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Made for goodness : and why this makes all the difference, Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams

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Made for goodness : and why this makes all the difference
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Made for goodness
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and why this makes all the difference
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Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams
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eng
Summary
"Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the world's darkest moments, for decades fighting the racist government policy of apartheid and since then being an ambassador of peace amidst political, diplomatic, and natural disasters. Yet people continue to find him one of the most joyful and hopeful people they have encountered. In Made for Goodness, Tutu shares his source of strength and optimism. Written with his daughter, Mpho, who is also an ordained Anglican minister, Tutu argues that God has made us for goodness, and when we simply start walking in the direction of this calling, God is there to meet us, encourage us, embrace us. God has made the world as a grand theater for us to work out this call to goodness; it is up to us to live up to this calling, but God is there to help us every step of the way. So tackling our worst problems takes on new meaning and is bostered with hope and the expectation that that is exactly where God will show up. Father and daughter offer an inspiring message of hope that will transform readers into activists for change and blessing"--
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Made for goodness
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Contributor
Summary
"Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the world's darkest moments, for decades fighting the racist government policy of apartheid and since then being an ambassador of peace amidst political, diplomatic, and natural disasters. Yet people continue to find him one of the most joyful and hopeful people they have encountered. In Made for Goodness, Tutu shares his source of strength and optimism. Written with his daughter, Mpho, who is also an ordained Anglican minister, Tutu argues that God has madeus for goodness, and when we simply start walking in the direction of this calling, God is there to meet us, encourage us, embrace us. God has made the world as a grand theater for us to work out this call to goodness; it is up to us to live up to this calling, but God is there to help us every step of the way. So tackling our worst problems takes on new meaning and is bostered with hope and the expectation that that is exactly where God will show up. Father and daughter offer an inspiring message of hope that will transform readers into activists for change and blessing"--
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344109
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Dewey number
170
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1521
LC item number
.T88 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
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Made for goodness : and why this makes all the difference, Desmond M. Tutu and Mpho A. Tutu ; edited by Douglas C. Abrams
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Contents
The difference goodness makes -- Stop "being good" -- An invitation to wholeness -- Free to choose -- The habits of wrongness -- Where is God when we suffer? -- Where is God when we fail? -- Why does God let us sin? -- Going home to goodness -- Hearing God's voice -- Seeing with God's eyes
Control code
5115567
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 206 p.
Isbn
9780061706592
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010003774
Other control number
40017709728
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