By Ruben Habito

What has Jerusalem to do with the Bodhi Tree? This examine of the connection among the Christian Bible and Zen Buddhism is expert by means of the insights of an writer who has enormous adventure with both.
Ruben Habito, a Zen roshi in addition to a Catholic non secular director, makes use of his insights from years of talks at Zen retreats to notify this religious gem, targeting the methods the practices of Zen can improve Christianity, and vice versa. A treasure for all seekers, Christian and otherwise.

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