Prologue. Part I: The Ancient Harmony. 1 Every Bush Is Burning. 2 Outbursts of Singularity. 3 Keep on Remembering. Part II: The Broken Harmony. 4 Looking Suffering Straight in the Face. 5 Digging God Out. 6 A Balm for All Wounds. Part III: The New Harmony. 7 A Pearl of Great Price. 8 Rediscovering an Older Unity. 9 Making Whole Again. Epilogue. Notes. The Author.
John Philip Newell is a poet, scholar, and teacher. The former warden of Iona Abbey in the Western Isles of Scotland, he is now companion theologian for the American Spirituality Center of Casa del Sol at Ghost Ranch in the high desert of New Mexico. Newell is internationally acclaimed for his work in the field of Celtic spirituality, including his much admired Listening for the Heartbeat of God and his poetic book of prayer, Praying with the Earth. He is also the author of Christ of the Celts.