Keeping Faith: A Skeptic's Journey

Keeping Faith: A Skeptic's Journey

by Fenton Johnson

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In his resonant account of a spiritual quest, Fenton Johnson examines what it means for a skeptic to have and to keep faith. Exploring Western and Eastern monastic traditions, Johnson lives as a member of the community at the Trappist Abbey of Gethsemani in Kentucky and at the branches of the San Francisco Zen Center. Ultimately his encounter with Buddhism brings him to a new understanding and embrace of Christianity. Weaving together meditations on Johnson's spiritual journey with history and insights from modern monks, Keeping Faith offers a blueprint for a new way of practicing faith.

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780618492374

  • ISBN-10: 0618492372

  • Pages: 336

  • Price: $19.95

  • Publication Date: 11/10/2004

  • Carton Quantity: 44

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Fenton Johnson

FENTON JOHNSON is the author of two award-winning novels, Crossing the River and Scissors, Paper, Rock, and a memoir, Geography of the Heart. A contributor to Harper’s Magazine and the New York Times Magazine, he currently teaches at the University of Arizona.
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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780618492374

  • ISBN-10: 0618492372

  • Pages: 336

  • Price: $19.95

  • Publication Date: 11/10/2004

  • Carton Quantity: 44

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