By Tony Campolo
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The God of Intimacy and motion finds how contemplative non secular practices can result in higher intimacy with God and gasoline ardour for attaining out to others, via spreading the excellent news and fostering justice for the bad and oppressed. The authors convey why this mix isn't just an important yet ancient: it truly is vividly proven within the lives of saints reminiscent of St Francis of Assisi, Ignatius of Loyola, and Catherine of Siena.
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