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Become the Force : 9 lessons on how to live as a Jediist master / Daniel M. Jones, founder of the Church of Jediism ; based on interviews with Theresa Cheung.

Jones, Daniel M., (author.). Francis-Cheung, Theresa, (writer of prologue.).

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  • ISBN: 9781786780904
  • ISBN: 1786780909
  • Physical Description: xx, 284 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: London : Watkins, 2017.

Contents / Notes

General Note: "Based on principles taken from Lucasfilm Limited's Star Wars films"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-264).
Contents: Prologue. In the beginning / by Theresa Cheung -- The intelligence of a student -- Personal thought control -- Matters of love, life and death -- The Force Theory -- Emotional control and anger management -- Self-defence and martial arts -- Counseling, stress management and control -- Healthy living and material well-being -- Peaceful communication and interaction with diplomacy -- Epilogue. Not the end -- Appendix. A new way in faith. Daniel's Jediist library recommendations ; Census appeal ; The Church of Jediism ; The Church of Jediist Technology ; Becoming a Jediist Master.
Summary, etc.: "Daniel M Jones founded the Church of Jediism in 2007 following the Jedi Census phenomenon of 2001; it now has over 500,000 members around the world. This is the book his fans have been waiting for. In it, Daniel outlines the Jedi perspective and provides practical tools for anyone interested in gaining a deeper understanding of how to use the Force in everyday life. A metaphor for the universal life energy that connects us all, the Force can be both light and dark, good and bad. Now, more than ever, it is our responsibility to overcome the Dark Side. This book does not aim to convert, but to inspire its readers to live a life of meaning and purpose according to the universal spiritual teachings of 'the way of the Jedi'"
Subject: Spiritual life.
Conduct of life.
Star Wars films.

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