One Step Christians Must Take To Receive the Gift of Illumination

In his wonderful book about the present and future of Christian mysticism,¬†"Arise, My Love...", author William Johnston, SJ tells a charming study about one of his brother¬†Jesuits, Hugo Enomiya-Lassalle, who made an arduous journey to Thailand to meet with a renowned Buddhist teacher called Buddhadasa. Like Johnston, Enomiya-Lassalle was engaged in Buddhist-Catholic dialogue, so a meeting like this would have been significant for his work.After arriving in Bangkok and riding on a rickety old … [Read more...]