The Wise Heart
Score: 4
From 51 Ratings

The Wise Heart


  • Author: Jack Kornfield
  • Release Date : 2008-04-29
  • Genre: Psychology
  • File Size: 4443064 Bytes


A guide to the transformative power of Buddhist psychology—for meditators and mental health professionals, Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. You have within you unlimited capacities for extraordinary love, for joy, for communion with life, and for unshakable freedom—and here is how to awaken them. In The Wise Heart, celebrated author and psychologist Jack Kornfield offers the most accessible, comprehensive, and illuminating guide to Buddhist psychology ever published in the West. Here is a vision of radiant human dignity, a journey to the highest expression of human possibility—and a practical path for realizing it in our own lives....

Finally Free
Score: 4.5
From 46 Ratings

Finally Free


  • Author: Heath Lambert
  • Release Date : 2013-08-06
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 872477 Bytes


If you have struggled personally against the powerful draw of pornography, or if you have ever tried to help someone fighting this battle, you know how hard it is to break free. But real freedom isn’t found by trying harder to change. Nor is it found in a particular method or program. Only Jesus Christ has the power to free people from the enslaving power of pornography.In Finally Free, Dr. Heath Lambert, a leader in the biblical counseling movement, lays out eight gospel-centered strategies for overcoming the deceitful lure of pornography. Each chapter clearly demonstrates how the gospel applies to this particular battle and how Jesus can move readers from a life of struggle to a life of purity.If you or someone you care about is fighting this bat...

The Wise Heart
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

The Wise Heart


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2008-04-29
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0553905058


The Wise Heart Book Description :

A guide to the transformative power of Buddhist psychology—for meditators and mental health professionals, Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. You have within you unlimited capacities for extraordinary love, for joy, for communion with life, and for unshakable freedom—and here is how to awaken them. In The Wise Heart, celebrated author and psychologist Jack Kornfield offers the most accessible, comprehensive, and illuminating guide to Buddhist psychology ever published in the West. Here is a vision of radiant human dignity, a journey to the highest expression of human possibility—and a practical path for realizing it in our own lives....

After the Ecstasy  the Laundry
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

After the Ecstasy the Laundry


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2001-10
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780553378290


After the Ecstasy the Laundry Book Description :

One of the nation's leading Buddhist teachers and author of A Path with Heart and Buddha's Little Instruction Book uses moving stories to reveal the secret of discovering wisdom while pursuing personal spirituality. Reprint....

A Path with Heart
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

A Path with Heart


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2009-10-21
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307573737


A Path with Heart Book Description :

“This important guidebook shows in detail and with great humor and insight the way to practice the Buddha’s universal teachings here in the West. Jack Kornfield is a wonderful storyteller and a great teacher.”—Thich Nhat Hanh “Jack is helping to pave the path for American Buddhism, bringing essential basics into our crazy modern lives. And the language he uses is as simple and as lovely as our breath.”—Natalie Goldberg Perhaps the most important book yet written on meditation, the process of inner transformation, and the integration of spiritual practice into our American way of life, A Path with Heart brings alive one by one the challenges of spiritual living in the modern world. Written by a teacher, psychologist, and meditation maste...

No Time Like the Present

No Time Like the Present


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451693713


No Time Like the Present Book Description :

In this landmark work, internationally beloved teacher of meditation and “one of the great spiritual teachers of our time” (Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple) Jack Kornfield reveals that you can be instantly happy with the keys to inner freedom. Through his signature warmhearted, poignant, often funny stories, with their a-ha moments and O. Henry-like outcomes, Jack Kornfield shows how we can free ourselves, wherever we are and whatever our circumstances. Renowned for his mindfulness practices and meditations, Jack provides keys for opening gateways to immediate shifts in perspective and clarity of vision, allowing us to “grapple with difficult emotions” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) and know how to change course, take action, or...

