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Following Our Bliss by Don Lattin

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

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FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24270815M
ISBN 109780061366161, 9780061743733, 9780061366185

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Description of the book "Following Our Bliss": The sixties transformed America's spiritual life. With his characteristic insight, wit, and dramatic reporting, renowned San Francisco Chronicle journalist Don Lattin takes the first comprehensive look at the spiritual legacy of that extraordinary time, viewed through the eyes of those who grew up at the center of some of the era's wildest. >Book Review > >Following Our Bliss >By Don Lattin >Harper, San Francisco > pages $ > >The spiritual ideas of the sixties shape our lives today is the theme of Don >Lattin's new book. He is the religion writer for the San Francisco Chronicle >who has covered the mainstream and alternative movements and figures in >America. >/5. Book of Proverbs – Wisdom Vs Wilderness – Follow Your Passion and Bliss When God created us in his own image he had plans for our lives. Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee, and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I . JOSEPH CAMPBELL: If you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while, waiting for you, and the life that you ought to be living is the one you are living. Wherever you are -- if you are following your bliss, you are enjoying that refreshment, that life within you, all the time.

Following Our Bliss: How the Spiritual Ideals of the Sixties Shape Our Lives Today Don Lattin, Author HarperOne $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Get this from a library! Following our bliss: how the spiritual ideals of the sixties shape our lives today. [Don Lattin] -- Examines such movements as feminism, Pentecostalism, Buddhism, the sexual revolution, and gay rights to consider how specific belief systems from the s and s have shaped American values today. How Following Your Bliss Makes You Happier. Since happiness is a state of mind and bliss is how you get there, following your bliss is directly linked to your happiness. “Following” is the action you will take, “your bliss” is what you will be following. Following your . Joseph John Campbell (Ma – Octo ) was an American professor of literature at Sarah Lawrence College who worked in comparative mythology and comparative work covers many aspects of the human experience. Campbell's most well-known work is his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces (), in which he discusses his theory of Alma mater: Columbia University (BA, MA).

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