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The Resource In the spirit of happiness, the Monks of New Skete

In the spirit of happiness, the Monks of New Skete

Label
In the spirit of happiness
Title
In the spirit of happiness
Statement of responsibility
the Monks of New Skete
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Along with "a history and explanation of the origins of monasticism," the Monks of New Skete present ideas on emulating aspects of the life of a monk in order to achieve human happiness
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
255/.81
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BX388.N48
LC item number
M65 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Monks of New Skete
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New Skete (Monastery : Cambridge, N.Y.)
  • Monastic and religious life
  • Orthodox Eastern monasticism and religious orders
  • Christian life
Label
In the spirit of happiness, the Monks of New Skete
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Self-knowledge
  • Sacred reading and the word
  • The growth of Christian Monasticism
  • Practicing sacred reading
  • Pray without ceasing?
  • Later developments in Monasticism
  • One mind, one heart
  • What does love look like?
  • Whence New Skete?
  • Good work
  • The seeker
  • A river of mercy
  • More about New Skete
  • In the end, happiness
  • What is monasticism?
  • First fervor
  • The discipline of change
  • What is a monk?
  • Asceticism and life
  • What about techniques?
  • The beginnings of Christian Monasticism
Control code
ocm40925965
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 335 pages
Isbn
9780316578516
Lccn
99022489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40925965
Label
In the spirit of happiness, the Monks of New Skete
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Self-knowledge
  • Sacred reading and the word
  • The growth of Christian Monasticism
  • Practicing sacred reading
  • Pray without ceasing?
  • Later developments in Monasticism
  • One mind, one heart
  • What does love look like?
  • Whence New Skete?
  • Good work
  • The seeker
  • A river of mercy
  • More about New Skete
  • In the end, happiness
  • What is monasticism?
  • First fervor
  • The discipline of change
  • What is a monk?
  • Asceticism and life
  • What about techniques?
  • The beginnings of Christian Monasticism
Control code
ocm40925965
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 335 pages
Isbn
9780316578516
Lccn
99022489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40925965

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