Thomas Merton,Jon M. Sweeney,Michael N. McGregor's A Course in Christian Mysticism PDF

By Thomas Merton,Jon M. Sweeney,Michael N. McGregor

ISBN-10: 0814645089

ISBN-13: 9780814645086

Thomas Merton's lectures to the younger monastics on the Abbey of Gethsemani supply an exceptional examine Merton the coed. A path in Christian Mysticism gathers jointly, for the 1st time, the easiest of those talks right into a religious, historic, and theological survey of Christian mysticism—from St. John's gospel to St. John of the move. 16 centuries are lined over 13 lectures. A normal creation units the scene for whilst and the way the talks have been ready and for the perennial issues one reveals in them, making them correct for non secular seekers this day. This compact quantity permits somebody to benefit from one of many 20th century's maximum Catholic non secular lecturers. The research fabrics in the back of the publication, together with extra fundamental resource readings and considerate questions for mirrored image and dialogue, make this a vital textual content for any scholar of Christian mysticism.

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