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- Echter Verlag 2012; US$ 10.40
Menschen, die achtsam mit sich selber umgehen, werden anderen kaum hart, ungerecht, gar feindselig gegenübertreten. "Den Nächsten lieben wie sich selbst" hat Jesus geraten und mit der Gottesliebe in eins gebracht wie kein spiritueller Lehrer vor ihm. Selbstliebe und Selbstachtung sind damit die Quellen für achtsame und liebevolle, für ehrliche... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1993; US$ 16.99
A practical guidebook for the inquiring layperson seeking a holistic, intelligent look at the spiritual life, and for the pastor or religious professional seeking a systematic framework and spiritual practices to re-ignite the flame of faith. Groff explains what it means to believe and what to do after you say you believe-through a unique integration... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2012; US$ 43.00
Through an analysis of many different examples, Danvers articulates a new way of thinking about mysticism and scepticism, not as opposite poles of the philosophical spectrum, but as two fields of enquiry with overlapping aims and methods. Prompted by a deep sense of wonder at being alive, many mystics and sceptics, like the Buddha, practice disciplines... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2005; US$ 90.00
Essays suggesting new ways of studying the crucial but sometimes difficult range of medieval mystical material. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2000; US$ 14.99
Many people long for a deeper relationship with God, yearning for silence in a noisy world and a respite from busyness. Written for lay and ordained leaders who wish to bring the gift of space and silence to members who feel called to the contemplative journey, the book introduces the purpose of retreats, provides a theological and biblical understanding... more...
- Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 43.99
This book examines the roots of and responses to women's mysticism in Golden Age Spain. The Church, Haliczer shows, was welcoming but wary, and the Inquisition sought to winnow out women guilty of "feigned sanctity." Through examining court cases, as well as biographies and autobiographies, Haliczer concludes that mysticism offered women a way to transcend... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 149.95
This book examines the historical development of the blessing of waters and its theology in the East, with an emphasis on the Byzantine tradition. Exploring how Eastern Christians have sought these waters as a source of healing, purification, and communion with God, Denysenko unpacks their euchology and ritual context. The history and theology of... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99
Although secular psychology addressed a great deal about how we come to be the way we are and how we might live more efficiently, it can offer nothing in terms of why we exist or how we should use our lives," writes Gerald May in this classic discussion of the nature of contemporary spiritual guidance and its relationship to counseling and psychiatry.... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99
Christian Fasting: Biblical and Evangelical Perspectives reveals the social, cultural, and religious significance of this practice in the first-century Mediterranean world. It then compares the biblical representation of fasting with fasting in contemporary Evangelical literature and practice. more...