Matthew 13:11

Again and again I am struck by how much confusion there is about the meaning of mysticism, and the nature of Christian mysticism. To try to explain Christian mysticism as simply and clearly as possible, I'd like to consider a word found in Matthew 13:11, which I present here in several different English translations: Jesus answered them, “To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been granted." (New American Standard Version)He answered a … [Read more...]