Slowing Time

Slowing Time

Seeing the Sacred Outside your Kitchen Door

Book - 2014
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Baker & Taylor
Presents a Christian guide to the spiritual inspirations which can be found in the surrounding world through all of the seasons of the year.

Ingram Book Company
Barbara Mahany believes the sacred is all around, within finger’s reach—here to be gathered, culled, collected, through the simple yet complex art of paying attention, of savoring the moment, of cultivating stillness. Making room for the God and illuminating the Godly specks in the everyday. Noticing the seen, revealing the unseen, and pinpointing the divine in both.

The book sifts through the terrain of three particular landscapes where the author most often encounters the stirrings of the Divine: under heaven’s dome; on the front lines of the homefront; and in the unspooling of the seasons. The most essential prayer, often, is the life closely examined, held up to the light.

By probing deeply the nooks and crannies of the home-front, the author points out that the reader need not venture far to find what matters most. And the questions stirred will linger, long after the page is turned.
Invites readers to discern the divine in the ordinary moments of everyday and live an examined life where everything is a form of prayer.

Publisher: Nashville, TN : Abingdon Press, 2014
ISBN: 9781426776427
Characteristics: 208 pages ; 22 cm


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