The Wisdom Jesus

Transforming Heart and Mind : A New Perspective on Christ and His Message

Bourgeault, Cynthia

Book - 2008
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Wisdom Jesus
Random House, Inc.
If you put aside what you think you know about Jesus and approach the Gospels as though for the first time, something remarkable happens: Jesus emerges as a teacher of the transformation of consciousness. Cynthia Bourgeault is a masterful guide to Jesus's vision and to the traditional contemplative practices you can use to experience the heart of his teachings for yourself.

Baker & Taylor
Provides a new perspective on Jesus Christ that emphasizes his role as a teacher of radical wisdom and compassion, drawing on the Gospels, contemplative experience, and newly discovered ancient Christian documents to offer a fresh new understanding of Jesus and his teaching. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Shambhala, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 1590305809
Branch Call Number: 232 B
Characteristics: viii, 223 p. ; 21 cm.


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Apr 08, 2012
  • patienceandfortitude rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

A good book for those who are interested in mysticism, Chrisitian meditation, centering prayer, and ways to increase their awareness and connection to Christ.


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