Fr ronald rolheiser, in his work the holy longing: the search for a christian spirituality, proves that it all matters most in order to have a healthy spirituality, he outlines four essential pillars: attention to private prayer and morality, life attuned to social justice, mellowness of heart and spirit, and engagement in community worship.
“one of the best books on christian spirituality ever written i have recommended the holy longing to literally dozens of people–from the devout believer to the doubtful seeker–and all have found it a great help in moving closer to god rolheiser’s introduction to the spiritual life is accessible, inviting, useful, insightful and wise.
The holy longing speaks about spirituality in regards to christianity instead of 'religion,' which is why i gave this book a change and i'm glad that i did there is no phony christian agenda evident, just a book about discoveri an intelligently written book about jesus and christianity.
Beloved author ronald rolheiser continues his search for an accessible and penetrating christian spirituality in this highly anticipated follow-up to the contemporary classic, the holy longing with his trademark acuity, wit, and thoughtfulness, rolheiser shows how identifying and embracing discipleship will lead to new heights of spiritual awareness and maturity. The holy longing: the search for a christian spirituality by ronald rolheiser channeling the deep, mysterious desires of our hearts, ronald rolheiser leads readers from restlessness to peace, showing a contemporary path to authentic and healthy spiritual life.
The holy longing is a bracing alternative to religious posturing truly incarnational, ronald rolheiser grounds his vision of the spiritual life in hard real-life experiences and tells tough truths truly incarnational, ronald rolheiser grounds his vision of the spiritual life in hard real-life experiences and tells tough truths.
— the holy longing: the search for a christian spirituality god hung among thieves to be connected with the church is to be associated with scoundrels, warmongers, fakes, child-molesters, murderers, adulterers, and hypocrites of every description.