The Cloud of Unknowing Paperback

by Halcyon C. Backhouse;

0In Stock - Usually dispatched within 24 hours


Free UK delivery when you spend £10 or more

Price and Purchase

Offer price: £8.58
Go to Basket We accept VISA, Mastercard, Paypal and Buy Now Pay Later

If you're buying for a church, school or business, why not Buy Now Pay Later?

Find Out More

The Cloud of Unknowing

Full Product Description

For it is not what you are nor what you have been that God regards with his most merciful eyes, but what you would like to be.

The Cloud of Unknowing is one of the classic medieval texts on contemplative prayer. Written anonymously towards the end of the fourteenth century for someone just starting out in the journey of faith, it dwells on the essentially unknowability of God. Since God cannot be grasped by the intellect, he must be approached with an attitude of humility and love, in listening prayer.

The Cloud of Unknowing by Halcyon C. Backhouse was published by Hodder & Stoughton in August 2009 and is our 19900th best seller. The ISBN for The Cloud of Unknowing is 9780340980118.

Reviews of The Cloud of Unknowing

Customer reviews and testimonials Write a review

Product Q&A

Got a question? No problem! Just click here to ask us about The Cloud of Unknowing.

Related Departments

This product is also listed in the following departments:

If you like this you may also like...


Details for The Cloud of Unknowing

Page last updated 7th July 2015
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherHodder & Stoughton (August 2009)
EditionNew edition
EditorHalcyon Backhouse
Number of Pages112
Thickness8 mm
Height199 mm
Width132 mm
Product Code1887849
Eden is an accredited Living Wage employer