Way to Listen to God
By (author) Morton T. Kelsey
Normal Price: $17.03
Your Price: $15.33 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $1.70! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.77 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Dreams by Morton T. Kelsey
Book DescriptionA basic introduction to the interpretation of dreams, providing guidelines for understanding their spiritual significance.
Buy Dreams book by Morton T. Kelsey from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780809120468
(180mm x 109mm x 9mm)
Imprint: Paulist Press International,U.S.
Publisher: Paulist Press International,U.S.
Publish Date: 1-Dec-1978
Country of Publication: United States
US Kirkus Review » There is no room in an Aristotelian universe for dreams; but a neo-Platonic universe is something else again, and it is to that complex of Enneadic spiralings into the nootic unknown that the Reverend Kelsey refers, sometimes consciously, in this "Christian Interpretation" of dreams. Kelsey basically agrees with Jung that "dreams offer contact with a realm that seems to be the same as the spiritual realm described by the church" and his book is a plea for the church to return to its pre-Aristotelian faith in dreams as symbols of spiritual portent. The major part of the work is a history of nocturnal phantasmata, from the times of the Greeks and Romans to the exploration of dream phenomena by modern psychology; this is by far the best part of the book. The remainder of the material is an ad hominem pleading for "a return to the Christian interpretation of dreams" via the psychologist's good offices, and it is too fragmentary to give more than a hint of what Kelsey has in mind. On the whole, the book is a readable, and sometimes intriguing, mixture of conjecture, misinterpretation of the writings of the Greek and Latin Fathers, and able application of the findings of modern science to the dark corners of Christian experience. The reader cannot avoid the impression, however, that the author reached his conclusions long before he attempted to establish his premises. (Kirkus Reviews)
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Dreams book by Morton T. Kelsey and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.