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A Monk in the World: Cultivating a Spiritual Life

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In A Monk in the World, Teasdale explores what Griffiths charge has meant for him — to live as a monk outside the monastery, to integrate teachings from the worlds religions with his own Catholic training, to combine his vigorous spiritual practice with the necessities of making a living and pursuing a course of social justice in a big American city—as well as how readers can find their own spiritual path amidst the rigors of everyday life. Along the way, Teasdale explores the real world topics of friendship; time, work, and money; the problem and opportunity of the homeless; a contemplative understanding of suffering; the struggle to promote personal and social change; as well as the as the role of the church and nature in building spiritual understanding.

Building on the success and insights of his first book, The Mystic Heart, Teasdale gives a compelling glimpse of the unique spiritual path he has followed, and how everyone can find their own internal monastery and bring spiritual practice into their busy lives.

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Teasdale is a Chicago-based lay monk who combines the traditions of Christianity and Hinduism in the way of Christian Sannyasa. He explains what it means to him to lead a life of activism and teaching outside the monastery.
Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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The Mystic Heart chronicled Brother Wayne Teasdales journey into a multifaceted spirituality blending his traditional Catholic training and the Eastern way of sannyasa (Indian monkhood). A Monk in the World tells what that journey has meant for him — living as a monk outside the monastery, integrating teachings from the worlds religions with his own Catholic training, combining his vigorous spiritual practice with the necessities of making a living, and pursuing a course of social justice in a major American city. In telling his story, Teasdale shows how others can find their own “internal monastery” and bring spiritual practice into their busy lives.

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A monk and mystic maps out a spiritual path that combines Eastern and Western religious traditions.

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ISBN:
9781577314370
Foreword:
Wilber, Ken
Publisher:
New World Library
Foreword by:
Wilber, Ken
Foreword:
Wilber, Ken
Author:
Wilber, Ken
Author:
Teasdale, Wayne
Subject:
General
Subject:
Spirituality
Subject:
Spirituality - General
Subject:
RELIGION / Spirituality
Subject:
Religion Comparative-General
Edition Description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Publication Date:
20030931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
1200x1200

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The Mystic Heart chronicled Brother Wayne Teasdales journey into a multifaceted spirituality blending his traditional Catholic training and the Eastern way of sannyasa (Indian monkhood). A Monk in the World tells what that journey has meant for him — living as a monk outside the monastery, integrating teachings from the worlds religions with his own Catholic training, combining his vigorous spiritual practice with the necessities of making a living, and pursuing a course of social justice in a major American city. In telling his story, Teasdale shows how others can find their own “internal monastery” and bring spiritual practice into their busy lives.
"Synopsis" by , A monk and mystic maps out a spiritual path that combines Eastern and Western religious traditions.
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