Rudolf Steiner's Writings on Spiritual Initiation
Around this collection of extracts from Steiner’s books and lectures, Welburn examines the Mystery schools of the ancient world and their relevance to Christianity and the world today.
Steiner wrote and spoke extensively on the Mystery-structure of the Christian experience. This collection includes his account of the mystic patterns of the ancient world, the pre-Socratic and Platonic philosophers, the initiation Mysteries of Egypt and the Orient, as well as his commentary on the Apocalypse of St. John.
Andrew Welburn is also the author of The Beginnings of Christianity; Gnosis: the Mysteries and Christianity