The Society is committed to the highest possible standards in scholarship and spirituality – which was also the goal of the Meister. It welcomes all, no matter of what faith or none, to whom Meister Eckhart is of interest
It publishes a Review and a series of newsletters. There is a three day annual Conference with speakers drawn from amongst the foremost scholars in Eckhart studies as well as those from related disciplines and other religions
The Society’s aims can be summarised as:
To promote both understanding and appreciation of Eckhart’s Writings
To facilitate Scholarly research into Eckhart’s life and works
To promote the study of Eckhart’s teaching as a contribution to interreligious dialogue.
The 27th Eckhart Society Annual Conference will take place 5-7 September 2014 at the HIGH LEIGH CONFERENCE CENTRE, Lord Street, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire EN11 8SG
The third annual Mystical Theology Network conference will be held on 11-13 July 2014 at Liverpool Hope University.