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Bonaventure: The Soul’s Journey into God, The Tree of Life, The Life of St. Francis

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ISBN: 0809121212

Overview

Named “The Prince of Mystics” by Leo XIII, Bonaventure (1217–1274), friar and professor at the University of Paris, was considered a great spiritual master in his own lifetime. These great works show the core of his vision. Gain a clearer perspective on Bonaventure’s unique and mystical path of faith. These resources will provide scholars and worshippers alike with rich lessons and examples from the writings of a celebrated example of ancient Christian piety.

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Key Features

  • Devotional classics written by an academically trained author from the middle ages
  • Fully integrates and cross references with other resources from your Logos library
  • Helpful translation is in readable, contemporary style

Product Details

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About the Author

Bonaventure, (1221–1274) born John of Fidanza, was an Italian medieval scholastic theologian and philosopher. The seventh Minister General of the Order of Friars Minor, he was also a Cardinal Bishop of Albano. He was canonized on 14 April 1482 by Pope Sixtus IV and declared a Doctor of the Church in the year 1588 by Pope Sixtus V. He is known as the “Seraphic Doctor”. Many writings believed in the Middle Ages to be his are now collected under the name Pseudo-Bonaventura. He is honored as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church.