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Author Templeton, John Marks, Jr., 1940-2015.

Title Thrift and generosity : the joy of giving / John M. Templeton, Jr.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Templeton Foundation Press, 2004.


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Description 1 online resource (x, 107 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Contents Foreword; Introduction; Thrift; Generosity; The Relationship between Thrift and Generosity; Recommended Reading.
Summary In these difficult economic times, thrift may seem like a necessity, rather than a route to joy. But in this handbook, the reader learns about the virtue of thrift, and how, in combination with gratitude and generosity, it can lead to deep, lasting contentment. The book explores the qualities that distinguish thriftiness from merely being cheap; it looks at thrift and wisdom, thrift and gratitude, thrift and ethical standards, and thrift and hard work. With references from the Bible, literature, poetry, and philosophy, as well as examples from daily life, thrift is shown to be more than just u.
Subject Christian giving.
Generosity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Saving and investment.
SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- Happiness.
Christian giving. (OCoLC)fst00859159
Generosity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity. (OCoLC)fst00939987
Saving and investment. (OCoLC)fst01105959
Other Form: Print version: Templeton, John Marks, 1940- Thrift and generosity. Philadelphia : Templeton Foundation Press, 2004 1932031715 9781932031713 (DLC) 2004011002 (OCoLC)55219992
Standard No. 9781932031713
ISBN 9781599470696 (electronic bk.)
1599470691 (electronic bk.)
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