The Secret of Emotions
The Spiritual Roots of Our Hidden Motivations
This is a helpful guide to understanding the connection between our emotional sensations, and our experience of virtues. Since most of our decisions are motivated more by our emotions than our intellect, understanding the messages emotions are sending will have a profound impact on the rest of your life.
4 Tools of Emotional Healing
Though they are not quite the four horsemen of the apocalypse, the painful emotions of shame, anger, loneliness and fear have destroyed countless lives. The need to numb and distract ourselves from them leads us to engage in behaviors that only draw us deeper into shame and isolation. This healing is not about solving our problems; it is about making us whole.
This book explains how the qualities of honesty, forgiveness, compassion and faith can ease the pain of these negative emotions by filling the empty spaces they represent.
Longing for Love
Book 3 in the Longing series, that includes The Secret of Emotions and 4 Tools of Emotional Healing.
This book is also part three of the combined volume Love, Lust and the Longing for God, which is now available.
Love, Lust and the Longing for God
All three books in the Longing series in one volume.
If you are not where you want to be in your life, it is probably because you have allowed yourself to be guided by emotional impulses that you have not understood. To improve your life, you can choose to ignore these emotions, or you can read this book and come to understand them. You will still have to decide if and when to follow your heart, but at least you will understand the language it is speaking.
Why Me?- A Spiritual Guide to Growing Through Tests
This book explains in a simple, profound and often humorous way, why a kind and loving God will give us tests in order to help us develop our full spiritual potential. It is the perfect gift for anyone who questions the wisdom, power and goodness of God, or who worries that they are being punished for making mistakes
Falling Into Grace
An honest look at the many things in the Bahá’í Community that can test your faith . It shines a bright light on these tests, and in illuminating them, it reduces their power. This book says “you are not alone,” and, even better, “you are not a bad Bahá’í for struggling with these issues.” As the title suggests, we must be willing to fall before we can be lifted up through grace.
My Bahai Faith
A Personal Tour of the Baha’i Teachings
An affordable introductory book written for the kind of people who actually end up wanting to become Bahá’ís. They are mature spiritual seekers, but not necessarily scholars. They are Christian, but not fundamentalist. They are open to new ideas, but need assurances that we are not going to be weird or cultish. They are looking for a community to join, but don’t want to surrender their individuality or intellect. They appreciate straight-forward answers to basic questions.
Twelve Steps and the Bahai Faith
The goal is to explain to people in recovery how the Baha’i Writings can help them develop a closer connection to their Higher Power, and to describe to members of the Baha’i Community how the twelve-step program works and what they might gain by joining a recovery group.
The Secret of Happiness – Gift Edition
Combining dozens of quotations from a variety of sources with the distilled essence of his book “The Secret of Emotions,” Justice Saint Rain has created a lovely gift edition of his popular booklet, “The Secret of Happiness,” which has already sold over 12,000 copies worldwide.
Tell Me About Baha’u’llah Mini-Book
An easy-to-read overview of the life and teachings of the Founder of the Baha’i Faith for the moderately curious. It is written in a very personal style that helps make the profound nature of Baha’u’llah’s claim feel less intimidating and more manageable.
The book is long enough to make its central points, but small enough to look more like a pamphlet than a book.