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Awareness: A de Mello Spirituality Conference in His Own Words

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"This is your wake-up call! You may not have even realized you were sleep-walking. Most of us are most of the time. Awareness is an eye-opener. It's Anthony de Mello telling you gently but firmly, 'It's time to get up now.'" --Charles Osgood of "CBS Sunday Morning" and "The Osgood File"

"Awareness will be the critical test of American business in the next decade. I call it the 'business of awareness.'" --F.X. Maguire, Hearth Communications Group

The heart of Anthony de Mello's bestselling spiritual message is awareness. Mixing Christian spirituality, Buddhist parables, Hindu breathing exercises, and psychological insight, de Mello's words of hope come together in Awareness in a grand synthesis.

In short chapters for reading in quiet moments at home or at the office, he cajoles and challenges: We must leave this go-go-go world of illusion and become aware. And this only happens, he insists, by becoming alive to the needs and potential of others, whether at home or in the workplace.

Here, then, is a masterful book of the spirit, challenging us to wake up in every aspect of our lives.

Synopsis:

Mixing Christian spirituality, Buddhist parables, Islamic sayings, Hindu breathing exercises, and psychological insight, spiritualist and Jesuit priest Anthony de Mello challenges readers to identify our most submerged, darkest feeling, accept them, not let them rule us, and allow this new awareness of ourselves to change us.

Synopsis:

Using humor, compassion, and insight, the beloved and best-selling Anthony de Mello teaches us to welcome the challenge of knowing ourselves and living the "aware" life.

About the Author

Anthony de Mello was a Jesuit Priest known throughout the world for his writings and spiritual conferences. He died suddenly in 1987. Among his many books are Sadhana and The Song of the Bird. J. Francis Stroud, the editor of Awareness, is a Jesuit priest who worked closely with Anthony de Mello.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385249379
Editor:
Stroud, J. Francis
Foreword:
Stroud, J. Francis
Author:
de Mello, Anthony
Author:
Anthony de Mello
Author:
Stroud, J. Francis
Publisher:
Doubleday Religion
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Discipleship
Subject:
Spiritual life
Subject:
Catholic church
Subject:
Educational Psychology
Subject:
Spirituality
Subject:
Happiness
Subject:
Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.
Subject:
Christianity - Discipleship
Subject:
Personal Growth - Happiness
Subject:
Inspirational - General
Subject:
Christian Ministry - Discipleship
Subject:
Religion Western-Inspirational
Subject:
spirituality;inspiration;religion;awareness;philosophy;christianity;meditation;self-help;non-fiction;psychology;spiritual;happiness;spiritual life;love;catholic;mindfulness
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
19900631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8 x 5.19 x 0.5 in 0.37 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Mixing Christian spirituality, Buddhist parables, Islamic sayings, Hindu breathing exercises, and psychological insight, spiritualist and Jesuit priest Anthony de Mello challenges readers to identify our most submerged, darkest feeling, accept them, not let them rule us, and allow this new awareness of ourselves to change us.
"Synopsis" by , Using humor, compassion, and insight, the beloved and best-selling Anthony de Mello teaches us to welcome the challenge of knowing ourselves and living the "aware" life.
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