The Divine Heart

The Divine Heart

Seven Ways to Live in God's Love

Colette Lafia

$11.95

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Key Selling Points:

  • Author is an expert in this field of spiritual contemplation having been trained by Father Richard Rohr, Reverend Cynthia Bourgeault, and Dr. James Finley, Thomas Merton’s student.
  • Her previous book Comfort & Joy: Simple Ways to Care for Ourselves and Others (Red Wheel Weiser/Conari, 5,500 sold) was named one of the best spiritual books of the year by Spirituality & Practice.
  • Her book, Seeking Surrender: How My Friendship with a Trappist Monk Taught Me to Trust and Embrace Life (Sorin Books, Notre Dame, Indiana, 3,500 sold) was featured in Presence, the publication for Spiritual Directors’ International and was called, “A beautiful and honest book,” by Father Richard Rohr.
  • The Divine Heart has seven easy-to-follow practices that will enable anyone to experience deeper meaning in their lives, regardless of their external circumstances. Non-dogmatic and accessible, the practices are ‘invitations’, or ways to invite God’s presence into our lives. These invitations are receptivity, delight, expansiveness, acceptance, vulnerability, mystery, and gratitude.


Author

Colette Lafia:

Colette Lafia is a San Francisco-based writer, spiritual director, and retreat leader. A graduate of the Spiritual Directors’ Institute at Mercy Center in Burlingame, California, Colette recently completed the Living School program in the Christian contemplative and mystical traditions guided by Fr. Richard Rohr, Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault, and Dr. James Finley.

Colette has a passion for helping people connect more deeply with the presence of the sacred in daily life. She designs and facilitates workshops and retreats for an international audience, has an active practice as a spiritual director, and is an adjunct faculty member at Mercy Center.

Colette Lafia is the author of Comfort and Joy: Simple Ways to Care for Ourselves and Others (Conari Press, 2008), named one of the best spiritual books of the year, and Seeking Surrender: How My Friendship with a Trappist Monk Taught Me to Trust and Embrace Life (Sorin Books/Ave Maria Press, 2015).

Please visit www.colettelafia.com.

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