The Way of the Beloved: A Spiritual Path for Couples

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iUniverse, Nov 18, 2016 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 514 pages
The foundation of the Way of the Beloved is discovered in the heart of love itself, where there lives and moves a will to exaltation of the other. To truly love another is to will the spiritual ideal upon that beloved one. When there is a mutual intention to exalt infusing the daily life of a man and woman, they enter into the Way of the Beloved. This handbook is an attempt to put into book form what authors Robert and Diana Van Arsdale have been teaching to small groups of couples since 1976. Their workshops offer an ageless set of protocols for the transformation of the love relationship between a woman and a man into a path of spiritual development. Here they present an integrated body of progressive, experiential exercises and meditations that were taught originally taught by Herman Rednick. Simply stated, The Way of the Beloved teaches a couple how to actualize the potential of their relationship through the intensification of love and compassion. Designed for couples in search of spiritual and emotional exploration, this guide offers methods intended to help them realize a vision of love fulfilled.

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CHAPTER 7
Love and Personality
Union
APPENDIX
REFERENCES
NOTES
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Robert and Diana Van Arsdale were married in 1971. They had both been married before, and each had three children. They had varied and disparate careers before and after becoming a couple. Until Diana’s death in 2010, they spent much of their time developing and teaching workshops for couples. To this day the work continues. Robert currently lives in Green Valley, Arizona.

Robert and Diana Van Arsdale were married in 1971. They had both been married before, and each had three children. They had varied and disparate careers before and after becoming a couple. Until Diana’s death in 2010, they spent much of their time developing and teaching workshops for couples. To this day the work continues. Robert currently lives in Green Valley, Arizona.

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