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In the Absence of God Dwelling in the Presence of the Sacred

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ISBN-10: 0307462293

ISBN-13: 9780307462299

Edition: 2010

Authors: Sam Keen

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List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: The Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/9/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 224
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Sam Keen, author of twelve books, including Fire in the Belly, served as consulting editor at Psychology Today for many years. He is a graduate of the Harvard Divinity School and lives in Sonoma, California.

Prologue The God-Shaped Vacuum
Idolatrous Gods and Profane Ideologies
A Preview of the Journey's Itinerary
The Desert: Retreat and Renewal
Solitude: Escape from Established Religion and Cultural Mindmeld
Silence: A Sanctuary Within the Void
Slaying the Speed Demon: Holy Leisure
Meetings with Dark Angels: Repentance and Confession
Blessed Doubt: The Virtues of Agnosticism
Verbal Fasting: A Moratorium on Hallowed Words
The Never-Ending Journey: Loving the Questions
The Hidden Oasis
Remembering Eden
The Quickened Life
Epiphanies and Sacred Visions
Exploring the Primal Unconscious
Remembering Elemental Emotions
Sacred Outrage
God Talk and Sacred Nonsense
Prayers to an Absent G-d
On Speaking about G-d
Metaphors, Myths, and Metaphysical High Jumps
A Festival of Naming
Rites, Rituals, and Sacraments
Communities of Concern and the Quest for Justice
Enacting Justice
Principles of Justice
Ecological Justice
Political Justice
Economic Justice
Agents of Justice
Violence: Sacred Vision and Tragic Action
Epilogue The Re-enchantment of Everyday Life