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- Tectum Verlag 2011; US$ 21.73
Hauptbeschreibung Meister Eckhart zählt zu den bedeutendsten und wirkmächtigsten Persönlichkeiten des Mittelalters. Bis heute hat sein Werk nichts an Aktualität und Faszination verloren. Als Prediger, Theologe und Philosoph lehrte er die Einheit von Gott und Mensch. Sind seine deutschen Predigten eher von rhetorischer Emphase geprägt, argumentiert... more...
- De Gruyter 2010; US$ 182.00
The study interprets the oldest extant correspondence in German, the letters from the secular priest Heinrich von Nördlingen to the Dominican nun Margaretha Ebner dating from the second quarter of the14th century. The study reads the letters as spiritual missives with something of a mystagogical character; this interpretation is then supplemented with... more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 159.95
The work is the most comprehensive, current record of research and scholarship concerned with explicating Julian of Norwich's Showings. This bibliography includes a handbook of information related to mystics contemporary to Julian, as well as information related to the life of the religious of Julian's era. more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 13.99
Astonishingly relevant portraits of the lives of seven women mystics Known to more than a million readers as the coauthor of the classic vegetarian cookbook Laurel's Kitchen, Carol Lee Flinders looks to the hunger of the spirit in Enduring Grace. In these striking and sustaining depictions of seven remarkable women, Flinders brings to life a... more...
- BRILL 2007; US$ 147.00
This book discusses the writings of the mystic Jan van Ruusbroec (1293-1381) within their medieval contexts of literary, religious and intellectual life, thus offering the first comprehensive biography of the most influential medieval Dutch author. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2006; US$ 188.00
Through methods of philology, history, and philosophy, this books establishes that there is no direct connection between Master Eckhart and Jacob Böhme. The concept of the "German mystic philosophy", starting with Eckhart and ending with Böhme, is constructed to have its origin in the Romantic philosophy of the 19th century. more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 134.99
The image of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow's Red Square is a familar Russian landmark. Yet few people know what made Basil so famous. He was a saint who wandered about naked, bullied passers-by, brawled in the market-place, and once even smashed a revered icon. Saints such as Basil overturn the conventional concept of sainthood - what, we... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 49.95
Julian of Norwich was a fourteenth-century woman who at the age of thirty had a series of vivid visions centred around the crucified Christ. Twenty years later, while living as an anchoress in a church, she is believed to have set out these visions in a text called the Showing of Love . Going against the current trend to place Julian in the category... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 31.95
Ursula King?s Christian Mystics tells the story of sixty men and women whose mystical devotion to God transformed the times in which they lived and still affects our present-day search for spiritual meaning. Moving from key figures of the early Christian age to the great mystics of modern times, special emphasis is given to the great high points... more...