"An exuberant book about an exuberant God and a major spiritual breakthrough!" --Andrew M. Greeley
The Whiteheads explore the vital energy of eros, as the gift of a loving creator who would bring us to life in abundance.
"If you are tired of abstract concepts of God and emaciated forms of belief, check this book out. It spells out what you have always suspected. Your passions are not yours alone. They are co-created by a passionate God working through you!" --John Shea, author, An Experience Named Spirit
"The Whiteheads are once again ahead of the curve. They are trustworthy prophets and guides in understanding this very marrow of our human substance." --Eugene Kennedy, author, The Joy of Being Human
"Among the many commentaries on this timely subject, few provide the insightful and comprehensive analysis of James and Evelyn Whitehead. An inspiring and challenging read!" --Diarmuid O'Murchu, author, The Transformation of Desire
"Increased longevity requires that we cultivate Eros--with eyes wide open to its promises and pitfalls--if we are to live passionately over the long haul. This book is important and timely!" --Wilkie and Noreen Au, coauthors, The Discerning Heart: Exploring the Christian Path
James D. and Evelyn Eaton Whitehead, long associated with the Institute of Pastoral Studies at Loyola University in Chicago, have coauthored a dozen groundbreaking books on religion and psychology including Christian Life Patterns (100,000 sold). They live in South Bend, Indiana.