An ecumenical spiritual book club open to all who want to share the journey through the writings of those who have lived extraordinary and inspiring lives.
Our first meeting on Sunday 7 September we will review “Dying to be Me” (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Dying-Be-Me-Journey-Healing/dp/1848507836/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1409308797&sr=1-1&keywords=dying+to+be+me) by Anita Moorjani, a remarkable story of a near-death experience and a complete healing from terminal cancer.
“The Snow Leopard” by Peter Matthiessen (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Snow-Leopard-Peter-Matthiessen/dp/009977111X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1409308863&sr=1-1&keywords=snow+leopard) will be reviewed at our second meeting on Sunday 12 October. The author recounts his journey to the Himalayas as a biologist, which parallels his profound inner journey along the way.
On November 16 we look at “Tuesdays with Morrie” (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Tuesdays-Morrie-young-greatest-lesson/dp/0751529818/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1409308894&sr=1-1&keywords=tuesdays+with+morrie) by Mitch Albom, a touching conversation between a dying man with a great sense of life and his devoted student.
December 14 finds us discussing “Man’s Search for Meaning” (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Mans-Search-Meaning-classic-Holocaust/dp/1844132390/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1409308936&sr=1-1&keywords=man%27s+search+for+meaning+by+victor+frankl), psychiatrist and Auschwitz survivor Viktor Frankl’s remarkable story of how to turn away from suffering towards a life of joyful purpose. (1959, etc., ±200 pages)
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Participation is free. Our meetings will take place at 53 Rue Alphonse Renard, 1050 Brussels, from 19:30 to 22:00, unless otherwise indicated. Please let me know if you would like to bring a snack for our group to share.