Richard Foster's Treasury of Christian Discipline (3 Books in 1)

By: Richard Foster

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3 Books in 1 (appears to be a 1988 printing) - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. DJ is VG - 688 pages total. . . . . . Book 1.) 'Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth (Revised Edition), 228pp. // Book 2.) The Challenge of teh Disciplined Life: Christian Reflections on Money, Sex & Power, 260 pp. // Book 3.) Freedom of Simplicity, 200pp. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . Richard James Foster is a Christian theologian and author in the Quaker tradition. His writings speak to a broad Christian audience. Born in 1942, in New Mexico, Foster has been a professor at Friends University and pastor of Evangelical Friends churches. Foster resides in Denver, Colorado. He earned his undergraduate degree at George Fox University in Oregon and his Doctor of Pastoral Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary,and received an honorary doctorate from Houghton College. Foster is best known for his 1978 book Celebration of Discipline, which examines the inward disciplines of prayer, fasting, meditation, and study in the Christian life, the outward disciplines of simplicity, solitude, submission, and service, and the corporate disciplines of confession, worship, guidance, and celebration. It has sold over one million copies. It was named by Christianity Today as one of the top ten books of the twentieth century. A work described as a sequel to Celebration is Foster's 1985 Money, Sex & Power. and associated study guide. He also published Freedom of Simplicity in 1981, which further explores the discipline of simple, intentional living, Freedom of Simplicity. Prayer: Finding the Heart's True Home (1992, ISBN 0-06-062846-4), which explores 21 different types of Christian prayer, edited Devotional Classics (1993, ISBN 0-06-066966-7), a devotional guide featuring Christian wisdom through the ages, and Streams of Living Water (2001, ISBN 0-06-062822-7), which examines the place of the different spiritual traditions - Contemplative: The Prayer-Filled Life; Holiness: The Virtuous Life ; Charismatic: The Spirit-Empowered Life; Social Justice: The Compassionate Life; Evangelical: The Word-Centered Life; and Incarnational: The Sacramental Life - in Christianity.

Title: Richard Foster's Treasury of Christian Discipline (3 Books in 1)

Author Name: Richard Foster

Categories: Protestantism,

Publisher: HarperCollins Canada / Religious: 1988

ISBN Number: 006062762X

ISBN Number 13: 9780060627621

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 52793