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Author Okholm, Dennis L.

Title Monk habits for everyday people : Benedictine spirituality for Protestants / Dennis Okholm ; [foreword by Kathleen Norris].

Imprint Grand Rapids, Mich. : Brazos Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    255.1 OKH    DUE 12-13-21
Description 144 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 130-133).
Contents What's a good (Protestant Evangelical) boy doin' in a monastery? -- Why Benedictine spirituality for Protestants? -- Learning to listen -- Poverty : sharing the goods -- Obedience : objectifying providence -- Humility : letting go of the mask -- Hospitality : the guest as Christ -- Stability : staying put to get somewhere -- Balance : God in everything -- To change the world! -- A historical afterword: Why the Protestant reformers opposed monasticism.
Subject Benedictines -- Spiritual life.
Christian life.
Monastic and religious life.
ISBN 9781587431852 (pbk.)
1587431858 (pbk.)

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