The Pursuit of Wisdom and Other Works

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Paulist Press, 1988 - Religion - 325 pages
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Included here are modern English translations of The Pursuit of Wisdom and five other essays by the unknown 14th-century mystic who wrote The Cloud of Unknowing.
 

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Contents

Translators Introduction
13
The Pursuit of Wisdom
21
Notes
36
Deniss Hidden Theology
49
Translators Introduction
51
Deniss Hidden Theology
74
Notes
82
The Discernment of Spirits
99
Notes
144
A Letter on Prayer
157
Translators Introduction
159
A Letter on Prayer
166
Notes
174
A Letter of Private Direction
183
Translators Introduction
185
A Letter of Private Direction
219

Translators Introduction
101
The Discernment of Spirits
108
Notes
116
The Assessment of Inward Stirrings
125
Translators Introduction
127
The Assessment of Inward Stirrings
134
Notes
248
Introduction to an English Carthusian Manuscript
285
Bibliography
314
Index
320
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