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Intimate Spirituality: The Catholic Way of Love and Sex ePub download

by Gordon J. Hilsman

  • Author: Gordon J. Hilsman
  • ISBN: 1580512119
  • ISBN13: 978-1580512114
  • ePub: 1675 kb | FB2: 1520 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Religious Studies
  • Publisher: Sheed & Ward (March 15, 2007)
  • Pages: 208
  • Rating: 4.7/5
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Intimate Spirituality: The Catholic Way of Love and Sex ePub download

A Sheed & Ward Book. Includes bibliographical references and index.

A Sheed & Ward Book.

Seeing sexual attraction as built into humanity by the Creator to feed and challenge virtually all persons worldwide, he illustrates how intimate loving is actually a neglected aspect of Christian spirituality that has never been developed as fully as the individual and the communal.

Gordon Hilsman, . in. is a lifelong Catholic. Gordon's message is wise and enthusiastic with stronger driven way of clarifying intimate spirituality. He currently directs the Pastoral Care Education programs for the Franciscan Health System in Tacoma, Washington. Hilsman has made the biblical and faith traditional to love making. Hilsman given stronger practical knowledge in-depth studies of human, spiritual, and sexual to eros the life-cycle of true love. Hilsman has given the most knowledgeable spiritual journey of true love that most authors couldn't even compare to in his brilliant book.

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Gordon Hilsman hopes with Intimate Spirituality to bridge what he calls a chasm that exists between "intimate loving and Catholic practice" (p. xiii) by showing how a "positive, healthy view of sexuality" is a "vital spiritual path for committed couples" (jacket summary).

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Intimate Loving Spirituality casts light on all aspects of traditional Catholic culture.

Franciscan Health System. May 1991 to present · Tacoma, Washington. Conduct programs of Clinical Pastoral Education and promote spiritual persepctives on health care. Graduate Theological Institute. Class of 1989 · . Pastoral Counseling. Intimate Loving Spirituality casts light on all aspects of traditional Catholic culture.

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Because sex is considered chaste only within context of marriage, it has come to be called the "nuptial act" in Catholic discourse. Among Catholics, the nuptial act is considered to be the conjoining of a man and a woman through sexual intercourse, considered an act of love between two married persons, and is considered in this way, a gift from God. When discussing chastity, the Catechism lists several transgressions and sins against i.

In Intimate Spirituality: The Catholic Way of Love and Sex, Gordon J. Hilsman presents sexual loving as integral to rather than separate from most people's spiritual lives. His coalescing of intimate love with traditional Catholic concepts―virtues, capital sins, fruits of the Spirit, sacraments―augments the pervasively moral view of sex with a spiritual perspective that highlights its beauty and power to shape the virtue of peoples lives. Seeing sexual attraction as built into humanity by the Creator to feed and challenge virtually all persons worldwide, he illustrates how intimate loving is actually a neglected aspect of Christian spirituality that has never been developed as fully as the individual and the communal. Hilsman calls upon theologians and spiritual leaders to further develop the understanding of intimate loving as a genuinely beautiful spiritual aspect of life.Many Christians (Catholics and Protestants alike) who take both their love lives and their Christian faith seriously, will find the positive, healthy view of sexuality presented in this book illuminating and helpful. So will those who counsel them.