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Published by The Way Publications in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementMary McClure ... [et al.].
SeriesThe Way supplement -- 1996/86
ContributionsMcClure, Mary.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18459104M

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  It is important to expose children to stories that help develop strong schemas around the concepts that comprise spirituality such as: gratitude, kindness, mindfulness, giving and love. But it is crucial to share with sensitive or psychic children stories that help validate, explain and mirror the ‘invisible’ experiences of things like energy, angels and spirits. The Spiritual Child seeks to convince parents that the spirituality of their children and adolescents is real (as well as their own) and they need to nourish and treasure it. Third, the book is sometimes repetitious, so the best strategy is to ignore this and read for the big picture.   tags: Blogroll - Personal Growth and Spirituality, buddhist books, children's books, children's spirituality, interfaith books, spiritual books for children, unitarian books, world religions This post is a counterpart to another list, Books for Introducing Young Children to World Religions. “All children, by the time they are age five have a concept of God, whether or not we’ve talked about God to them,” says Rabbi and author Sandy Eisenberg Sasso as she discusses the spirituality of parenting. If your child broaches the subject, find out a little more about .

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