Meister Eckhart: A Mystic-Warrior for Our Times by Matthew Fox


Pub Date July 08, 2014

Though he lived in the thirteenth century, Meister Eckhart’s deeply ecumenical teachings were in many ways modern. He taught about what we call ecology, championed artistic creativity, and advocated for social, economic, and gender justice. All these elements have inspired spiritual maverick Matthew Fox and influenced his Creation Spirituality. Here, Fox creates metaphorical meetings between Eckhart and Teilhard de Chardin, Thich Nhat Hanh, Carl Jung, Black Elk, Rumi, Adrienne Rich, and other radical thinkers. The result is profoundly insightful, substantive, and inspiring.

The author of thirty books, Matthew Fox has been an instrumental teacher and scholar in the revival of Western mysticism, particularly the work of Hildegard of Bingen, Meister Eckhart, and Thomas Aquinas. Fox teaches and speaks widely and lives in Oakland, California.

Meister Eckhart: A Mystic Warrior for Our Times

Best selling author Matthew Fox explains how the the teachings of the 13th century religious maverick, Meister Eckhart offers insights into how we can heal today’s most pressing issues.

Matthew Fox & Meister Eckhart – Mystic Warriors for Our Time

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