The Wisdom Way of Knowing: Reclaiming An Ancient Tradition to Awaken the Heart

Category: Book
By (author): Bourgeault, Cynthia
Subject:  RELIGION / Biblical Studies / General
  RELIGION / Christian Life / General
  RELIGION / General
  RELIGION / Spirituality
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Wiley
Published: October 2003
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 176
Size: 7.35in x 5.29in x 0.72in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Drawing on resources as diverse as Sufism, Benedictine Monasticism, the Gurdjieff Work, and the string theory of modern physics, Cynthia Bourgeault has crafted her own unique vision of the Wisdom way in this very accessible book, nicely balanced between concept and practice.
-Gerald May, senior fellow, Shalem Institute, and author, Addiction and Grace and Will and Spirit

"The spiritual wisdom and practical suggestions in this lively and beautiful book will be helpful to many who find themselves setting out on the interior journey."
-Bruno Barnhart, a Camaldolese monk and author, Second Simplicity: The Inner Shape of Christianity

"Cynthia Bourgeault's book is a valuable contribution to the much-needed reawakening of spiritual practice within a Christian context. Her sincerity, good sense, metaphysical depth, and broad experience make her a source to be trusted."
-Kabir Helminski, Sufi Shaikh, the Threshold Society

Review Quote*"a bold and visionary work." (Spirituality & Health, May/June, 2004)
Biographical Note

The Author

Cynthia Bourgeault is an Episcopal priest, writer, and retreat leader. She is presently director of the Contemplative Society in Victoria, British Columbia.