The Path of Spiritual Happiness by Heather Erb

By Heather Erb

This booklet is a narrative of the unfolding triumph of Christian happiness as a philosophy of existence -- from its historical Greek roots and rules in "the grasp of these who know," Aristotle, via its medieval flourishing within the gleaming syntheses of the Angelic medical professional, St. Thomas Aquinas, to the applying of the Dominican saint's penetrating imaginative and prescient to rest and worship by means of a admired 20th century Thomist pilgrim, Josef Pieper. John Paul II's encyclicals proceed the threads during this little tapestry of cause redeemed, provided for state-of-the-art Christian within the middle of the world.

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