God Within: The Mystical Tradition of Northern Europe

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Paulist Press, 1988 - Religion - 224 pages
A new edition of a classic book which brought a neglected spiritual tradition to life and conveyed the essence of the work of writers who have a particular resonance for contemporary Christians and "seekers" Jan van Ruusbroec Johannes Tauler Henry Suso and Walter Hilton as well as more familiar figures such as Meister Eckhart and Julian Norwich.

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Oliver Davies is Reader in Philosophical Theology in the University of Wales and has written a number of studies of Christian mystical writers, including Meister Eckhart: Mystical Theologian (SPCK 1991). The first volume of his Systematic Theology in three parts appeared as A Theology of Compassion (SCM Press 2001), and the second volume, On the Creativity of God, is currently under preparation.

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