is, quite literally, the teacher's heart. It is an encouragement to take up teaching as more than a service to provide, a profession to master, or a job to perform. It is an invitation to artisanry, teaching as a craft that we master by working with our hands over long periods of time, producing results that bear the mark of their maker. Whether you're just beginning, or in it for the long haul, sit down with Teach from the Heart and deepen your heart for the teaching life. We need not bring to class the wisdom and knowledge we gained elsewhere; we can take up teaching as a spiritual practice, with the classroom as a sacred space for our own formation as persons. With nearly forty years' experience as both student and teacher, Jenell Paris's perspective is hard-won, but still lighthearted and enthusiastic. Teachers from any context will benefit: stories and examples include preschool, K-12, community education, and college teaching.
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Paths Between Head and Heart

Exploring the Harmonies of Science and Spirituality

Author: Oliver C. Robinson

Publisher: John Hunt Publishing

ISBN: 178279901X

Category: Philosophy

Page: 288

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Paths Between Head and Heart provides an accessible but comprehensive account of how science and spirituality relate, not as enemies, but as partners in the quest for a truth that is greater than either one can understand alone. While many books have been written on science and religion, not many have looked at how spirituality and science exist as complementary parts of a larger whole, and how they relate specifically to the transitional challenges that define our era. '...explains the paradox of the unity of science and spirituality. Oliver Robinson shows that these two ways of looking at the world, so often seen as opposing forces, actually come from the same source...' Jennifer Kavanagh, author of The World is Our Cloister
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The Golden Thread

A Quiet Revolution in Holistic Cancer Care

Author: Pat Pilkington

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 1784504459

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 160

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Pat Pilkington was co-founder of the Bristol Cancer Help Centre, the first charity to offer a truly holistic approach to cancer care. In this memoir, completed when she knew she was approaching death, Pat tells her story; starting with her childhood, through the early days of the Centre to its growth into Penny Brohn Cancer Care, the globally influential institution it is today. Above all, she shares her own spiritual journey, her deep exploration of faith, love, and what lies at the core of each human life and each human death. She speaks to life, not just to cancer, and shows how the restoration of the human spirit is an essential part of holistic healing. The Golden Thread of the title is the transcendent nature of love that runs though everything, awakening the potential to uplift, inspire, overcome and create anew, even in the face of severe adversity.
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Path of Thorns

Soviet Mennonite Life under Communist and Nazi Rule

Author: Jacob J. Neufeld

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 144266441X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 476

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Under Bolshevik and Nazi rule, nearly one-third of all Soviet Mennonites – including more than half of all adult men – perished, while a large number were exiled to the east and the north by the Soviet secret police (NKVD). Others fled westward on long treks, seeking refuge in Germany during the Second World War. However, at war’s end, the majority of the USSR refugees living in Germany were sent to the Soviet Gulag, where many died. Paths of Thorns is the story of Jacob Abramovich Neufeld (1895–1960), a prominent Soviet Mennonite leader and writer, as well as one of these Mennonites sent to the Gulag. Consisting of three parts – a Gulag memoir, a memoir-history, and a long letter from Neufeld to his wife – this volume mirrors the life and suffering of Neufeld’s generation of Soviet Mennonites. In the words of editor and translator Harvey L. Dyck, “Neufeld’s writings elevate a simple story of terror and survival into a remarkable chronicle and analysis of the cataclysm that swept away his small but significant ethno-religious community.”
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