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Glittering Vices: A New Look At the Seven Deadly Sins and Their Remedies (2nd Edition)

Paperback|Jun 2020
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:Drawing on centuries of wisdom from the Christian ethical tradition, this book takes readers on a journey of self-examination, exploring why our hearts are captivated by glittery but false substitutes for true human goodness and happiness. The first edition sold...


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:Drawing on centuries of wisdom from the Christian ethical tradition, this book takes readers on a journey of self-examination, exploring why our hearts are captivated by glittery but false substitutes for true human goodness and happiness. The first edition sold 35,000 copies and was a C. S. Lewis Book Prize award winner. Now updated and revised throughout, the second edition includes a new chapter on grace and growth through the spiritual disciplines. Questions for discussion and study are included at the end of each chapter.
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 550136
  • Product Code 9781587434402
  • ISBN 1587434407
  • EAN 9781587434402
  • Pages 288
  • Department General Books
  • Category Christian Living
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Brazos Press
  • Publication Date Jun 2020
  • Sales Rank 24957
  • Dimensions 228 x 152 x 18mm
  • Weight 0.396kg

Rebecca Konyndyk Deyoung

Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung is professor of philosophy at Calvin College. Her previous books includeGlittering Vices: A New Look at the Seven Deadly Sins and Their Remedies. She has published and lectured on many other vices and virtues, including sloth, despair, envy, gluttony, fear, magnanimity, and hope.

  • :<b>contents<br></b>1. Why Study The Vices?<br>2. Gifts From The Desert: The Origins And History Of The Vices Tradition<br>3. Envy: Feeling Bitter When Others Have It Better<br>4. Vainglory: Image Is Everything<br>5. Sloth (acedia): Resistance To The Demands Of Love<br>6. Avarice: Possession And Mastery<br>7. Wrath: Holy Emotion Or Hellish Passion?<br>8. Gluttony: Feeding Your Face And Starving Your Heart<br>9. Lust: Sexuality Stripped Down<br>10. The Rest Of The Journey: Self-examination, Spiritual Formation, And The Seven Capital Vices<br>epilogue<br>index

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