Care of the Soul : A Guide for Cultivating Depth and Sacredness in Everyday Life
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Thomas Moore
- Publish Date: 1994-01-26
In this special twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Mooreâs bestselling Care of the Soul, which includes a new introduction by the author, readers are presented with a revolutionary approach to thinking about daily lifeâeveryday activities, events, problems, and creative opportunitiesâand a therapeutic lifestyle is proposed that focuses on looking more deeply into emotional problems and learning how to sense sacredness in ordinary things.
Basing his writing on the ancient model of âcare of the soulââwhich provided a religious context for viewing the everyday events of lifeâMoore brings âcare of the soulâ into the twenty-first century. Promising to deepen and broaden the readersâ perspectives on their life experiences, Moore draws on his own life as a therapist practicing âcare of the soul,â as well as his studies of the worldâs religions and his work in music and art, to create this inspirational guide that examines the connections between spirituality and the problems of individuals and society.
âThoughtful, eloquent, inspiring.â âSan Francisco Chronicle
âI soulfully recommend it without reservation.â âJohn Bradshaw, author of Homecoming