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The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders.The tThe most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders.The texts are first-rate, and the introductions are informative and reliable. The books will be a welcome addition to the bookshelf of every literate religious persons". -- The Christian Century...

Title : William Law: A Serious Call to a Devout & Holy Life & the Spirit of Love
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ISBN : 9780809121441
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 542 Pages
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  • Diane
    2019-04-16 02:28

    An 18th century Anglican work on Christian living. The author challenges the Christian to put God first and to avoid vain amusements. Law was said to be the prophet to the idle rich, and he certainly fulfills that vocation well. I thought he was sometimes overly harsh on innocent diversions, such as music, but his challenge to put God first in all things hits the mark. I was particularly impressed by his positive assessment of the more religious pagans (Plato, Socrates, etc.).