108 Mystics


The Essential Guide to Seers, Saints and Sages


Described by the author as a kind of spiritual speed dating, this book comprises brief introductions to the teachings of the greatest mystics and contemplatives in the Western Christian tradition. The thinkers, who range from Origen and Julian of Norwich to CS Lewis and Simone Weil, are presented as examples of nine personality types, which include Visionaries, Poets and Heretics.