John O’Donohue, Krista Tippett – foreword – Walking in Wonder


From the mountains of Connemara to friendly pub conversations, John ODonohue had the ability to make the most numinous questions personal.Walking in Wonder: Eternal Wisdom for the Modern Worldtells that even though this beloved poet and philosopher is no longer among us, his words still breathe with vibrant life.Including a foreword written by Krista Tippett and narration by Johns brother Pat ODonohue, this unabridged audiobook presents a collection of new teachings. Based on conversations over years with Irish broadcaster John Quinn, these selections include thoughts on the gifts of aging, our fascinating relationship with memory, and why we need not fear death.

Why the insights of mystics like Meister Eckhart are more relevant than ever in a world prioritizing image over substance

Contemplation of nature, its landscapes, and our intertwined relationship with both

A reading of one of the special dawn Easter masses given by John at Corcomroe Abbey in his beloved Co. Clare, Ireland

Poems and blessings in celebration of the ache of absence, imagination, and the turning of the seasons

Lifes hidden narratives – whether in the history of mountains or your inner world

Author: John O’Donohue, Krista Tippett – foreword
Narrator: Pat O’Donohue
Duration: 4 hours 39 minutes
Released: 18 Feb 2010
Publisher: Sounds True
Language: English

User Review:

defile unmoved

This book offers a rare alchemy of insights from across time and distance from many great voyagers of thought and spirit. If life has lulled you into the mundane and meaningless, here is a reminder of the wonder and depth of your own existence.