Wound of Knowledge

Wound of Knowledge : Christian Spirituality from the New Testament to St. John of the Cross

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In this classic treatise on Christian spirituality, Rowan Williams takes us with a new eye along a road marked out by Paul, John, Ignatius, Irenaeus, Clement of Alexandria, Origen, Athanasius, Basil, Gregory of Nyssa, Augustine, and finally to Luther and St. John of the Cross. The Wound of Knowledge is a penetrating psychological and intellectual analysis of Christian spirituality.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 158 x 227 x 13mm | 345g
  • Cowley Publications,U.S.
  • Blue Ridge Summit, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Rev ed.
  • 1561010472
  • 9781561010479
  • 188,573

Table of contents

Chapter 1 The Passion of My God Chapter 2 The Shadow of the Flesh Chapter 3 End Without End Chapter 4 The Clamor of the Heart Chapter 5 Acrobats and Jugglers Chapter 6 Ecstasy and Understanding Chapter 7 The Sign of the Son of Man Chapter 8 The Secret Stair The Secret Stair
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About Rowan Williams

ROWAN WILLIAMS, the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury, was formerly Primate of the Church in Wales. He taught at both Oxford and Cambridge until 1991 when he was made Bishop of Monmouth. He is the author of Lost Icons, Writing in the Dust, Ponder These Things, A Ray of Darkness, Resurrection, The Truce of God, and Arius.
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