Light from Light: An Anthology of Christian Mysticism   -     Edited By: Louis Dupre, James A. Wiseman
Buy Item $16.99 Retail: $26.95 Save 37% ($9.96) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Light from Light: An Anthology of Christian Mysticism

Paulist Press / 2003 / Paperback

$16.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $26.95
|
Save 37% ($9.96)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW140136

Current Promotions

Product Description

In this revised edition of a longtime best selling anthology of Christian mysticism, editors Louis Dupri and James Wiseman bring together selections from the writings of twenty-three of the most important Christian mystics, from Origen of Alexandria in the third century to Thomas Merton in the twentieth.This edition retains most of the authors included in the first addition, but has replaced some authors from that edition with ones that will be of greater interest to readers today, e.g., Francis and Clare of Assisi, Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal, and Evelyn Underhill. A general introduction discusses the place of mysticism within the Christian life as a whole, while individual chapter introductions place the mystical writers in their historical context and relate their works to others in the anthology. In addition, the editors have completely updated the bibliographies at the end of each chapter.Students and teachers of spirituality, as well as persons interested in their own spiritual growth, will welcome this popular revised resource, because it makes readily available in one volume major works by important Christian mystical writers. Like its predecessor, it is sure to be welcomed in the academic world and spiritual and devotional circles.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: Paulist Press
Publication Date: 2003
ISBN: 0809140136
ISBN-13: 9780809140138
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Early Christian Mystics: The Divine Vision of the  Spiritual Masters
    Early Christian Mystics: The Divine Vision of the Spiritual Masters
    Bernard McGinn, Patricia Ferris McGinn
    Crossroad / Trade Paperback
    $14.18 Retail: $18.95 Save 25% ($4.77)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW52106X
  2. The Riddle of Christian Mystical Experience: The Role of the Humanity of Jesus
    The Riddle of Christian Mystical Experience: The Role of the Humanity of Jesus
    Paul Mommaers
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $28.13
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW24947
  3. When the Lion Roars; A Primer for the Unsuspecting Mystic
    When the Lion Roars; A Primer for the Unsuspecting Mystic
    Stephen J. Rossetti
    Ave Maria Press / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $10.76 Retail: $11.95 Save 10% ($1.19)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW39853
  4. Miracle Workers, Reformers, and the New Mystics
    Miracle Workers, Reformers, and the New Mystics
    John Crowder
    Destiny Image / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 31% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW23505

Publisher's Description

A completely revised edition of the key spiritual texts from the most significant mystical writers in the Christian tradition, from Origen to Thomas Merton, with revised introductions and bibliographies.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Sacred Pathways: Discover Your Soul's Path to God
    Sacred Pathways: Discover Your Soul's Path to God
    Gary Thomas
    Zondervan / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW329886
  2. 3:16 The Church Experience Leader Kit
    3:16 The Church Experience Leader Kit
    Max Lucado
    Lifeway / 2007 / DVD
    $19.99 Retail: $129.95 Save 85% ($109.96)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW78578
  3. Life and Holiness
    Life and Holiness
    Thomas Merton
    Random House, Inc / 1987 / Trade Paperback
    $9.99 Retail: $13.00 Save 23% ($3.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW06277
  4. Hearing God: Developing a Conversational Relationship with God
    Hearing God: Developing a Conversational Relationship with God
    Dallas Willard
    Inter-Varsity Press / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $13.49 Retail: $18.00 Save 25% ($4.51)
    3 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW835690

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search