Journey of the Mind to God / Edition 1 available in Paperback
The Hackett edition of this classic of medieval philosophy and mysticisma plan of pilgrimage for the learned Franciscan wishing to reach the apex of the mystical experiencecombines the highly regarded Boehner translation with a new introduction by Stephen Brown focusing on St. Francis as a model of the contemplative life, the meaning of the Itinerarium, its place in Bonaventure’s mystical theology, and the plan of the work. Boehner’s Latin Notes, as well as Latin texts from other works of Bonaventure included in the Franciscan Institute Edition, are rendered here in English, making this the edition of choice for the beginning student.
About the Author
Stephen F. Brown is Professor of Theology, Boston College.