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The Resource The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world, Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams

The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world, Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams

Label
The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world
Title
The book of forgiving
Title remainder
the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world
Statement of responsibility
Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the worst crimes people can inflict on others. So wherever he goes, he inevitably gets asked this question. This book is his answer. Writing with his daughter, Mpho, an Anglican priest, they lay out the simple but profound truths about the significance of forgiveness, how it works, why everyone needs to know how to grant it and receive it, and why granting forgiveness is the greatest gift we can give to ourselves when we have been wronged. They explain the four-step process of forgiveness -- Telling the Story, Naming the Hurt, Granting Forgiveness, and Renewing or Releasing the Relationship -- as well as offer meditations, exercises, and prayers to guide the reader along the way. 'With each act of forgiveness, whether small or great, we move toward wholeness,' they write. 'Forgiveness is how we bring peace to ourselves and our world.'"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
179/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1476
LC item number
.T88 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world, Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: into wholeness -- Part One: Understanding forgiveness. Why forgive? -- What forgiveness is not -- Understanding the fourfold path -- Part Two: The fourfold path. Telling the story -- Naming the hurt -- Granting forgiveness -- Renewing or releasing the relationship -- Part Three: all can be forgiven. Needing forgiveness -- Forgiving yourself -- A world of forgiveness
Control code
858749393
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780062203571
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013033890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858749393
Label
The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world, Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: into wholeness -- Part One: Understanding forgiveness. Why forgive? -- What forgiveness is not -- Understanding the fourfold path -- Part Two: The fourfold path. Telling the story -- Naming the hurt -- Granting forgiveness -- Renewing or releasing the relationship -- Part Three: all can be forgiven. Needing forgiveness -- Forgiving yourself -- A world of forgiveness
Control code
858749393
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780062203571
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013033890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858749393

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