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Christian Mysticism



Augustine of Hippo. Confessions. Translated with an introduction and notes by Henry Chadwick. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Bernard of Clairvaux. Selected Works. Translated with a foreword by G. R. Evans. New York: Paulist, 1987.

Dupré, Louis, and James A. Wiseman, eds. Light from Light: An Anthology of Christian Mysticism. 2nd ed. New York: Paulist, 2001.

Meister Eckhart. The Essential Sermons, Commentaries, Treatises, and Defense. Translated with an introduction by Edmund Colledge and Bernard McGinn. New York: Paulist, 1981.

Pseudo-Dionysius, the Areopagite. The Divine Names; and, Mystical Theology. Translated with an introductory study by John D. Jones. Milwaukee, Wis.: Marquette University Press, 1980.

Teresa of Ávila. The Interior Castle. London: Fount, 1995.


Beierwaltes, Werner, Hans Urs von Balthasar, and Alois M. Haas. Grundfragen der Mystik. Einsiedeln, Germany: Johannes, 1974.

James, William. Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature. Centenary edition. London and New York: Routledge, 2002.

Lossky, Vladimir. Mystical Theology of the Eastern Church. London: Clarke, 1991.

McGinn, Bernard. The Presence of God: A History of Western Christian Mysticism. New York: Crossroad, 1991–.

Otto, Rudolf. The Idea of the Holy: An Inquiry into the Non-rational Factor in the Idea of the Divine and Its Relation to the Rational. 2nd ed. London and New York: Oxford University Press, 1970.

Ruh, Kurt. Geschichte der abendländischen Mystik. 4 vols. Munich: Beck, 1990–1999.

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