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Coming Home: The Experience of Enlightenment in Sacred Traditions

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Explores the experience of enlightenment in sacred traditions and how it affects those who experience it.
Paperback, 240 pages
Published November 22nd 1995 by Larson Publications (first published January 15th 1988)
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David Guy
Dec 11, 2018 rated it liked it
Coming Home is simultaneously one of the most inspiring and frustrating books I’ve ever read. Lex Hixon led a short life which he devoted to his conviction that all of the spiritual traditions have a common core. His first spiritual teacher—starting him off in a mind-boggling way—was a Lakota Sioux elder and Episcopalian priest, and Hixon subsequently studied with Sufi teachers, Hindus, famous Buddhists, and in the Eastern Orthodox church.

For years he had a radio show in New York where he
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Erik
Aug 13, 2012 added it


Interesting (semi) rationalist of disparate religious traditions. I read it in a hammock in Tulum, on the Carrabean sea- could't finish the last chapter though, got somewhat tedious and perhaps just a little too "right-hand path" for me, also there was the sand and the sea to consider, the all which surrounded me rather than the religious traditions of man, however transcendental.
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