Radical Spirit: 12 Ways to Live a Free and  Authentic Life  -     By: Joan Chittister
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Radical Spirit: 12 Ways to Live a Free and Authentic Life

Convergent Books / 2017 / Hardcover

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 192
Vendor: Convergent Books
Publication Date: 2017
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0451495179
ISBN-13: 9780451495174

Publisher's Description

Feeling burnt-out from life, strung-out from social media, and put out by a society that always wants more from you? Beloved nun and social activist Joan Chittister, who appeared on Oprah's Super Soul Sunday, offers a practical, character-building, and inspirational guide to help you take control of your emotional life and redirect your spiritual destiny.

Joan Chittister, whom Publishers Weekly calls "one of the most well-known and trusted contemporary spiritual authors," is a rabble-rousing force of nature for social justice, and a passionate proponent of personal faith and spiritual fulfillment. Drawing on little known, ancient teachings of the saints, Sister Joan offers a practical program to help transform our thinking and rebel against our fears, judgments and insecurities.

"Freedom from anxiety, worry, and tensions at home and work, comes when we give ourselves to something greater," she argues. "We need to seek wisdom rather than simply facts, to think before speaking, and in turn create respectful communities." With a series of twelve simple rules for healthy spiritual living, Chittister not only reminds us, but pleads with us, to develop enduring values by shifting our attention to how God wants us to live. This book will teach you how to accomplish this.

Author Bio

Joan Chittister, O.S.B., is an internationally known writer and lecturer and the executive director of Benetvision, a resource and research center for contemporary spirituality in Erie, Pennsylvania. A Benedictine Sister of Erie, Pennsylvania, she served as president of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, president of the Conference of American Benedictine Prioresses, and was prioress of the Benedictine Sisters of Erie for twelve years. Sister Joan received her doctorate from Penn State University in speech communications theory. She has received numerous awards for her work on behalf of peace and women in church and in society.

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"Sister Joan Chittister is one of the great Christian spiritual masters of our time.  I never come away from her books without being inspired, nourished and, most of all, challenged." --James Martin, SJ, author of The Jesuit's Guide to (Almost) Everything

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