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The Resource Between heaven and mirth : why joy, humor, and laughter are at the heart of the spiritual life, James Martin

Between heaven and mirth : why joy, humor, and laughter are at the heart of the spiritual life, James Martin

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Between heaven and mirth : why joy, humor, and laughter are at the heart of the spiritual life
Title
Between heaven and mirth
Title remainder
why joy, humor, and laughter are at the heart of the spiritual life
Statement of responsibility
James Martin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using relevant stories and characters from Scripture, insights and teachings from the lives of he saints, spiritual writings, and personal experiences, the author explores the place of joy, humor, and laughter in the spiritual life
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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1960-
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Martin, James
Dewey number
248.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4647.J68
LC item number
M36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joy
  • Laughter
  • Wit and humor
  • Spiritual life
Label
Between heaven and mirth : why joy, humor, and laughter are at the heart of the spiritual life, James Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Excessive levity -- The most infallible sign : joy and the spiritual life -- Why so gloomy? : a brief but 100 percent accurate historical examination of religious seriousness -- A study in joy : Psalm 65 -- Joy is a gift from God : humor and the saints -- Happiness attracts : 11 1/2 serious reasons for good humor -- I awoke : how vocation, service, and love can lead to joy -- A study in joy : the Visitation -- Laughing in church : recovering levity in the community of believers -- I'm not funny and my life stinks : discovering delight in your personal spiritual life -- A study in joy : I Thessalonians -- Rejoice always! : introducing joy, humor, and laughter into your prayer -- Get ready for heaven
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
263 p.
Isbn
9780062024268
Lccn
bl2011024457
Other control number
9780062024268
System control number
  • sky239542126
  • (OCoLC)703206382
  • 806629
Label
Between heaven and mirth : why joy, humor, and laughter are at the heart of the spiritual life, James Martin
Publication
Contents
Excessive levity -- The most infallible sign : joy and the spiritual life -- Why so gloomy? : a brief but 100 percent accurate historical examination of religious seriousness -- A study in joy : Psalm 65 -- Joy is a gift from God : humor and the saints -- Happiness attracts : 11 1/2 serious reasons for good humor -- I awoke : how vocation, service, and love can lead to joy -- A study in joy : the Visitation -- Laughing in church : recovering levity in the community of believers -- I'm not funny and my life stinks : discovering delight in your personal spiritual life -- A study in joy : I Thessalonians -- Rejoice always! : introducing joy, humor, and laughter into your prayer -- Get ready for heaven
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
263 p.
Isbn
9780062024268
Lccn
bl2011024457
Other control number
9780062024268
System control number
  • sky239542126
  • (OCoLC)703206382
  • 806629

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