Author: Robert Van De WeyerPublisher: JaicoYear: 2006Language: EnglishPages: 374ISBN/UPC (if available): 8179920747
Christianity is the religion followed by the disciples of Jesus Christ. It is a living tradition of faith and culture Jaico’s 366 readings series is the first comprehensive collection of the spiritual literature of the whole world presented in accessible form. It is aimed at people who wish to broaden their spiritual outlook, and also at the much larger group who have little or no attachment to a religious community, but seek spiritual wisdom. Each volume in the series contains major writings of one of the world’s spiritual traditions, presented in the form of an annual cycle of daily readings. 366 Readings from Christianity includes: The life of Jesus Christ in the gospels, presented as a continuous narrative. Letters of churches from early leaders, including Paul, John, Clement and Ignatius. Writings of Christian philosophers, applying reason to the mystery of religion. Accounts of Catholic mystics, monks and nuns of their spiritual experiences. Testimonies by Protestants of the spiritual journey.
SERIES INTRODUCTIONINTRODUCTION1. The gospel of Jesus. 2. The early church. 3. Letters to churches. 4. Theological reflection. 5. Christian mysticism. 6. Personal testimony. BIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX OF WRITERS