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Book Review: The Other Side Of Chaos – Margaret Silf

Published on July 2, 2012 By Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

THE OTHER SIDE OF CHAOS Breaking Through When Life Is Breaking Down Author: Margaret Silf In her new book, the popular writer Margaret Silf takes us on a journey through the pitfalls and the opportunities of change. Transitions may be awkward and uncomfortable, but they also put into places where new life can flourish. Silf more »

Book Review: Happiness – Joan Chittister

Published on June 29, 2012 By Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

HAPPINESS Author: Joan Chittister We all want to be happy. But what does ‘happiness’ mean? And what must we do if we wish to achieve it? Never before in history has so much been written about happiness by so many. Every generation seeks it out. Every civilization defines it for themselves. In her absorbing new more »

Book Review: Our One Great Act Of Fidelity – Ronald Rolheiser

Published on June 28, 2012 By Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

OUR ONE GREAT ACT OF FIDELITY Waiting for Christ in the Eucharist Author: Ronald Rolheiser More so than anything else, the Eucharist is what anchors many peoples’ life, prayer, and ultimately the way they live their lives. In this deeply personal book, Father Ronald Rolheiser delves into the history and meaning of this sacred tradition, more »

Book Review: Breathing Under The Water – Richard Rohr

Published on June 27, 2012 By Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

BREATHING UNDER THE WATER Spirituality and the Twelve Steps Author: Richard Rohr When we learn to identify our addiction, embrace our brokenness, and surrender to God, we begin to bring healing to ourselves and our world. In Breathing Under Water, Richard Rohr shows how the gospel principles in the Twelve Steps can free anyone from more »

Book Review: Streams of contentment – Robert J Wicks

Published on June 25, 2012 By Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

STREAMS OF CONTENTMENT Lessons I Learned on My Uncle’s Farm Author: Robert J. Wicks With characteristic charm and insight, Wicks offers a simple prescription for finding contentment: have low expectations and high hopes, recognize that a little silence and solitude is no small thing, and discover the surprising power of humility. He also includes thirty more »