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Early Christian Mystics: The Divine Vision of the Spiritual Masters
     

Early Christian Mystics: The Divine Vision of the Spiritual Masters

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by Bernard McGinn, Patricia Ferris McGinn
 

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Bernard McGinn's The Presence of God series is one of the most respected histories of Christian mysticism in print today. In this new book, Bernard and Patricia McGinn draw from the series to take a closer, personal look at the mystical vision of 12 great spiritual masters living before the Reformation. What were the deep insights of these early mystics? How can

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Bernard McGinn's The Presence of God series is one of the most respected histories of Christian mysticism in print today. In this new book, Bernard and Patricia McGinn draw from the series to take a closer, personal look at the mystical vision of 12 great spiritual masters living before the Reformation. What were the deep insights of these early mystics? How can we apply their wisdom to our lives today? Chapters include Hildegard of Bingen on cosmic vision, John Cassian on prayer and purity of heart, and Bernard of Clairvaux on spousal love.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824521066
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/15/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
771,269
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.67(d)

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Early Christian Mystics: The Divine Vision of the Spiritual Masters 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
AngelPilot1 More than 1 year ago
Great overview and synopsis of those early writers who have impacted Western mysticism: Origen, Evagrius, Cassian, etc. Well written, concise and to the point. Very readable.