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The St. Francis holy fool prayer book, (ebook)

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The St. Francis holy fool prayer book
Title
The St. Francis holy fool prayer book
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Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of The St. Francis Prayer Book, Jon Sweeney offers an ancient-medieval way of understanding and experiencing the Gospel: the Holy Fool. This countercultural approach is exemplified in the life and teachings of Francis of Assisi, the most popular Saint in history, and his good friend, Brother Juniper. What does it mean to be a fool for Christ? It meant to St. Francis: being small not strong, valuing joy over pleasure, avoiding positions of power, and enjoying rather than avoiding moments of insecurity, fear, and awkwardness. These practices revealed to the first Franciscans how being foolish in the eyes of the world is a sure way to discover a renewed sense of the presence of God. Includes a week of daily offices focused on the concept of the Holy Fool and spiritual practices for countercultural living
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1967-
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Sweeney, Jon M.
Dewey number
242/.802
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Catholic Church
  • Francis
  • Christian life
Target audience
adult
Label
The St. Francis holy fool prayer book, (ebook)
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Publication
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781640600317
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12126162
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12126162
System control number
MWT12126162
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The St. Francis holy fool prayer book, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781640600317
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12126162
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12126162
System control number
MWT12126162
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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