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Thurman, Howard 1900-1981

Overview
Works: 359 works in 618 publications in 1 language and 12,747 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Devotional literature  Biography  Meditations  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Speaker
Classifications: BX6495.T53, 242
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Jesus and the disinherited by Howard Thurman( Book )

17 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a theological treatise that demonstrates how the gospel may be read as a manual of resistance for the poor and disenfranchised. Thurman argues that within Jesus' life of suffering, pain, and overwhelming love is the solution that will prevent our descent into moral nihilism. For although scorned and forced to live outside society, Jesus advocated a love of self and others that defeats fear and the hatred that decays ours souls and the world around us --From publisher description
The luminous darkness : a personal interpretation of the anatomy of segregation and the ground of hope by Howard Thurman( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Luminous Darkness is a commentary on what segregation does to the human soul. First published in the 1960s, Howard Thruman's insights apply today as we still try to heal the wound of those days. Thurmna bares the evil of segregation and points to the ground of hope which an bring all humanity together
Deep river; reflections on the religious insight of certain of the Negro spirituals by Howard Thurman( Book )

11 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meditations of the heart by Howard Thurman( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profound revealation of the connection between the heart, soul and mind. Howard Thurman is a prolific writer, scholar, and intuitive who seemed to have a direct line to the Universal Spirit. . His meditations are truly from the depths of his heart
The search for common ground; an inquiry into the basis of man's experience of community by Howard Thurman( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep is the hunger; meditations for apostles of sensitiveness by Howard Thurman( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep river and the Negro spiritual speaks of life and death by Howard Thurman( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the inward journey : the writings of Howard Thurman by Howard Thurman( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disciplines of the spirit by Howard Thurman( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quiet radiance and certainty that illuminated Howard Thurman's faith shine like a beacon through every page of 'Disciplines of the Spirit'. Dr. Thurman explores five major dimensions of the spiritual life: commitment, growing in wisdom and stature, suffering, prayer, and reconciliation. (Back cover)
The Negro spiritual speaks of life and death by Howard Thurman( Book )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1969 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The growing edge by Howard Thurman( Book )

6 editions published between 1956 and 1998 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange freedom : the best of Howard Thurman on religious experience and public life by Howard Thurman( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spiritual advisor to Martin Luther King, Jr.; the first black dean at a white university; cofounder of the first interracially pastored, intercultural church in the United States, Howard Thurman offered a transcendent vision of our world. This lyrical collection of select published and unpublished works traces his struggle with the particular manifestations of violence and hatred that mark the twentieth century. His words remind us all that out of religious faith emerges social responsibility and the power to transform lives
The inward journey by Howard Thurman( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creative encounter; an interpretation of religion and the social witness by Howard Thurman( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1997 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mood of Christmas by Howard Thurman( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centering moment by Howard Thurman( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footprints of a dream; the story of the Church for the Fellowship of All Peoples by Howard Thurman( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Thurman : essential writings by Howard Thurman( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God and human freedom : a festschrift in honor of Howard Thurman( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysticism and the experience of love by Howard Thurman( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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For the inward journey : the writings of Howard Thurman
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The luminous darkness : a personal interpretation of the anatomy of segregation and the ground of hopeMeditations of the heartThe search for common ground; an inquiry into the basis of man's experience of communityDeep is the hunger; meditations for apostles of sensitivenessDeep river and the Negro spiritual speaks of life and deathFor the inward journey : the writings of Howard ThurmanDisciplines of the spiritA strange freedom : the best of Howard Thurman on religious experience and public life
Alternative Names
Howard Thurman American writer

Howard Thurman escritor estadounidense

Thurman, Howard 1899-

Languages
English (227)