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The Book of Mystical Chapters: Meditations on the Soul's Ascent, from the Desert Fathers and Other Early Christian Contemplatives

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4.3 out of 5
Based on 24 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description
The Book of Mystical Chapters wants to slow you down. Its 300 brief meditations, drawn from the writings of the earliest Christian contemplatives, are meant to be read over the course of 300 days. The book's translator and editor, John Anthony McGuckin, explains that this is how early Christian pilgrims learned the wisdom of the Desert Fathers, ascending through three stages of spiritual underst... More
Book Information
PublisherShambhala Publications
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages144
ISBN-101590300076
ISBN-13978-1590300077
Publication Date07/08/2003
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About John Anthony McGuckin (Author) : John Anthony McGuckin is a published author. Published credits of John Anthony McGuckin include The Book of Mystical Chapters : Meditations on the Soul's Ascent, from the Desert Fathers and Other Earl... more
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