The Paradox of Joy and Sorrow
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Published by Credence Cassettes .
Written in English


  • Religion & Spirituality / Christianity,
  • Audio Adult: Other

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FormatAudio Cassette
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Open LibraryOL13331642M
ISBN 10999453369X
ISBN 109789994533695

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  Lessons from joy and grief. So this year has been full of heart-felt lessons about joy and grief. It’s been full of learning to live in paradox and seeing joy as a kind of oxygen. This learning set the tone of the first quarter of the year as I moved through the deep grief of losing my mother. Joy & Sorrow book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Joy Nason was born into an English working class family during World Wa /5(2).   Holding the cup of sorrow & joy cmtopalian Essays, Faith, Uncategorized Ap February 5, 2 Minutes Henri Nouwen has a beautiful little book titled, Can You Drink the Cup? that gets to the core of human experience in a tender and true way.   Psalm | J | Jerry Hwang 1) A healthy relationship with God involves both joy as well as sorrow. Given this paradox, how healthy am .