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Em 'Olhando a Distância', Richard Holloway exalta as possibilidades oferecidas pela vida e examina como dúvidas e medos com muita freqüência nos paralisam, especialmente à medida que envelhecemos. Refletindo sobre o significado espiritual que está...
Inspirando-se em uma seleção eclética e variada de textos da história, da filosofia, das ciências, da poesia, da teologia e da literatura, Holloway nos mostra que podemos enfrentar o poder sedutor de agirmos como monstros. O autor questiona o que há...
The use of God in moral debate is so problematic as to be almost worthless. We can argue with one another as to whether this or that alleged claim genuinely emanated from God, but surely it is better to leave God out of the argument and find strong...
'Full of human wisdom, this is a psychologically acute and absorbing approach to a very important subject' PHILIP PULLMANIn this inspiring work, Richard Holloway tackles the great theme of forgiveness. One of the most important books on this...
Looking In The Distance celebrates the possibilities that life affords whilst examining how doubts and fears too often paralyse people, especially as they get older. It is a highly personal and meditative work that will inspire whoever reads it,...
Being human isn't easy. We might think that consciousness and free will give us control over our lives but our minds are unpredictable places. We are susceptible to forces we don't understand. We are capable of inflicting immense cruelty on one...
'Provides an excellent conceptual framework for the various approaches to resource mobilization.'Paiboon Wattanasiritham, Director General, Chief Executive Officer, Government Savings Bank, ThailandA clear and practical guide aimed at the managers of...
For curious readers young and old, a rich and colorful history of religion from humanity'apos;s earliest days to our own contentious times In an era of hardening religious attitudes and explosive religious violence, this book offers a welcome...
The absolutely poor, who are mostly rural people, are a large part of the developing world's population and their numbers are growing. Government development programmes, aided by the big donors, have made the poor poorer and have rendered them more...
From the bestselling author of Leaving Alexandria, a brilliant and perceptive reading of a beloved, contentious and remarkable holy book
At the tender age of fourteen, Richard Holloway left his home town of Alexandria, north of Glasgow, and travelled hundreds of miles to be educated and trained for the priesthood at an English monastery. By the age of twenty-five he had been ordained...
Merece perdão quem nos insulta no trabalho ou mesmo em casa? Aquele que mata ou rouba nas grandes cidades? Os terroristas e os senhores da guerra com suas matanças em série? 'Sobre o Perdão' vai do pessoal ao universal para mostrar como uma idéia tão...