Spirituality of Imperfection: Storytelling and the Search for Meaning, Ernest Kurtz
I Am Not Perfect is a simple- - statement of profound truth, the first step toward- - understanding the human condition, for to deny- - your essential imperfection is to deny yourself and- - your own humanity. The spirituality of- - imperfection, steeped in the rich traditions of the Hebrew- - prophets and Greek thinkers, Buddhist sages and- - Christian disciples, is a message as timeless as it is- - timely. This insightful work draws on the wisdom- - stories of the ages to provide an extraordinary- - wellspring of hope and inspiration to anyone- - thirsting for spiritual growth and guidance in these- - troubled times.
Who are we? Why so- - we so often fall short of our goals for ourselves- - and others? By seeking to understand our- - limitations and accept the inevitably of failure and pain,- - we being to ease the hurt and move toward a- - greater sense of serenity and self-awareness.- - The Spirituality Of Imperfectionbrings- - together stories from many spiritual and- - philosophical paths, weaving past traditions into a- - spirituality and a new way of thinking and living that- - works today. It speaks so anyone who yearns to find- - meaning within suffering. Beyond theory and- - technique, inside this remarkable book you will find a- - new way of thinking, a way of living that enables- - a truly human existence.