This is 3rd in a 5-post series as my reply to a depressed reader who emailed me for help. She granted me permission to reply here on my blog.
One of the most interesting aspects of the book is to see the saints with their friends. We often here that the saints were good friends of Jesus.
Sometimes we hear about their confessors, their parents, but I never thought that they had real human friends. I have learned so much by reading it.
My favorite part was reading about how to grow in each virtue, the obstacles to each virtue and how to avoid these blocks. Thank you for writing this and for helping me me meet so many faith filled women by doing the study together.
It has helped me in my faith life and walk!
Absolutely LOVE this book! Initially when I began reading this book, Friendships are a gift and having faith filled friendships make them even more sweet! This book is not only for Catholic women but women of any faith and age! I have ordered many copies of this book and plan on giving The Friendship Project to all my friends, new and old for upcoming birthdays!
I would recommend this book to any size church or Bible Study group! Several weeks ago, my neighbor and friend tragically and unexpectedly lost her 13 year old son. Inspired by The Friendship Project, I reached out I tried to be the I tried to be the hands and feet of Jesus to her.
I continue to reach out to her to offer support and love. Using the Eight Virtues, this book helps you to become the friend that God created you to be.
I found "The Friendship Project" informative and up-lifting. As I read the topics of prudence, gratitude and loyalty I learned very practical advice on how to enrich my current friendships and open my heart to new friends.
What a warm and wonderful book! Reading of these beautiful saintly friendships and real ways people apply these virtues I have found a sense of boldness. This knowledge has removed timidity by giving me concrete ways to be a great friend.
Just ordered a couple to give to a few special friends who have been there Just ordered a couple to give to a few special friends who have been there for me in difficult times. Thank you for this!Congratulations!
You have endured to the end of our Friendship Quilt Along! Finishing a quilt is a culmination of a lot of things. You’ve needed certain elements like a pattern, fabric, thread, batting, patience, skill, precision and time. Aristotle: Ethics.
Standard interpretations of Aristotle’s Nichomachean Ethics usually maintain that Aristotle ( B.C.E.) emphasizes the role of habit in conduct. It is commonly thought that virtues, according to Aristotle, are habits and that the good life is a life of mindless routine.
Friendship is a relationship of mutual affection between people. Friendship is a stronger form of interpersonal bond than an association. Friendship has been studied in academic fields such as communication, sociology, social psychology, anthropology, and initiativeblog.coms academic theories of friendship have been proposed, including social exchange theory, equity theory, relational.
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Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet are busy wives, mothers, and volunteers. They are also friends, Catholic speakers. The Friendship Project: The Catholic Woman's Guide to Making and Keeping Fabulous, Faith-Filled Friends [Michele Faehnle, Emily Jaminet, Larry Richards] on initiativeblog.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet are busy wives, mothers, and volunteers. They are also friends, Catholic speakers.