The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life

by David Brooks. Rowman & Littlefield, 2019.

This book describes four elements that make life fulfilling so readers can live joyful, integrated lives.


four primary life commitments: family, vocation, philosophy or faith, and community

Best For

anyone who wants to learn and live with integrity


purchase as a book or e-book

Suggested Uses

  • Gain a deeper understanding of meaning and purpose by reading this in an adult study group.
  • Start leading from your virtues and positive character by reading this book and focusing on specific aspects of your life.

About the Contributor

Tim Shapiro

Tim is president of the Indianapolis Center for Congregations – of which the CRG is a program. He began serving the Center in 2003 after 18 years in pastoral ministry. He holds degrees from Purdue University and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Tim’s interest in how congregations learn to do new things is represented in his book How Your Congregation Learns.

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