Ursula King is an internationally renowned scholar on spirituality, interfaith dialogue, women and religion and author of Christian Mystics and Spirit of Fire.
The Search for Spirituality is a magisterial overview of the incredibly rich and diverse spiritual landscapes of our world. It looks at diversity and religious pluralism and clarifies the meaning of spirituality in different languages and cultures. It shows how numerous new approaches to spirituality have now emerged at a personal level-linked to health, the different stages of life, to the education of children, and to liflong learning-and ponders wheter women's spirituality is different from men. It presents the spiritual dimensions of nature,science, and technology; the transcending experiences of art and spirit; and the powerful expressions of ecological spirituality.
The Search for Spirituality offers a vision full of insight, hope, and inspiration, and calls for the power of love to transform ourselves and the world we live in.
"Beautifully written, this is an enlightening book that informs while it gently persuades. Opening many windows onto spiritual experience in our increasingly global culture, it invites the reader to partake and contribute." --Elizabeth Johnson, professor of theology, Fordham University, and author, "She Who Is"
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st February 2011
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.8 x 13.8 x 1.88
Weight (kg): 0.3