The Book of Special Grace, Parts Six and Seven by Mechtild of Hackeborn
Gertrud the Great of Helfta; Translated, with an introduction and notes, by Alexandra Barratt
“This book is the capstone to a project of the utmost significance for the study of medieval religious culture."
The Cistercian Nuns of Tautra Mariakloster, Preface by Dom Brendan Freeman, OCSO
“The experiences of seasonal and temporal variations of darkness and light in the fjord are especially important to the deepening of their faith practice and their ever-growing connection to the spiritual world.”
Robert Benson, PhD, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
Aelred of Rievaulx (1110-1167) An Existential and Spiritual Biography
While exploring what is known of Aelred's life from his own works, Burton considers the influence of both English and church history on Aelred's personality and purpose as Christian, abbot, and writer.