Two Worlds Are Ours: An Introduction to Christian Mysticism

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In this masterful historical survey, theologian John Macquarrie demonstrates how Christians, especially the great mystics, have experienced at their own "radiant core" the love and presence of God.The word mysticism evokes ecstatic visions, asceticism, and esoteric teaching. Yet, the author maintains, mystics are better thought of as people who exhibit common human curiosity, long to explore religious mystery, and ultimately find a deep personal relationship with God.Macquarrie discusses in detail the ten common traits of ...

Two Worlds Are Ours: An Introduction to Christian Mysticism 2005, Augsburg Fortress Publishing, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780800637101

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