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The foundations of mysticism

Author: Bernard McGinn
Publisher: New York : Crossroad, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Now available in paperback, this is the first volume of the highly-praised landmark trilogy The Presence of God: A History of Western Christian Mysticism. "A book to be treasured".--Spiritual Life.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard McGinn
ISBN: 0824511212 9780824511210 0824514041 9780824514044
OCLC Number: 25839970
Description: xxii, 494 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1 The historical roots of Western mysticism --
The Jewish matrix --
The Greek contemplative ideal --
Jesus: the presence of God on Earth --
Mystical elements in early Greek Christianity --
The monastic turn and mysticism --
Pt. 2: The birth of Western mysticism --
Early Latin mysticism --
Augustine: the founding father.
Responsibility: by Bernard McGinn.

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