In this book, Father Meninger, one of the leading figures in the Centering Prayer movement, explores the most complex but necessary facet of spiritual life: forgiveness. In simple, compelling language he describes the fivefold Stages of Forgiveness - claiming the hurt, guilt, victim, anger, and finally wholeness - and the various time-tested Tools for Forgiveness--scriptural meditation, compassion meditation, centering meditation, focusing, and vulnerability. Throughout the book, we encounter captivating, real-life stories of persons who have learned the healing message of the process of forgiveness.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 156 Vendor: Continuum International Publication Date: 1997
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.41 X 0.44 (inches) ISBN: 0826410081 ISBN-13: 9780826410085 Availability: In Stock
William A. Meninger is one of the leading figures of the centering prayer movement--a movement dedicated to bringing the power of prayer to the very heart of daily experience. Father Meninger here explores that most complex but most necessary facet of spiritual life: forgiveness. He shows how we can learn to make this most difficult act part of our spiritual practice.