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The Resource Four elements : reflections on nature, John O'Donohue ; foreword by Pat O'Donohue

Four elements : reflections on nature, John O'Donohue ; foreword by Pat O'Donohue

Label
Four elements : reflections on nature
Title
Four elements
Title remainder
reflections on nature
Statement of responsibility
John O'Donohue ; foreword by Pat O'Donohue
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the author's spiritual insights on the natural elements of water, stone, air, and fire, and provides guidance and non-denominational recommendations for building a spiritual connection to nature
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1956-2008
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O'Donohue, John
Dewey number
201.77
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL65.N35
LC item number
O36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Nature
  • Landscapes
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Label
Four elements : reflections on nature, John O'Donohue ; foreword by Pat O'Donohue
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Air : the breath of God. Breath and time -- Breath as prayer -- Air and the invisible -- Space as welcome and possibility -- Water : the tears of the earth. To free the silted source -- The language of tears -- The well : free flow between the known and the unknown -- Water and time -- The ocean as immense divinity -- The river : fluid presence through landscape -- Rains from the heavens -- Water as mirror -- The folklore of water -- Fire : at home at the hearth of spirit. Origins of fire -- Fire in the earth -- Fire on the earth -- Fire and fear -- Fire and the soul -- Stone : as the tabernacle of memory. Landscape : first born of creation -- Landscape as silence -- Landscape as presence -- Transience and memory -- The memory of the earth -- Stone as the tabernacle of memory -- Stone : a fourfold conversation with the elements -- Stone and fire -- Stone and earth -- Stone and air -- Stone and water
Control code
ocn699763947
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxxi, 159 p.
Isbn
9780307717603
Lccn
2011276225
System control number
(OCoLC)699763947
Label
Four elements : reflections on nature, John O'Donohue ; foreword by Pat O'Donohue
Publication
Contents
Air : the breath of God. Breath and time -- Breath as prayer -- Air and the invisible -- Space as welcome and possibility -- Water : the tears of the earth. To free the silted source -- The language of tears -- The well : free flow between the known and the unknown -- Water and time -- The ocean as immense divinity -- The river : fluid presence through landscape -- Rains from the heavens -- Water as mirror -- The folklore of water -- Fire : at home at the hearth of spirit. Origins of fire -- Fire in the earth -- Fire on the earth -- Fire and fear -- Fire and the soul -- Stone : as the tabernacle of memory. Landscape : first born of creation -- Landscape as silence -- Landscape as presence -- Transience and memory -- The memory of the earth -- Stone as the tabernacle of memory -- Stone : a fourfold conversation with the elements -- Stone and fire -- Stone and earth -- Stone and air -- Stone and water
Control code
ocn699763947
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxxi, 159 p.
Isbn
9780307717603
Lccn
2011276225
System control number
(OCoLC)699763947

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