David Steindl-Rast

David Steindl-Rast
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BROTHER DAVID STEINDL-RAST (b. 1926) was born in Austria and came to the United States after receiving his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Vienna. As a member of the Benedictine Order of Catholic monks, he is known for pioneering work in interfaith dialog, especially between Christianity and Buddhism, for his promotion of the spiritual practice of gratefulness, and for his efforts to revitalize contemplative prayer life. For decades, Brother David has divided his time between periods of hermit's life and extensive lecture and retreat tours on five continents. He is author of numerous books, including the classics of spirituality Gratefulness, the Heart of Prayer and A Listening Heart, and he is the co-founder of A Network for Grateful Living, an organization dedicated to gratefulness as a transformative influence for individuals and society. Audio and video recordings of Brother David can be found at www.gratefulness.org, a website viewed by over twenty thousand visitors per day.

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99 Blessings

An Invitation to Life
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Hardcover Book

From beloved author Brother David Steindl-Rast comes this beautiful collection of original blessings meant to guide readers through any day with wisdom and spirit.

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Deeper than Words

Living the Apostles' Creed
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In Deeper than Words, bridge-builder Brother David Steindl-Rast reexamines the words with which the early followers of Jesus summarized their faith.

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Good Day

A Gift of Gratitude
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Book + DVD Set

This moving and exquisitely realized gift book-with-dvd truly stirs gratitude for the gift of life and the everyday wonder and beauty of nature.

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May Cause Happiness

A Gratitude Journal
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“It is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy.”

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Music of Silence

A Sacred Journey through the Hours of the Day, 2nd Edition
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Paperback Book

This series of inspiring meditations by Brother David Steindl-Rast, who is renowned for making the special gifts of monastic experience accessible, palatable, and even appetizing to all, explains the sacred nature of the chant, the self-transcendence of faith, and the wonder of an inner peace possible through silence and listening

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Gratefulness, The Heart of Prayer

An Approach to Life in Fullness
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Paperback Book

"It makes me happy that, after almost two decades, this book still finds a steady stream of new readers. Now and then, I hear people who made Gratefulness their daily reading in a time of crisis, in sickness, or on their deathbed. This fills me with awe.

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Common Sense Spirituality

The Essential Wisdom of David Steindl-Rast
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Each meditation in Common Sense Spirituality reflects what the author calls “the spiritual work of our time”—cultivating grateful living, the key to joy. The selections explore the broad range of issues that have been at the core of a lifetime of meditation and teaching.

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David Steindl-Rast

Essential Writings
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In these writings monastic wisdom meets the spiritual questions and hungers of our age.

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i am through you so i

Reflections at Age 90
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Listening Heart

The Spirituality of Sacred Sensuousness
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All that matters is that we enter into that passage which leads us to integrity within ourselves, to concord with one another and to union with the very Source of Life. For “...this is all that matters: that we can bow, take a deep bow. Just that, just that.”

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