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John Main: Essential Writings
By John Main

John Main: Essential Writings

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John Main: Essential Writings by John Main

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John Main (1926-1982), an English Benedictine monk, pioneered the practice of Christian meditation. His genius was to recover a way into the contemplative experience for ordinary people within the Christian tradition. Hailed by Bede Griffiths as the "most important spiritual guide in the church today, " Main's work inspired the foundation of the World Community for Christian Meditation and a network of hundreds of meditation groups around the world.John Main introduces the practice of Christian meditation for modern people who wish to deepen their spiritual lives.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781570754159
ISBN-10: 1570754152
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 134mm x 14mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Orbis Books (USA)
Publisher: Orbis Books (USA)
Publish Date: 23-Apr-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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