The Roots of Christian Mysticism : Texts from the Patristic Era with Commentary

The Roots of Christian Mysticism : Texts from the Patristic Era with Commentary

Book Title: The Roots of Christian Mysticism : Texts from the Patristic Era with Commentary

Author: Jeffrey P. Greenman

Format: Paperback | 404 pages

Publication Date: 15 Jan 2013

ISBN-13: 9781565484856

By linking together a series of brilliantly chosen texts from the early centuries of the Church, the author lays bare the roots of the deeply mystical spirituality that has flourished among Christians throughout the ages. This book will appeal to anyone who is interested in the field of spirituality. It is a masterly contribution to Christian scholarship, and this second edition includes an extraordinarily useful Index.