Christian Mystics: The Spiritual Heart of the Christian Tradition

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Simon & Schuster Editions, 1998 - Religion - 224 pages
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This brilliant work of scholarship is also an elegant gift volume--featuring sumptuous illustrations depicting many of the finest treasures of religious art--celebrating the transformative vision and passion of Christianity's 200-year-old mystical tradition. 100 illustrations, 75 in color.

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In my layman's opinion, the author confused the definition of mystic with influential. A few of the listed clerics, abbots, etc. could be said to have mystical experiences, but most were people whom ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Ursula King is Professor and Head of Department in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Bristol, UK. She has published many books and articles. Her most recent publications include" Women and Spirituality: Voices of Protest and Promise "(1993) and an edited reader on "Feminist Theology from the Third World" (1994).

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