Thirsty for God
Paperback. 242 pages. Dimensions: 8.8in. x 5.8in. x 0.6in.This accessible and engaging history provides an excellent primer on the two-millennium quest for union with God, a thirst at the center of Christian life and practice. Holt traces the practice of Christian devotion, prayer, and contemplation from the biblical and influential early periods through the diverse insights of the Reformation and modern eras. Globally framed, the book also highlights the contributions of women and people of color. This new edition not only updates all the chapters and features but also adds more material on the spirituality of Jesus, medieval women mystics, and contemporary spirituality. Short excerpts from primary sources, a glossary, a timeline, a bibliography, and a set of spiritual exercises heighten the books usefulness for students and lay persons alike. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9780800637095
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About the Author: Bradley P Holt is Professor of Religion at Augsburg College, Minneapolis. He was a contributor to The Story of Christian Spirituality, published by Fortress Press in 2001.
Title: Thirsty for God
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Publishers
Book Condition: New
Book Type: Paperback
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