Item description for Devotio Moderna: Basic Writings (Classics of Western Spirituality) by John H. Van Engen...
Overview Here are basic texts that reveal the spirituality of the Modern Devout, especially during the early years of the movement from 1380 to 1430. The Modern Devotion movement, which was originated by a Dutchman, Master Geerte Grote, is the classic expression of later medieval religious life.
Publishers Description The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted
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Studio: Paulist Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.16" Width: 6.06" Height: 0.93" Weight: 1.1 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 1988
Publisher Paulist Press
Series Classics of Western Spirituality
ISBN 0809129620 ISBN13 9780809129621