Hildegard of Bingen: Essential Writings and Chants of a Christian Mystic-Annotated & Explained

Hildegard of Bingen: Essential Writings and Chants of a Christian Mystic-Annotated & Explained

by Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook

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Overview

Enter the vibrant world of this medieval mystic and open yourself to the music of creation and the living light of God. This unique introduction to one of the most accomplished women in Christian history presents a wide range of Hildegard's rich and varied writings, grouped by theme, with insightful annotations and historical background.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781594736223
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/01/2016
Series: SkyLight Illuminations
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 240
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Dr. Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook, an Episcopal priest, is a popular teacher, speaker and retreat leader on topics related to Christian spirituality, mysticism, social activism and interreligious encounter. A professor of practical theology at Claremont School of Theology, Claremont Lincoln University, and professor of Anglican studies at Bloy House, the Episcopal Theological School at Claremont, she is author of Hildegard of Bingen: Essential Writings and Chants of a Christian Mystic—Annotated & Explained and Pilgrimage—The Sacred Art: Journey to the Center of the Heart, among other books.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction

Part 1: Living Light
Part 2: Blazing Fire
Part 3: Divine Love
Part 4: Holy Wisdom
Part 5: Spiritual Community
Part 7: God's Creation
Part 8: Celestial Harmony
Part 9: Healing Sciences
Part 10: Women's Health
Part 11: Worldly Witness

The Works of Hildegard of Bingen
A Note on Sources
Notes
Suggested Resources

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