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Saffron Cross The Unlikely Story of How a Christian Minister Married a Hindu Monk

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ISBN-10: 1935205161

ISBN-13: 9781935205166

Edition: 2013

Authors: J. Dana Trent

List price: $9.99
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Saffron Cross is the intriguing memoir of Dana, a Baptist minister, and Fred, a devout Hindu and former monk. The two meet on eHarmony and begin a sometimes daunting but ultimately inspiring journey of interfaith relationship and marriage. Trent's compelling vignettes, refreshingly honest and laced with self-deprecating humor, offer readers a glimpse into the challenges of bringing together two vastly different spiritual paths into one household. This book includes chapters on an Indian ashram honeymoon, vegetarianism, sabbath keeping, prayer, and grief, plus other challenges of interfaith relationships. This memoir of the relationship between two ministers from different faiths shows how…    
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Book details

List price: $9.99
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Upper Room Books
Publication date: 10/1/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.440

J. Dana Trent is a freelance writer, nonprofit consultant, and adjunct faculty member in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina. An ordained Baptist minister, she holds a master of divinity degree from Duke Divinity School. She credits her husband's (Fred's) deep spiritual practice, fervent scripture study, and thirst for God with helping her cultivate a deeper walk in her Christian journey.

Acknowledgments
Sex-Free Honeymoon
eHarmony
Dating and Interfaith Tensions
Formation
Wading into Married Life
Sabbath-Keeping
Vegetarianism
Religious Differences
Audarya
Mirrors