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Nan C. Merrill

Full Name: Nan C. Merrill
Number of Works: 6
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ISBN: 0826419062, 9780826419064
Keywords: wholeness, invitation, praying, psalms
Pages: 297
Published: 1996
  • Rating: 80%

Every commentary on the Book of Psalms has had to face the issue that many of these prayers celebrate wrath and vengeance. Merrill has re-examined the Psalms and transformed them into a work of piety and art. Taking each psalm in turn, she brings a vivid brilliance to some of the world's greatest prayers.
ISBN: 1590561430, 9781590561430
Keywords: wisdom, walking
Pages: 164
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

Walking with Wisdom is a stunning sequence of twenty meditations for our time. Inspired by the Apocryphal Book of Wisdom, traditionally attributed to Solomon, Nan Merrill shows us that Wisdom is a treasured gift for all generations. Divine Sophia invites us to participate with her, through her tender guidance, in an existence that transcends death. The unseen Realm of Love is our true life, and Merrill author of Psalms for Praying, the Psalms recast and spiritually reinterpreted for our times takes us on a breathtaking journey into Love Consciousness.In today's violence-torn world and in our f
ISBN: 1424301351, 9781424301355
Keywords: world, light, planet, peace
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2006

PEACE PLANET was born of a heartfelt response to the tragedy of 9/11 and the continuing grief of today's world. Perhaps our greatest global need is to awaken to our unused, divinely endowed potential for wholeness and holiness. When activated it could heal every individual, nation, and even planet Earth: our home. Prayer is an energy that allows us to see the Oneness we are. To blanket our world with images and prayer is to take a powerful step toward peace.May peace ever be with and within us. May our prayers be heard!
ISBN: 0826419046, 9780826419040
Keywords: gratitude, grace, love, journey
Pages: 216
Published: 2007

Journey Into Love explores the literal, metaphoric, and archetypal. It is a believing and a discovering of Jesus' story as one's own, a process of internalizing various roads (and Roads) described in the New Testament. These are all paths to personal enlightenment, what Nan describes as a reaching to LoveConsciousness. "The Road to Damascus" (Saul/Paul) involves the breaking down of the ego to receive Grace. "Preparation" is autobiographical in nature, a gaze within to understand who each of us is. "The Roads into and through the Wilderness" are studies of the s
ISBN: 0826413641, 9780826413642
Keywords: mandalas, meditations
Pages: 208
Published: 1999

The hand-crafted mandalas on facing pages represent the fruits of the author's own centering prayer, and are offered as another dimension to meditation to be reflected upon with the heart's eye rather than analyzed by the mind. Half of the profits are donated to Friends of Silence.
ISBN: 0826413862, 9780826413864
Keywords: journey, awakening, wisdom, holy, christi, lumen
Pages: 173
Published: 2002

This inspiring book contains admonitions, challenges, and encouragements for the reader to move up another step on the spiritual ladder. In short, these are spiritual self-help exercises for personal improvement. The gentle hints and suggestions come in the form of meditations and brief contemplative insights, which will help the hesitant inquirer who is making the first gestures towards inner contentment.