logo
Supporting your high street Find out how »
Basket Image

Basket

Spirituality : A Brief History, Hardback Book

Spirituality : A Brief History Hardback

Part of the Wiley Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion series

Description

Engagingly written by one of the world s leading scholars in this field, this comprehensively revised edition tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament right up to the present day. * Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries * Includes new chapters on the nature and meaning of spirituality, and on spirituality in the 21st century; and an account of the development and main features of devotional spirituality * Provides new coverage of Christian spirituality s relationship to other faiths throughout history, and their influence and impact on Christian beliefs and practices * Features expanded sections on mysticism, its relationship to spirituality, the key mystical figures, and the development of ideas of the mystical * Explores the interplay between culture, geography, and spirituality, taking a global perspective by tracing spiritual developments across continents

Information

Other Formats

£64.50

£54.05

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Philip Sheldrake   |  View all

Also in the Wiley Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion series   |  View all

£14.99

£14.39

£22.75

£19.75

£18.75

£16.89

£21.75

£19.75