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The Contemporary Christian Mystic


Below you will find selected writings from contemporary Christian Mysticism...

Private House of Prayer
Leslie Weatherhead, Methodist minister, wrote one of the finest books to be found in Christianity: The Christian Agnostic. Written some 60+ years ago, it has an amazing hold on today's reader, and I hope you will do all you can to locate a copy for yourself. Also of interest is an excerpt from Weatherhead's Private House of Prayer...

Surprising Take on Jesus
I say surprising because it comes from Robert W. Funk, founder of the Jesus Seminar. While a person might gather (from error-ridden media reports) that the Jesus Seminar completely trashed the whole notion of a Jesus, it just isn't true. Funk gives a sense of what it must have been like to hear Jesus' words as he talks about the spirit behind them...

The Golden Key to Prayer
Classic words from Emmet Fox on the power and direction of prayer, a way that can change your life...

Bishop Sprague of the Methodist Church
Some interesting views on the very human and very universal Jesus...

Jesus and the Bible
Emmet Fox offers a rather startling but clear-headed look at Jesus, Christianity and the Bible...