The Pocket Meister Eckhart (Shambhala Pocket Library #25) (Paperback)

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An introduction to the writing and preaching of the greatest medieval European mystic.

Meister Eckhart (1260–1327), a German Dominican whose preaching was immensely popular in his own time, was one of the greatest medieval European mystics, and his writings helped build the foundation of the Western mystical tradition. This important introduction to his writing and preaching contains rich selections from his sermons, treatises, and sayings, as well as Table Talk, the records of his informal advice to his spiritual children.
 
This book was previously published under the title Meister Eckhart, from Whom God Hid Nothing: Sermons, Writings, and Sayings.

The Shambhala Pocket Library is a collection of short, portable teachings from notable figures across religious traditions and classic texts. The covers in this series are rendered by Colorado artist Robert Spellman. The books in this collection distill the wisdom and heart of the work Shambhala Publications has published over 50 years into a compact format that is collectible, reader-friendly, and applicable to everyday life.

About the Author


MEISTER ECKHART (1260-1327) was a German Dominican theologian and popular preacher who believed that God is best approached through paradox and mystery rather than through reason or logic. His works have rung true with seekers for more than eight hundred years.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781611806434
ISBN-10: 1611806437
Publisher: Shambhala
Publication Date: September 18th, 2018
Pages: 152
Language: English
Series: Shambhala Pocket Library