By J. E. Brandenburg
By J. E. Brandenburg
By Howard J Sherman
By Christopher Isherwood
Excerpt: "This is the tale of a phenomenon. i'm going to commence by way of calling him easily that, instead of "holy man,""mystic,"or "saint"; all emotive phrases with combined institutions that could allure a few readers, repel others.
"A phenomenon is often a truth, an item of expertise. that's how I shall try and technique Ramakrishna . . . I purely ask you to method Ramakrishna with a similar open-minded interest you could think for any hugely strange human being."
By Carmen de Sayve
By Carl McColman
In renowned utilization, “mysticism” usually refers to New Age or jap sorts of spirituality. even though, the paranormal culture can be an incredible section of the Christian culture. At its heart—and very similar to its expression in different religion traditions—Christian mysticism is an historical culture that comes with meditation, contemplation, worship, philosophy, the search for private enlightenment, and the adventure of Divine presence.
This quantity is a finished creation and consultant to Christian mysticism. it's a titanic ebook a few large probability: the desire of attaining actual, comfortable, experiential union with God. one of the issues coated listed here are a common creation to mysticism, the Bible and mysticism, the historical past and kinds of Christian mysticism, biographical sketches of top Christian mystics, and useful directions approximately working towards mysticism today.
This is a panoramic paintings that explores a sort of spirituality that has replaced lives over the process 2,000 years. studying approximately Christian mysticism and the way it's been articulated in the course of the centuries will end up inspirational for today’s seekers, whatever the religion tradition.
By Antoine Faivre,Christine Rhone
Widely obtained in France, this short, finished advent to Western esotericism via the founding father of the sphere is finally on hand in English. A historic and pedagogical consultant, the publication is written essentially for college students and newbies. In transparent, specific language, writer Antoine Faivre presents an outline of Western esoteric currents in view that past due antiquity. the majority of the ebook is laid out chronologically, from historic and medieval resources (Alexandrian hermetism, gnosticism, neoplatonism), during the Renaissance as much as the current time. Its assurance contains non secular alchemy, Jewish and Christian Kabbalah, Christian theosophy, Rosicrucianism, Illuminism, ‘mystical’ Free-Masonry, the Occultist present, Theosophical and Anthroposophical Societies, the Traditionalist university, and ‘esotericism’ in modern initiatic societies and in New non secular activities. Faivre explores how those currents are hooked up, and refers to the place they seem in artwork and literature. The publication concludes with an annotated bibliography, which makes it a necessary source for rookies and students alike.
Antoine Faivre is Professor Emeritus on the École Pratique des Hautes Études (Religious Studies), Sorbonne. He has released broadly, together with entry to Western Esotericism and The Golden Fleece and Alchemy, either additionally released via SUNY Press.
Christine Rhone has translated quite a few books, together with Faivre’s Theosophy, mind's eye, culture: reports in Western Esotericism, additionally released through SUNY Press.
By John Anthony McGuckin
By Donate McIntosh,Christopher McIntosh
By Jeff Foster
Jeff Foster est un enseignant spirituel qui nous invite à nous ouvrir totalement à l. a. vie, à lui dire enfin "Oui !" et à embrasser le quotidien dans toutes ses dimensions. Une des contributions les plus importantes de Jeff Foster à l. a. spiritualité contemporaine est sa demande sans concession que nous honorions notre humanité et que nous prenions le risque de voir combien los angeles " vie ordinaire " est réellement sacrée. En nous ouvrant ainsi à los angeles vie et à l'amour, nous nous réveillons de notre rêve de séparation et pouvons être un avec chaque element de notre lifestyles, même les plus inconfortables. Avec endurance et générosité, Jeff Foster nous consultant vers notre véritable identité et nous montre que nous sommes déjà parfaits : il n'y a nul besoin de s'efforcer vers un idéal lointain mais simplement d'aimer l'instant présent tel qu'il est.
By Michael Van Vlymen
This ebook "Supernatural Transportation" is my own tale. I percentage how this all started and the way it elevated. I additionally discuss the method of studying to stroll within the supernatural issues of God. As you learn my trip you'll comprehend why an individual would need for use of God during this means. one can find why God does this and why it will be important that we permit Him to take advantage of us. greater than something, I pray that you're going to see that God will use YOU. the entire issues that God has been exhibiting you over those previous few years were for a function. the entire starvation and hope for the issues of God, the issues of His nation were born of God to steer you into your future. it is time to fairly include it.
We ALL have a tremendous function in God's plan. embody who you're and start to reside from that HEAVENLY place!
...as he's, so are we during this global. (1 John 4:17)