The Awakened Heart

Paperback | April 9, 1993

byGerald G. May

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"Integrating the wisdom of ancient mystics and the insights of contemporary thinkers, May examines the spiritual longings that are often hidden and controlled by society's pressures and expectations.
"—Publishers Weekly

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"May is addressing the problems faced by all who deny themselves loving relationship with others and with God by the compulsive drive for efficiency, recognition and success. . . . (The Awakened Heart draws) on the wisdom of biblical prophets as well as philosophers such as Francis de Sales, Teresa of Avila, William Blake, Martin Buber...

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"Integrating the wisdom of ancient mystics and the insights of contemporary thinkers, May examines the spiritual longings that are often hidden and controlled by society's pressures and expectations."—Publishers Weekly

Gerald G. May, M.D. (1940-2005), practiced medicine and psychiatry for twenty-five years before becoming a senior fellow in contemplative theology and psychology at the Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation in Bethesda, Maryland. He was the author of many books and articles blending spirituality and psychology, including Addiction a...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.62 inPublished:April 9, 1993Publisher:HarperCollins

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ISBN - 10:0060654732

ISBN - 13:9780060654733

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"May is addressing the problems faced by all who deny themselves loving relationship with others and with God by the compulsive drive for efficiency, recognition and success. . . . (The Awakened Heart draws) on the wisdom of biblical prophets as well as philosophers such as Francis de Sales, Teresa of Avila, William Blake, Martin Buber and Thomas Kelly. . . ".--The Christian Century