In Sweet Company: Conversations with Extraordinary Women About Living a Spiritual Life

Margaret Wolff

ISBN: 9788126529216

272 pages

Exclusively distributed by Times Group Books 

Description

In Sweet Company is a collection of warm and remarkable conversations with 14 celebrated women, each with a spiritual life that nourishes them and serves as a dependable compass for their decision-making. The book takes readers on a spiritual odyssey into the hearts and minds of some of the most influential women of our time: beloved religious leaders, noted human rights activists, award-winning writers, visionary thinkers, and ground-breaking artists. Each woman shares her thoughts on the spiritual life and relate her own personal journey.

 

Preface.

Introduction.

· One: Sister Helen Prejean.

· Two: Grandmother Twylah Hurd Nitsch.

· Three: Miriam Polster.

· Four: Alma Flor Ada.

· Five: Reverend Lauren Artress.

· Six: Olympia Dukakis.

· Seven: Riane Eisler.

· Eight: Le Ly Hayslip.

· Nine: Zainab Salbi.

· Ten: Katherine Dunham.

· Eleven: Margaret J. Wheatley.

· Twelve: Rabbi Laura Geller.

· Thirteen: Gail Williamson.

· Fourteen: Sri Daya Mata.

Epilogue.

Acknowledgments.

Permissions.

About the Author.

Index.