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The Gospel of Happiness

The Gospel of Happiness

Rediscover Your Faith Through Spiritual Practice And Positive Psychology

by Christopher Kaczor

"Kaczor soars when he shows how Christian practices are the way to find fullness and freedom of life." ~Robert A. Emmons, Professor of Psychology UC Davis, Editor-in-Chief, "The Journal of Positive Psychology"

About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

Christopher Kaczor provides seven ways in which positive psychology and Christian practice can lead to personal and spiritual transformation.

Defining and Attaining Happiness: A Q&A With Christopher Kaczor

Defining and Attaining Happiness: A Q&A With Christopher Kaczor

"When we look for what is good we are more likely to find and celebrate what is good. When we thank God for the joys we find in life, our gratitude is enhanced."

Praise for

Praise for "The Gospel of Happiness"

"A great resource for those who want to know more about the value of empirical research on human well-being for the religious life." ~C. Stephen Evans, University Professor of Philosophy and Humanities, Baylor University

Read an Excerpt From

Read an Excerpt From "The Gospel of Happiness"

"Although perfect happiness cannot be found outside of a perfect relationship with God, we can have imperfect happiness now." ~from the book

Connect With Christopher Kaczor

Connect With Christopher Kaczor

Professor and author Christopher Kaczor is on Facebook, where he's hosting more discussion about his book.

Book Roundtable: Continue the Conversation with our Bloggers

Faith Makes You Happy

Faith Makes You Happy

Kathy Schiffer

Kaczor’s marriage of positive psychology and Christian faith will resonate with readers, explaining the logic of lived faith, and encouraging deeper reflection. I recommend it.

Bridging the Science/Religion Gap with Happiness

Bridging the Science/Religion Gap with Happiness

Bruce G. Epperly

Kaczor’s book bridges the gulf between faith and science, and theology and psychology, and achieves the goal of promoting what both fields hold in common, the quest or healing and abundant life.

Positive Psychology Complements Faith

Positive Psychology Complements Faith

Monique Ocampo

Religion keeps a person grounded and humble. Or at least that's what religion is supposed to be. And I think that's what The Gospel of Happiness is really about.

How to Be a Happier Person

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