By Alon Goshen-Gottstein
This e-book units forth a brand new zone within the research of striking contributors in non secular traditions. It develops the class of “Religious Genius” as a substitute to latest different types, basically “saint.” It constructs a version during which to understand those participants, suggesting key features corresponding to love, humility, and self-surrender. non secular geniuses rework their traditions and their legacies undergo via those very alterations. additionally they encourage adjustments throughout spiritual limitations and traditions. The learn of spiritual geniuses in a variety of religion traditions accordingly advances interfaith engagement this present day. The e-book enhances current, basically historic, reports of saints through delivering a phenomenological procedure that seeks to the touch the subjectivity of those members, and the way they've got affected the unfolding in their non secular traditions.