qMYSTERY and MEANINGq is a compilation of inspirational quotes, mystical prose, philosophical polemics, and poetic verse from the mind and heart of GEBRE MENFES KIDUS (qServant of the Holy Spiritq). The authoras words provide a unique and valuable perspective on many of the vital religious, social, and moral issues of our time. Gebre Menfes Kidus balances contemplative reflections with impassioned argument, leaving the reader both challenged and inspired. These essays and aphorisms provide edification for the philosopher, the theologian, the spiritual seeker, and the lay Christian. The author addresses a variety of topics, such as: + Orthodox Theology + Spiritual Warfare + Mysticism + Social Justice + Metaphysics + Christian Pacifism + Biblical Commentary + Human Rights + The Teachings of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church This book was written with the permission and blessing of the author's Priest, Tsebate YemaneBrhane Asrat GebreMariam. All opinions and views contained within are subject to the scrutiny and correction of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church.... spanning the themes of spiritual warfare, mysticism, Orthodox theology, human rights, metaphysics, social justice, ... It is my desire that these words will inspire spiritual devotion, social consciousness, and an interest in the Orthodox Christian Faith ... These composed texts may serve as a manual for spiritual reflection, as a devotional guide, or as stimulus for philosophical and theological contemplation.
|Title||:||MYSTERY and MEANING|
|Author||:||Gebre Menfes Kidus|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2011-08-05|