E–pub/E–book (Four Elements)


  • Hardcover
  • 192
  • Four Elements
  • John ODonohue
  • English
  • 03 July 2020
  • 9780307717603

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    Read & Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ John ODonohue E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters I enjoyed John O’Donohue’s books ‘Anam Cara’ ‘Eternal Echoes’ and ‘Divine Beauty’ but this which I believe was written earlier but not published until after his death in 2008 for me overall failed to ignite I usually leave any p

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    E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) Currently reading this book by one of my favorite authors I am finding this book much different than his other works It's as if he's throwing out postulations and theories and ideas but is not ready to dig deeper i

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    Summary Four Elements E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) Read & Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ John ODonohue This was the first book I have read anything by John O’Donohue I did enjoy the book There were four main chapters air water fire and stone My favourite chapter was fire There were some poems and uotes that were in the book The book was written in pose but at times felt that it as a steam of consciousness

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    E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters Summary Four Elements I think I was expecting a deep intimate exploration of the themes instead of a wide relatively shallow one There were many ideas bu

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    E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters Read & Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ John ODonohue Always a challenge to contemplative thinking Irish poet and philosopher John O'Donohue brings spiritual understanding using concepts of air water fire stone exploring aspects of air as applicably descriptive of Ruach Ha'kodesh Holy Spirit the breath of GodO'Donohue's uote from a 13th century portion of a Persian

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    Summary Four Elements E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) More goodness from Irish poetphilosophertheologian John O'Donohue this is a compilation of a series of early booklets he produced on Air Water Fire and Stone pulled together in this volume published after his deathVery overtly grounded in the celtic tradition and landscape noticeably in this book than in the other one of his I read on Beau

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    E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) Beautiful 4 part book treating the 4 elements air water fire stone and what they symbolize for our spirituality Air deals a lot with breathing and slowing down and appreciating the invisible the space around us Water examines the flood of emotions we express and conceal and our mutability Fire is about the power of the hearth to connect us and empower us And finally stone landscape is our memory and the majesty of age old silence He talks

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    John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters Read & Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ John ODonohue Summary Four Elements John O'Donohue on the relationships of the four elements of natureJohn O'Donohue's gifts that sense rhythms in humans as in his Anam Cara are capable of sensing rhythms in the four elements earth air fire and water In this rich example of his C

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    E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) Definitely something of a ramble and certain sections are polished than others but O'Donohue has such a turn of phrase that I found myself flagging a ton of pages for the beauty of the language

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    E–pub/E–book (Four Elements) Read & Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ John ODonohue Summary Four Elements uiet Reflective BeautyI read this book slowly as part of the small stack of books I read each morning over coffee I feel like John’s wisdom should be savored this way in uiet hours where his words can truly reach deep within us

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Four Elements

John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters Four Elements characters ò 104 His love for his native landscape in the west of Ireland As O'Donohue explores a range of themes relating to the way we live our lives today he reveals how the energy and rhythm of the natural world its innocence and creativity its power and splendor hold profound lessons for us all With a foreword written by his beloved brother Pat this illuminating book is an inspired reflection on the ancient wisdom of the ear. Definitely something of a ramble and certain sections are polished than others but O Donohue has such a turn of phrase that I found myself flagging a ton of pages for the beauty of the language

