Berusad av Gud

Antoon Geels

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This is an attempt to write a popular book on mysticism, as requested by one of the largest publishers in Sweden (Natur och Kultur). Twelve mystics, representing Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, met in Andalusia (Córdoba) in order to discuss how spiritual leaders could contribute to increasing understanding between different cultures. When discussing their concept of God, view of man, mystical techniques, kataphatic and apophatic experiences, and spiritual transformation, they discovered that they understood each other very well. Although everything the mystics say is based on their own texts, the meeting is fictive.
Original languageSwedish
PublisherNatur och kultur
Number of pages223
ISBN (Print)91-27-08522-8
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Bibliographical note

The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015.
The record was previously connected to the following departments: Centre for Theology and Religious Studies (015017000)

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Philosophy, Ethics and Religion


  • mystical experience
  • mystical theology
  • spiritual technique

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