Wise   Heart

Wise Heart


  • Author : Kenneth B. Pierce
  • Publisher : Anomalos Pub Llc
  • Release Date : 2009-07
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0982323557


Wise Heart Book Description :

The purpose of this book is to promote the search for wisdom, which ER Doctor Kenneth B. Pierce believes is the foundation for the life that God intends for all people. Regardless of your current situation, Gods desire is that you become wise. It is through the acquisition of wisdom that we develop the ability to discern Gods will for our lives. God has promised us that wisdom is ours for the asking. The corollary is that if we lack wisdom, it is because we have failed to seek it and ask God for it. It is when we allow wisdom to enter our heart to become woven into the very fabric of our soul that we can truly test and approve Gods will. His good, pleasing and perfect will....

Strong Women  Soft Hearts
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Strong Women Soft Hearts


  • Author : Paula Rinehart
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2005-09-04
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781418518929


Strong Women Soft Hearts Book Description :

Recently updated with an expanded study guide, Strong Women, Soft Hearts has quickly become an important study for women of all ages. Through inspiring real-life testimonies, Paula Rinehart writes as both a kindred spirit and a compassionate counselor to women feeling robbed of their passions and trapped by life's disappointing realities. Women who long to be released from the burden of hard choices and perpetually empty souls will be empowered to rediscover dreams long lost and refocus energy misguided. Strong Women, Soft Hearts cries out for women to embrace passion and approach life as something to be lived, not merely survived....

A Lamp in the Darkness
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

A Lamp in the Darkness


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Sounds True
  • Release Date : 2014-03-01
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781622034215


A Lamp in the Darkness Book Description :

When the path ahead is dark, how can we keep from stumbling? How do we make our way with courage and dignity? “Inside each of us is an eternal light that I call ‘the One Who Knows,’ writes Jack Kornfeld. “Awakening to this wisdom can help us fin dour way through pain and suffering with grace and tenderness.” For anyone seeking answer during a trying time, he offers A Lamp in the Darkness, a program filled with spiritual and psychological insights, hope-giving stories, and advice for skillfully navigating life’s inevitable storms. Table of Contents Foreward by Jon Kabat-Zinn Introduction: An Invitation to Awaken The Wisdom of Our Difficulties The Earth is My Witness Shared Compassion Awakening the Buddha of Wisdom in Difficulties The Pract...

Teachings of the Buddha
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Teachings of the Buddha


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781590308974


Teachings of the Buddha Book Description :

Offers a selection of materials on the teachings of the Buddha, chosen from Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese writings, and including some of his earliest recorded sayings....

The Art of Forgiveness  Lovingkindness  and Peace
Score: 5
From 4 Ratings

The Art of Forgiveness Lovingkindness and Peace


  • Author : Jack Kornfield
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2008-11-26
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307481611


The Art of Forgiveness Lovingkindness and Peace Book Description :

You hold in your hand an invitation: To remember the transforming power of forgiveness and lovingkindness. To remember that no matter where you are and what you face, within your heart peace is possible. In this beautiful and graceful little book, internationally renowned Buddhist teacher and meditation master Jack Kornfield has collected age-old teachings, modern stories, and time-honored practices for bringing healing, peace, and compassion into our daily lives. Just to read these pages offers calm and comfort. The practices contained here offer meditations for you to discover a new way to meet life’s greatest challenges with acceptance, joy, and hope....

Buddha s Brain
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

Buddha s Brain


  • Author : Rick Hanson
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2011-07-13
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459624153


Buddha s Brain Book Description :

Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Gandhi, and the Buddha all had brains built essentially like anyone else's, yet they were able to harness their thoughts and shape their patterns of thinking in ways that changed history. With new breakthroughs in modern neuroscience and the wisdom of thousands of years of contemplative practice, it is possible for us to shape our own thoughts in a similar way for greater happiness, love, compassion, and wisdom. Buddha's Brain joins the forces of modern neuroscience with ancient contemplative teachings to show readers how they can work toward greater emotional well-being, healthier relationships, more effective actions, and deepened religious and spiritual understanding. This book will explain how the core elements of both psy...