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Published: 02 June 2014

336 Pages

5 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9780199350803

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Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Second Edition

Paul Woodruff

  • Covers diverse cultural terrain to show how essential reverence is to a well-functioning society
  • Argues that reverence plays an unseen part in virtually every human relationship, whether in government, work, friendship, or family
  • An elegant meditation on the forgotten virtue of reverence

New to this Edition:

  • Contains two new chapters, one on the sacred and one on compassion, a new preface by the author, and a foreword by Betty Sue Flowers
  • Features a new epilogue focused on renewing reverence in one's personal life