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John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters Four Elements characters ò 104 From the beloved author of the bestselling To Bless the Space Between Us and Anam Cara comes a new work that shares his insights on nature and the ancient wisdom of this earthJohn O'Donohue won hundreds of thousands of admirers with his now classic work on Celtic spirituality Anam Cara Unfortunately he died suddenly at age fifty two just as his book of blessings To Bless the Space Between Us was being published Th. I enjoyed John O Donohue s books Anam Cara Eternal Echoes and Divine Beauty but this which I believe was written earlier but not published until after his death in 2008 for me overall failed to ignite I usually leave any philosophical books I read covered in pencilled asterisks and underlinings but looking back through the pages here I see just a handful of scrawls I think the writer was still working at finding his authorial voice In other books his thoughts seem concise and focused often made up of statements that simply seem natural even common sense There was a beautifully unforced nature to his writing that didn t consciously strive for effect a deceptively simple style that took you along for an enjoyable enlightening and thought provoking rideIt s strange given the limited nature of this book the writer s thoughts and musings on the four elements Air Water Fire and Stone that that didn t serve to focus things The too many poems uoted here I found to be a distraction from the text rather than an aidJohn O Donohue s brother Pat writes the fine introduction stating that these were originally written as four booklets it may go towards explaining the occasional repetition I liked his brother s comment that John would say that the valley that he was born and raised in was a private valley with its own private sky Which creates a wonderful image of a man at oneness with thingsJohn O Donohue was once a priest but gave up on it I think I d read in another book that he didn t agree with all that it stood for He clearly had his issues On page 126 of the paperback he gives the example of a woman who was a saintly person nearing death who feared she was going to hell He had to persuade her otherwise But he is clearly unhappy at the cause of this To have beaten this vision into an innocent person s heart as a child a vision that blackened her life and made her eternal life a torment was a savage violence against a gentle soul On page 121 talking of religious burnings he states It would be a wonderful Vatican gesture if a pope were to hold a mass on some such site where people were burned and ask for forgiveness for his church and for the terrible things done to innocent people who were accused of being possessed by the devil But it would be wrong especially for an atheist like me to over emphasise O Donohue s uestionings He was still a religious man Albeit one who liked to talk science and of the big bang and evolution as much as the Bible Apart from the beauty of his writing what attracted me even though I knew he was formerly a priest was the fact that he was not preaching to the religious His careful choice of words could be read by those of a religion or not He was first and foremost a human being made of the very clay and stuff of which everything is made When he occasionally mentions God I got the impression that it was not the God of the Old Testament but something wider But perhaps that s simply my interpretationAs stated earlier I think the writer was still searching for his much wider all encompassing voice here Certainly a few too many references to angels and the holy spirit for meIt s not without some typically fine O Donohue enlightenments Page 8 The real difference between people has little to do with where one is or the interests that one has or the so called class to which one belongs The real difference consists in the different species of perception that is active in an individual Nothing brings you as close to someone as your perception Nothing distances you from someone than your perception Page 11 Some people remain prisoners of the past Its burdens and mistakes haunt them They remain bound to the past in negative terms of regret anger remorse or bitterness There are others who are bound to the time that is not yet here to the time that is not yet real the future They remain continually anxious about what will happen or what might fail to happen Very few people seem to manage to live in the present Few inhabit the present moment or tune into the Now Guilt by Association How Deception and Self Deceit Took America to War the bestselling To Bless Outsmarting Explosive Behavior A Visual System of Support and Intervention for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders the Space Between Us and Anam Cara comes a new work Purple Hair? 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Summary Four Elements

John ODonohue ↠ 4 characters Four Elements characters ò 104 E loss of his powerfully wise and lyrical voice has been profoundly missed but his many readers are given a special opportunity to revisit John in a new book based on a series of papers he wrote on the elements of water stone air and fire now published here for the first time O'Donohue's readers know him as both a spiritual guide and a poet and in this work he exhibits both ualities sharing his Celtic heritage and. I think I was expecting a deep intimate exploration of the themes instead of a wide relatively shallow one There were many ideas but they generally skated the surface before hurrying on stream of consciousness to a related topicStill it was a gentle easy read I never did get my curiosity assuaged as to the repeated unexplained description of Jesus as a stonemason despite the entire section on StoneSome thoughtsinformation worth keeping Prayer has to do with breathing Prayer allows God to be God And prayer allows our secret selves to be themselves This is a recommendation that Meister Eckhart makes again and again be who you are This is one of the great spiritual duties In Ireland too there is the tradition of the haunted house In olden days nearly every village had one It could be a residue from some past deed or pain As if the intensity of the pain was so acute that it left a permanent imprint in the ether of that place Again the air is not so innocent or unaware as we might believe Despite its invisibility it seems to register everything that happens in it Though space is vast and distant at the heart of it is Love As Dante says Love turns the stars and the planets There is also the tradition in Ireland over covering the mirrors or turning them to the wall when someone has died the reason for this is the fear that the soul projected onto the mirror could be carried by the spirit of the departed Heideggertold Gadamer Wir haben noch nicht gelernt die Griechen griechisch genug zu denken We have not yet learned to think the Greeks sufficiently Greek He was referring to the notion of Epiphany that pervades Greek philosophy He recounted how one would be sailing in this diffuse blue light when suddenly an island would appear fully formed and stark in its thereness It had come out of nowhere This is where the idea of Epiphany in the Bible and religion had its roots