This work is written for the increasing number of people who are aware of the contradictions implicit in traditional approaches to issues in art, law, science, business, politics, education, the family and other vital areas. The authors are concerned with the process of wisdom development, aiming to assist the personal development of a wisdom that will become instinctive and govern actions in a spontaneous, godly manner. Illustrated with both ancient and modern stories, the book lets us discover how God's original wisdom for the world has transformative power even for today's fast-paced, pluralist culture.
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John Peck is a co-founder of the Greenbelt Arts Festival and College House (Cambridge). He is senior advisor to several interdisciplinary groups in the UK, US and Europe. American author, Charles Strohmer is the founder of The Living Wisdom Center, which seeks through seminars, workshops and publishing to promote a wisdom that appreciates the unity, diversity and complexity of life under God.Review:
"An invaluable guide for anyone interested in thinking through how Christian teachings might be applied to life in the world at the start of the 21st century." John Drane, Head of Practical Theology, University of Aberdeen.
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Book Description S.P.C.K., 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0281054282