God's Friends
Joining Authentic Christian Worship and Life Experience
Published by St Gregory of Nyssa Episcopal Church

Volume 15 Number 2 August 2004

Sacred Spaces

“This is true perfection: not to avoid a wicked life because we fear punishment, like slaves; not to do good because we expect repayment, as if cashing in on the virtuous life by enforcing some business deal. On the contrary, disregarding all those good things which we do hope for and which God has promised us, we regard falling from God’s friendship as the only thing dreadful, and we consider becoming God’s friend the only thing truly worthwhile.” —Gregory of Nyssa

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Sacred Precincts and Holy Houses
By Donald Schell

Re-pitching the Tent in Philadelphia
By Richard Giles

Incarnating Church
By Randall B. Warren

Encountering the Sacred in the Streets
By Karen Fraioli

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