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The amish way [electronic resource] : Patient Faith in a Perilous World.

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  • ISBN: 9780470890974 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9780470890882 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: A sensitive and realistic look at the spiritual life and practices of the AmishThis second book by the authors of the award-winning Amish Grace sheds further light on the Amish, this time on their faith, spirituality, and spiritual practices. They interpret the distinctive practices of the Amish way of life and spirituality in their cultural context and explore their applicability for the wider world. Using a holistic perspective, the book tells the story of Amish religious experience in the words of the Amish themselves. Due to their long-standing friendships and relationships with Amish people, this author team may be the only set of interpreters able to provide an outsider-insider perspective.Provides a behind-the-scenes examination of Amish spiritual life Shows how the Amish practices can be applied to the wider world Written by authors with unprecedented access to the Amish community Written in a lively and engaging style, The Amish...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Jossey-Bass, 2010. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3717 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 394 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Religion & Spirituality.
Genre: Electronic books.

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