Compassion and Meditation
The Spiritual Dynamic Between Buddhism and Christianity
ISBN10: 1594772770 ISBN13: 9781594772771 Contributors: Rowe, Joseph (Translator) Publisher: Inner Traditions Published: Jun 25 2009 Pages: 165 Weight: 0.48lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Examines how complementary themes in Buddhism and Christianity may serve as a basis for an ecumenical faith, drawing parallels between Zen meditation and the Greek Orthodox practice of Hesychasm, the common values demonstrated by Jesus and the Buddha, and the ways in which each faith can benefit from the other. Original.