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Author Motyka, Matthew J

Title One Word but Many Tongues: Confessions of a Multiculturalist
Published [Place of publication not identified] : Hamilton Books (R and L) : Hamilton Books, 2016


Description 1 online resource
Contents Acknowledgments; A Note on Translations; Prologue; 1 When Life Was a French Dream; 2 Outpouring of the Dream into Real Life; 3 The Dream Becoming Flesh; 4 Rolling in the Deep; 5 Saint Louis de Gonzague: Foreshadowing; 6 San Francisco; 7 O Beautiful!; 8 From Illusion to the Truth; 9 A Coda; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Summary This book recounts the author's spiritual transformation resulting from his encounter with new languages and cultures. The fresh perspective causes a radical existential shift, characteristic of all intense spiritual experiences. His journey moves beyond the self to a spiritual place where disparate, culture-bound realms blend
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Subject Motyka, Matthew J
Jesuits -- Biography.
Language teachers -- Biography
French language -- Study and teaching.
Cultural pluralism -- Religious aspects.
Multilingualism -- Religious aspects
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Romance Languages (Other)
Cultural pluralism -- Religious aspects.
French language -- Study and teaching.
Language teachers.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780761868477