Matthew Fox

Matthew Fox was a member of the Dominican Order in good standing for 34 years until he was expelled by former Pope Joseph Ratzinger, who was a cardinal and chief inquisitor at the time. Matthew Fox is the founder of Wisdom University (formerly the University of Creation Spirituality) and the foremost proponent of Creation Spirituality, based on the mystical teachings of early Christian visionaries such as Hildegard von Bingen, Meister Eckhart, and Saint Thomas Aquinas. He is the author of 26 books, including Original Blessing and The Coming of the Cosmic Christ. In 2019, Matthew Fox was cited as one of the "100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People in the World" according to Watkins Mind Body Spirit magazine.

Books By Matthew Fox

  1. Painting the Dream

    Painting the Dream

    By David Chethlahe Paladin

    A shaman as well as the leading Navajo modern artist, Paladin is one of the first Native American painters to move beyond traditional themes and styles. Praised by the renowned artist Marc Chagall, Paladin's brilliant and evocative paintings are admired for their exuberance, eclecticism, spirituality, and original use of symbols.
  2. Hildegard of Bingen's Book of Divine Works

    Hildegard of Bingen's Book of Divine Works

    Edited by Matthew Fox

    Hildegard of Bingen's Book of Divine Works is a collection of mystic visions that describe a cosmology uniting religion, science, and art that are astonishingly symbiotic with contemporary physics. This volume also contains 51 letters written by Hildegard to political and religious figures of her day and translations of twelve of her songs.
  3. Hildegard von Bingen's Mystical Visions

    Hildegard von Bingen's Mystical Visions

    By Bruce Hozeski

    Twelfth-century Rhineland mystic Hildegard von Bingen records her exquisite encounters with divinity, producing a magnificent fusion of divine inspiration and human intellect. Hildegard von Bingen’s Mystical Visions is perhaps the most complete and powerful documentation of mystical consciousness in recorded history. Now after 800 years, these visions are again available for those seeking to reawaken mystical consciousness.
  4. Illuminations of Hildegard of Bingen

    Illuminations of Hildegard of Bingen

    By Matthew Fox

    Reveals the life and teachings of one of the greatest female artists and intellectuals of the Western Mystical Traditions.
  5. Meditations with Meister Eckhart

    Meditations with Meister Eckhart

    Edited by Matthew Fox

    Meister Eckhart was a 13th-century mystic and prophet, a declared heretic, and an early advocate of creation spirituality. This book of meditations reveals his simple path which demanded no gurus, no fanciful methods, no protracted exercises or retreats. He called it a “wayless way,” adding that the person “who has found this way needs no other.”
  6. A New Reformation

    A New Reformation

    By Matthew Fox

    Speaking to the loss of inspiration and resulting apathy that have emptied churches of all denominations, former Dominican priest Matthew Fox calls for a New Reformation--a reawakening of the Christian spirit that will allow us to move once again from the hollow trappings of organized religion towards a genuine spirituality.
  7. Passion for Creation

    Passion for Creation

    By Matthew Fox

    Passion for Creation contains 37 sermons by the noted 14th-century mystic Meister Eckhart, along with Matthew Fox's original commentary. Eckhart's themes were the goodness of creation, the divine blood in each person, the need to let go and let be--a creation-centered spirituality--themes which Fox has championed as a spiritual path for the new millennium.
  8. A Spirituality Named Compassion

    A Spirituality Named Compassion

    By Matthew Fox

    Popular and controversial author, Matthew Fox, establishes a spirituality for the future that promises personal, social, and global healing. Using his own experiences with the pain and lifestyle changes that resulted from an accident, Fox has written an uplifting book on the issues of ecological justice, the suffering of the Earth, and the rights of her nonhuman citizens.
  9. Tantric Jesus

    Tantric Jesus

    By James Hughes Reho, Ph.D.

    In this guide to the history and modern practice of transformative Christianity, James Reho offers a new understanding of Jesus as guru and master of left-handed Tantra, revealing the original tantric wisdom of Jesus and the early Church. Reho provides step-by-step instructions for a series of Christian tantric practices.
  10. Healing Journeys with the Black Madonna

    Healing Journeys with the Black Madonna

    By Alessandra Belloni

    Belloni reveals the sacred sites and practices of the living cult of the Black Madonna in the remote villages of Southern Italy and connects them to Isis, Aphrodite, Cybele, and the Orisha Yemanja and Ochun. She details shamanic chants, rhythms, and songs for self-healing, transformation, and recovery from abuse, trauma, depression, and addiction. Includes access to 12 audio tracks.