By Carl McColman
This is a elementary and probably life-changing advent to the knowledge teachings of 108 of the best mystics within the Western culture. McColman's premise is that all of us desire lecturers and partners to help us in constructing wealthy inside lives.
It celebrates the common strength and knowledge of the lessons of the mystics, highlighting the ways that their phrases can assist someone locate larger love, objective and a deeper experience of God's presence.
McColman organizes the mystics into 9 different types: visionaries, confessors, fanatics, poets, saints, heretics, knowledge keepers, soul-friends and unitives, and he covers quite a lot of mystics together with Martin Luther King, Hildegard of Bingen, Julian of Norwich, Dag Hammarskjold and C.S. Lewis, plus Evelyn Underhill, Simone Weil, Thomas Merton and Bede Griffiths.
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