The Shape of Living: Spiritual Directions for Everyday Life

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Baker Books, 1998 - Religion - 201 pages
Cambridge theologian David Ford has written a masterful book on tapping into the deep resources of God to provide directions for everyday life, life that in our times is marked by information overload, insecurity, and overwhelming responsibility.

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David Ford takes the ancient Christian notion of "Vocation" - the life that one should lead in order to be most fulfilled and closest to God - and considers what relevance it has at the end of the ... Read full review

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Challenging and thought-provoking. Excelent little book. Read full review


Foreword by George Carey Archbishop
Faces and Voices
Vocations and Compulsions

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David F. Ford is Regius Professor of Divinity at Cambridge University. He is the author or editor of seven books, including The Modern Theologians: An Introduction to Christian Theology in the Twentieth Century.

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