Not of this World: A Treasury of Christian Mysticism
This profound and insightful book includes selected writings of Christian sages and saints from the Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Evangelical and Celtic branches of the Christian tradition. They are presented from a perspective of 'the transcendent unity of denominations'.
Què en diuen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya
No hem trobat cap ressenya als llocs habituals.
Nothing Amiss Julian of Norwich
Sweet Delight in Gods Beauty Jonathan Edwards
Thinking the Unthinkable St Anselm
Prayer of the Heart The Way of a Pilgrim
The Religion of Light Jingjing
In the Eyes of a Child Thomas Traherne
Saving Loveliness St Nonnus
Uncreated Light St Seraphim of Sarov
Descending with the Breath Nikiphoros the Athonite
So Many Names JeanPierre de Caussade
What Dreams May Come St Diadochos of Photiki
Sleep but My Heart Waketh St Bernard of Clairvaux
Nakedness and Sacrifice Jean Borella
The Tao Hieromonk Damascene
Go Not but Stay St Francis of Sales
The Center of the Soul William Law
True Prayer Evagrios the Solitary
The Tabernacle of the Covenant Richard of St Victor
Rank upon Rank St Clement of Alexandria
Ignorance Is Bliss Nicholas of Cusa
Opening the Tomb St Maximos the Confessor
The Virginal Paradise St Louis Marie de Montfort
Clothed in Christ St Symeon the New Theologian
Two Ways St Thomas Aquinas
Dispelling Darkness Boethius
Leading Strings François Fénelon
More than Ourselves Sir Thomas Browne
No Fixed Abode Pico della Mirandola
Today St Patrick of Ireland
The Teacher St Gregory of Sinai
True Imagination George MacDonald
Filling Every Place Jeremy Taylor
Virtues and Powers Paracelsus
A Single Unified Science Philip Sherrard
Practicing Presence Brother Lawrence
Hidden and Glorified Samuel Taylor Coleridge
As through a Mirror St Bonaventure
Recognition The Gospel of Thomas
Two Facades C S Lewis
A Higher School Henry Suso
Flight to Greater Things St Gregory of Nyssa
No Other Way Theologia Germanica
Gods Own Breath John Smith
The Very Marrow of the Bones St Teresa of Avila
Christmas in the Soul John Tauler
High Fantasy Lost Power Dante
Motionless Circling Nikitas Stithatos
A Reply to Active Persons The Cloud of Unknowing
Closing to a Bud Again Lilian Staveley
The Joyful Instant St Augustine
One and the Same Mind Origen
Awareness and Return Swami Abhishiktananda
Waylessness John of Ruysbroeck
Hidden Beauty St Dionysios the Areopagite
Essence Is Simple St Nikolai Velimirovich
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Pàgina xxi - And the angel of God, which went before the camp of Israel, removed and went behind them; and the pillar of the cloud went from before their face, and stood behind them: and it came between the camp of the Egyptians and the camp of Israel; and it was a cloud and darkness to them, but it gave light by night to these: so that the one came not near the other all the night.
Pàgina 130 - The corn was orient and immortal wheat, which never should be reaped, nor was ever sown. I thought it had stood from everlasting to everlasting. The dust and stones of the street were as precious as gold : the gates were at first the end of the world.
Pàgina xix - tis not to come ; if it be not to come, it will be now ; if it be not now, yet it will come ; the readiness is all ; since no man has aught of what he leaves, what is't to leave betimes?
Pàgina 115 - Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honor and glory for ever and ever, Amen. As I read the words, there came into my soul, and was as it were diffused through it, a sense of the glory of the Divine Being; a new...
Pàgina 116 - I know not how to express. I seemed to see them both in a sweet conjunction ; majesty and meekness joined together ; it was a sweet, and gentle, and holy majesty; and also a majestic meekness; an awful sweetness; a high, and great, and holy gentleness.
Pàgina 130 - In the absence of these I was entertained like an Angel with the works of God in their splendour and glory, I saw all in the peace of Eden ; Heaven and Earth did sing my Creator's praises, and could not make more melody to Adam, than to me.
Pàgina 130 - WILL you see the infancy of this sublime and celestial greatness ? Those pure and virgin apprehensions I had from the womb, and that divine light wherewith I was born are the best unto this day, wherein I can see the Universe. By the Gift of God they attended me into the world, and by His special favour I remember them till now.
Pàgina 117 - ... clouds and blue sky, in the grass, flowers, trees, in the water and all nature; which used greatly to fix my mind. I often used to sit and view the moon for...
Pàgina 96 - At my nativity my ascendant was the watery sign of Scorpius: I was born in the planetary hour of Saturn, and I think I have a piece of that leaden planet in me.