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Flirting with Monasticism: Finding God on Ancient Paths Karen E. Sloan

Flirting with Monasticism: Finding God on Ancient Paths

Karen E. Sloan

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ISBN : 9780830836024
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This is a love story. Girl meets boy. Boy joins a monastic order. Their relationship sets a young woman on a much different path than she ever imagined. Woven together in Karen SloansFlirting with Monasticism are two stories of love and commitment:MoreThis is a love story. Girl meets boy. Boy joins a monastic order. Their relationship sets a young woman on a much different path than she ever imagined. Woven together in Karen SloansFlirting with Monasticism are two stories of love and commitment: her exploration of monastic spirituality set against the yearlong journey of a novice class of men preparing to join the Dominican order. Each breathlessly confusing but ultimately fulfilling step leads to unexpected treasures: new ways to pray, a deeper experience of Christian community, and closer communion with God.