The Marvels of the Heart: Science of the Spirit by Hamza Al-ghazaliThe Marvels of the Heart: Science of the Spirit by Hamza Al-ghazali

The Marvels of the Heart: Science of the Spirit

byHamza Al-ghazaliTranslated byWalter James SkellieIntroduction byT. J. Winter

Paperback | April 1, 2010

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Marvels of the Heart is thought to be the key volume of the 40-book Ihya' 'Ulum-Al Din—Revival of the Religious Sciences—, the most read work in the Muslim world after the Qur’an, and considered by many to be the Summa Theologica of Islam. These traditional teaching stories, which use the theme of the heart as a mirror, illustrate key tenets of Islam on the requirements of religion, living in society, and the inner life of the soul.

Al-Ghazali was a theologian, a logician, a jurist, and a mystic. He was the author of more than 100 books of Islamic scholarship, and is regarded by many as the renewer of the fifth Muslim century. Walter James Skellie was a Presbyterian Minister who earned an M.A. and PhD in Arabic studies from the Hartford Seminary Foundation and ser...
Title:The Marvels of the Heart: Science of the SpiritFormat:PaperbackDimensions:242 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.6 inPublished:April 1, 2010Publisher:Fons VitaeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1887752315

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"This is a book which all Muslims should cherish in their personal libraries. Without it one would lose the beauty and richness of our Islamic heritage."  —Dr. Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufti of Bosnia