Little Lessons from the Mystics - 52 simple and surprising ways to experience the mysteries of faith
AUTHOR Bob Burnham
Provides brief stories from mystics' lives to help us make connections, learn lessons, and begin our own mystical practices.
Organized by the main mysteries of our faith: the Incarnation, the Paschal Mystery, the People of God, and the Most Holy Trinity, this book offers an inviting perspective on mystics and mysticism that is refreshing, new and helpful.
Nearness: Karl Rahner; Body: Teresa of Avila; Interconnection: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin; Heartfulness: Clare of Montefalco; Disappointment: Francis of Assisi; Liturgy: Hildegard of Bingen; Kinship: Nicholas Black Elk; Joy: Bridget of Sweden; Detachment: Meister Eckhart; Paradox: Richard Rohr; Awareness: Ronald Rolheiser; Presence: Brother Lawrence