CHRISTIAN BOOK STORE
QUICK MENU

Home
  • All Products


 » Audio Books
 » Bibles
 » Books
 » Church Supplies
 » Clothing
 » Gifts
 » Homeschool
 » Kids
 » Music
 » Software
 » Spanish Products
 » Video / DVD

Bible Resources
•  Bible Study Aids
•  Bible Devotionals
•  Audio Sermons
Community
•  ChristiansUnite Blogs
•  Christian Forums
•  Facebook Apps
Web Search
•  Christian Family Sites
•  Top Christian Sites
•  Christian RSS Feeds
Family Life
•  Christian Finance
•  ChristiansUnite KIDS
Shop
•  Christian Magazines
•  Christian Book Store
Read
•  Christian News
•  Christian Columns
•  Christian Song Lyrics
•  Christian Mailing Lists
Connect
•  Christian Singles
•  Christian Classifieds
Graphics
•  Free Christian Clipart
•  Christian Wallpaper
Fun Stuff
•  Clean Christian Jokes
•  Bible Trivia Quiz
•  Online Video Games
•  Bible Crosswords
Webmasters
•  Christian Guestbooks
•  Banner Exchange
•  Dynamic Content

Subscribe to our Free Newsletter.
Enter your email address:

The Monkhood of All Believers: The Monastic Foundation of Christian Spirituality
 You're here » Christian Books Index » The Monkhood of All Believers: The Monastic Foundation of Christian Spirituality
SEARCH:  
Browse:

The Monkhood of All Believers: The Monastic Foundation of Christian Spirituality

Author: Greg Peters
Retail Price: $28.13
Our Price: $28.13
Save: 0.00 (0.00%)

Availability: In Stock


      

Although the institution of monasticism has existed in the Christian church since the first century, it is often misunderstood. In The Monkhood of All Believers, Greg Peters, an expert in monastic studies, reintroduces historic monasticism to the Protestant church, articulating a monastic spirituality for all believers.

As Peters explains, what we have known as monasticism for the past 1,500 years is actually a modified version of the earliest monastic life, which was not necessarily characterized by poverty, chastity, and obedience but rather by one's single-minded focus on God—a single-mindedness rooted in one's baptismal vows and the priesthood of all believers. Peters argues that all monks are Christians, but all Christians are also monks. To be a monk, one must first and foremost be singled-minded toward God. Connecting monasticism to movements in contemporary spiritual formation, Peters helping readers understand how monastic practices can be a resource for exploring a robust spiritual life.


Similar Items you may enjoy!

The Monkhood of All Believers: The Monastic Foundation of Christian Spirituality - eBook
Author: Greg Peters
Our Price: $14.99

Living the Hours: Monastic Spirituality in Everyday Life
Author: Anthony Grimley and Jonathan Wooding
Our Price: $29.99

Shaped by the End You Live For: Thomas Merton's Monastic Spirituality
Author: Bonnie B. Thurston
Our Price: $15.99

Saint Benedict's Wisdom: Monastic Spirituality and the Life of the Church
Author: Luigi Gioia
Our Price: $21.99
Like This Page?





More From ChristiansUnite...    About Us | Privacy Policy | | ChristiansUnite.com Site Map | Statement of Beliefs



Copyright © 1999-2019 ChristiansUnite.com. All rights reserved.
Please send your questions, comments, or bug reports to the