In the 16th century, St. Teresa of Avila used a castle with seven chambers as a metaphor for a person's spiritual development. Free of religious dogma, this modern translation by Mirabai Starr renders St. Teresa's work a beautiful and practical set of teachings for seekers of all faiths in need of spiritual guidance. It also places this classic in ...
In the 16th century, St. Teresa of Avila used a castle with seven chambers as a metaphor for a person's spiritual development. Free of religious dogma, this modern translation by Mirabai Starr renders St. Teresa's work a beautiful and practical set of teachings for seekers of all faiths in need of spiritual guidance. It also places this classic in a contemporary context, reasserting its importance even after more than 400 years.Penguin Group
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Fine. 0809103036 Paulist Press; NY, 1979. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in Pictorial Boards. A nice, clean unmarked copy. 8vo[octavo or aprx 6 x 9 inches], 225pp, indexed. We pack securely and ship daily with delivery confirmation on every book. The picture on the listing page is of the actual book for sale. Additional Scan(s) are available for any item, please inquire.
Very Good. 0809103036 1979 Paulist Press (NY) 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches tall, xix, 225 pp pictorial covers with purple spine and white lettering. Slight staining to spine and cover has a few scratches. Otherwsie, a very good copy-clean, bright and unmarked. ~JJJ~
Very Good. No jacket as issued, minor shelf wear, binding tight, inside cover has previous owner's name, else pages clean and unmarked. The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted! In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders. The texts are first-rate, and the introductions are informative and reliable. The books will be a welcome addition to the bookshelf of every literate religious persons". --The Christian Century.
Very Good. 0809103036. Used hardcover edition with no dust jacket and illustrated boards. light shelfwear; corners/edges are lightly bumped. binding and pages remain straight. previous owner's name on front flyleaf. no marks to text.; The Classics of Western Spirituality; 9 X 6 X 1 inches; 225 pages.
Original autobiography upon which "Entering the Castle, by Caroline Myss was based. Written in a straight foreword first person style. Teresa tells of her daily struggles and reflects upon her prayer life existence within the walls of a monastery.
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