Mystic Experience and Conversion

35 thoughts
last posted April 6, 2014, 6:33 p.m.

5 earlier thoughts


Mystics (of whom modern-day “charismatics” are a small subset) take the relatively straightforward path: a relationship that doesn’t involve the felt presence of another person, or at least two-way dialogue, simply isn’t a personal relationship. And because it’s a given that God wants a personal relationship with us, they must insist on revelatory experience of some kind as the ultimate proof of a real relationship.

29 later thoughts