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Here is the first English translation based on the new critical edition of The Flowing Light of the Godhead, the sole mystical visionary work of Mechthild, a th century cc German Beguine This challenging work of deep religious insight reflects Mechthild s inner life, and God s as well, employing a great variety of traditional medieval literary forms and genres in prose and verse great spirituality must reread many times to absorb appreciate MoM writings. Great read This is a truly lovely book Mechthild writes of her deep spiritual understanding in flowing language She speaks to us across the centuries of her devotion to and love of God.Louise To contemplate the goodness of God and His Son Jesus Christ.