Passion for Creation

Passion for Creation

The Earth-honoring Spirituality of Meister Eckhart

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* Matthew Fox's comprehensive translation of Meister Eckhart's sermons is a meeting of true prophets across hundreds of years that results in a spirituality for the new millennium.

* A brilliant interpretation of Eckhart's teachings on creation spirituality.

Passion for Creation (formerly Breakthrough ) is Matthew Fox's comprehensive translation of and original commentary on the critical German and Latin texts of 37 sermons by Meister Eckhart, the noted 14th-century Dominican priest, preacher, and mystic. The goodness of creation, the holiness of all things, the divine blood in each person, the need to let go and let be--these are among Eckhart's themes, themes that the best-selling author Matthew Fox brilliantly interprets and explains for today's reader.

Passion for Creation will be embraced by theologians, students, and all seekers of truth. It will be especially welcomed by those interested in creation spirituality, which Eckhart advocated six centuries ago and which Matthew Fox has promoted as a spiritual path for the new millennium. Simply put, this book is a meeting of two prophets across hundreds of years. The outcome of that meeting is a fount of wisdom.
Publisher: Rochester, Vt. : Inner Traditions, c2000.
ISBN: 9780892818013
0892818018
Branch Call Number: 230.2 EC
Characteristics: xx, 579 p. ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Fox, Matthew 1940-
Alternative Title: Breakthrough

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Jan 13, 2018

The introduction is a very scholarly work, but once read it gives good foundation for the sermons. I had to turn it in at Sermon 3. On cue to renew.

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