The Complete Mystical Works of Meister Eckhart
The Complete Mystical Works of Meister Eckhart

The Complete Mystical Works of Meister Eckhart

By Meister Eckhart, Introduction by Bernard McGinn, Translated by Maurice O'C Walshe

RELIGION

640 Pages, 6 x 9.25

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $98.00 (US $98.00) (CA $108.00)

Publication Date: January 2010

ISBN 9780824525170

Rights: WOR

The Crossroad Publishing Company (Jan 2010)
Herder & Herder

Price: $98.00
 
 

Overview

A comprehensive look at a resounding Christian voice

Now available in a single-volume edition, this exhaustive collection has been completely revised and includes a new introduction by a leading Eckhart scholar. Containing the entire text of all of Eckhart’s vernacular—the German texts, which present his personal reflections on topics such as the poverty of spirit and the birth of Christ in the soul—this treasury is the authoritative volume of Eckhart’s enduring legacy to Christianity.

Reviews

"As near to complete success as any such publication is likely to be." -- Simon Tugwell, New Blackfriars

Author Biography

Meister Eckhart was a German theologian, a philosopher, and one of the most influential Christian mystic writers of the 14th century. Bernard McGinn is a professor emeritus at the Divinity School of the University of Chicago and the author of several books, including Early Christian Mystics, The Essential Writings of Christian Mysticism, Meister Eckhart: The Man from Whom God Hid Nothing, and The Mystical Thought of Meister Eckhart. He lives in Chicago. Maurice O'C Walshe was a professor at the University of Nottingham–Leeds and the author of Medieval German Literature.