An Introduction to Jewish MysticismBook - 2006
Byron Sherwin's book is a primer for course-work and for those seeking to understand Jewish mysticism on its own terms, Kabbalah provides a comprehensive, accessible introduction to Jewish mysticism, organized around five models of Jewish mystical theology and experience Normal Mysticism, Mystical Intimacy, Addressing God's Needs, Drawing Down Divine Grace, and Prophetic Kabbalah. Sherwin's Kabbalah An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism is a scholarly, yet accessible work that includes primary texts in translation.
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c2006.
Characteristics: xiv, 249 p. ; 23 cm.