×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Borderlands of the Spirit: Reflections on a Sacred Science of Mind
     

Borderlands of the Spirit: Reflections on a Sacred Science of Mind

by John Herlihy
 

See All Formats & Editions

In today’s secular environment the two worlds of science and spirituality are alien worlds, distinguished primarily by a deep-seated antagonism in which the principles of spirituality and the pragmatism of modern science exist face to face in a perennial state of confrontation. This profoundly learned work searches the borderlands between these two worlds.

Overview

In today’s secular environment the two worlds of science and spirituality are alien worlds, distinguished primarily by a deep-seated antagonism in which the principles of spirituality and the pragmatism of modern science exist face to face in a perennial state of confrontation. This profoundly learned work searches the borderlands between these two worlds. Through a penetrating analysis of reason and intellect, spiritual imagination and the light of faith, this book addresses fundamental questions pertaining to our search for meaning. Countering the prevalent assumptions which determine our secular environment, these pages travel the borderlands between science and religion and open passageways to a higher understanding of spiritual life Countering the prevalent assumptions which determine our secular environment, this book travels the borderlands between science and religion and opens passageways to a higher understanding of spiritual life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935493228
Publisher:
World Wisdom
Publication date:
12/09/2004
Series:
Perennial Philosophy Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
216
File size:
546 KB

Meet the Author

John Herlihy was born into an Irish-American family in Boston, Massachusetts. He converted to Islam in the early 1970s and would later explore the complex nature of his relationship with his new faith through his writing.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews