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    Book Review of The Path of Prayer: Four Sermons on Prayer by St. Theophan the Recluse It is often said that there are no more heroes in today\\'s world or even that this is an age of the anti-hero. Yet anyone who is blessed with the opportunity to observe children for any length of time will see that regard for those who exemplify certain ideals (heroes) is a spontaneous element in basic human psychology. The reported lack of heroes and the cult of the anti-hero are the fruit of a disillusioned

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    Comparing Buddhism and Christianity

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    done through a process of meditative posture (through sitting, usually,) mindfulness (a controlling of thoughts,) and guided direction of thought (although not specific) (Cannon 233-42). The second example is of Eastern Orthodox Christianity’s Hesychasm. This method of meditation stresses the use of the Jesus Prayer as a means for attaining the desired mental and spiritual openness. To focus ones’ attention on the name of Jesus and on its significance for the one praying. There are two ways that

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    World is a common name for the whole of human civilization, specifically human experience, history, or the human condition in general, worldwide, i.e. anywhere on Earth or pertaining to anywhere on Earth. In a philosophical context it may refer to: # the whole of the physical Universe, or # an ontological world . In a theological context, world usually refers to the material or the profane sphere, as opposed to the celestial, spiritual, transcendent or sacred. The "end of the world" refers to scenarios

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