in All Worlds: An Anthology of Contemporary Spiritual
(l995 published by Pantheon/Vintage USA: Knopf
Canada, Chatto & Windus UK, Millennium, Australia).
Thomas Merton to Krishnamurti and from Albert
Einstein to Mother Teresa, spanning fifty years
and representing virtually every religious tradition
(including Taoism, Gaia worship, and New Age beliefs)
this magnificent collation of contemporary writings
renews the soul and celebrates the journey toward
the collection's more than one hundred contributors
are: Religious thinkers - the Dalai Lama, Mother
Teresa, Poets - Maya Angelou, Philip Larkin, Novelists
- Graham Greene, Flannery O'Connor, Activists
- Mahatma Gandhi, Vaclav Havel, Psychologists
- Carl Jung, M. Scott Peck, Feminists - Germaine
Greer, Robin Morgan, Naturalists - Barry Lopes,
Physicists - Albert Einstein, Fritjof Capra.
From Reviews for God in All Worlds
the spread is global and the range wonderfully
diverse, this anthology will stretch the boundaries
of the mind and of the soul."
-- Financial Times, UK
erudite anthology with its relevant material on
mysticism, New Age consciousness, ecology, goddess
worship and cosmological speculation is sure to
become a treasured resource for both small group
and formal study"
-- Publisher's Weekly, USA
remarkably rich and diverse anthology, passionately
researched and creatively organized. Vardey's
own cogent commentary and the eloquent excerpts
she has chosen resonate together to make a sort
of music of the soul. this major work is a genuine
treasury of spiritual thought and expression."
-- Booklist, USA
in All Worlds indirectly appears to be constructing
a new paradoxical declaration for the nation:
Nothing is Sacred/Everything is Sacred."
-- The Vancouver Sun, Canada
mammoth beautifully produced book, covering the
spiritual aspects of all parts of our lives in
selections of poetry and prose encompassing all
shades of belief and experience. A book to treasure."
-- Bookcase, UK