Published June 1994
by Element Books Ltd .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||180|
Meister Eckhart, Dominican theologian and writer who was the greatest German speculative mystic. In the transcripts of his sermons in German and Latin, he charts the course of union between the individual soul and God. Johannes Eckhart entered the Dominican order when he was 15 and studied in. Meister Eckhart, the fourteenth-century German mystic and theologian, is one of the most enigmatic and controversial figures in the history of the Church, and few have played so diverse and fertile a role in the cultural by: Meister Eckhart - Mystical Theologian book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Meister Eckhart, the fourteenth-century German mysti /5. The deeply influential German Catholic mystic theologian and spiritual psychologist Meister Eckhart was the most illustrious spiritual instructor of his day. He was also unjustly condemned as a heretic by the papacy after an impressive career of writing, teaching, preaching, directing souls and serving as a high-level administrator of the.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Forman, Robert K.C. Meister Eckhart. Element, (OCoLC) Named Person: Eckhart, Meister; Eckhart, Meister. Meister Eckhart was a 14th-century German mystic and theologian. This book evalutes his life and work, based on the author's wide knowledge of Eckhart's original texts, their historical and theological context and their place in the Christian tradition. The creative power that people address as “God,” Meister Eckhart explained, is already present within each individual and is best understood as the very force that infuses all . Meister Eckhart, the fourteenth-century German mystic and theologian, is one of the most enigmatic and controversial figures in the history of the Church, and few have played so diverse and fertile a role in the cultural : Oliver Davies.
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