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Pete Holmes

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Peter Benedict Holmes is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and podcaster. Holmes is known for his cheerful personality, self-aware humor, and musings on spirituality and religion, which are all frequent themes across his works.
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You're a Miracle
Embracing the Emotions, Habits, and Mystery That Make You You
Mike McHargue - Apr 28, 2020
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Why is there such a gap between what you want to do and what you actually do? The host of Ask Science Mike and co-host of The Liturgists Podcast explains why our desires and our real lives are so wildly different—and what you can do to close the gap.For thousands of years, scientists, philosophers, and self-help gurus have wrestled with one of the ...
Pete Holmes
Jan 23, 2021
It’s an amazing book and needed even MORE in these strange times!!      source
What Is the Bible?
How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything
Rob Bell - Feb 05, 2019 (first published in 2017)
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Instant New York Times BestsellerRob Bell, the beloved author of Love Wins and What We Talk About When We Talk About God, goes deep into the Bible to show how it is more revelatory, revolutionary, and relevant than we ever imagined—and offers a cogent argument for why we need to look at it in a fresh, new way.In Love Wins, Rob Bell confronted the t...
Pete Holmes
May 16, 2017
This book is fantastic. Highly recommend.      source
The Power of Myth
Joseph Campbell - Jun 01, 1991
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The Power Of Myth launched an extraordinary resurgence of interest in Joseph Campbell and his work. A preeminent scholar, writer, and teacher, he has had a profound influence on millions of people. To him, mythology was the "song of the universe, the music of the spheres." With Bill Moyers, one of America's most prominent journalists, as his though...
Pete Holmes
Mar 17, 2015
“@tctrauscht: What are the most helpful Joseph Campbell books to check out?” The Power of Myth! It's a book and a DVD series (both gr8)      source
The Power of Now
A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
Eckhart Tolle - Aug 19, 2004 (first published in 1997)
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Eckhart Tolle's message is simple: living in the now is the truest path to happiness and enlightenment. And while this message may not seem stunningly original or fresh, Tolle's clear writing, supportive voice and enthusiasm make this an excellent manual for anyone who's ever wondered what exactly "living in the now" means. Foremost, Tolle is a wor...
Pete Holmes
Nov 13, 2014
@BisqaMusic power of now! I love it on CD, hearing him read it helps      source