This newest treasury of
Joans wisdom explores how God calls each of us to become fully alive.
Here she reflects on the myth of perfection, our need for failure, the
power of true humility, reverence for the created world, and the search
for God. When God is the monos, the only goal of our lives, she says, we
are living a monastic life, whatever the shapemarried, single, or
religiousthe monastery of my own particular soul-life may be. This is
Joan Chittister at her finestbrilliant, brave, and deeply mindful of the
infinite possibilities that exist in each of us.