Dr. Kenneth Rose, Ph.D.

Dr. Kenneth Rose, Ph.D.

Dr. Kenneth Rose is a leading expert on word religions. He holds an M.Div. from Harvard University Divinity School and an M.A. and Ph.D. in the Study of Religion from Harvard University. At Harvard, he was a Fellow at the Center for the Study of World Religions. Currently Senior Research Fellow at The Graduate Theological Union (Berkeley, California), he is also an Emeritus Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Christopher Newport University, where he teaches courses on world religions, Christian spirituality, comparative mysticism, and philosophical theology.

Dr. Rose is an expert on theologies of religions, comparative mysticism, and contemplative methods. His publications include Yoga, Meditation, and Mysticism: Contemplative Universals and Meditative Landmarks (Bloomsbury Academic, 2016), Pluralism: The Future of Religion (Bloomsbury Academic, 2013), and “Pluralism and the Upaniṣads,” Journal of Vaishnava Studies (Fall 2010). Influenced as much by the Bhagavad Gītā as by Thomas Merton and the Buddha, Dr. Rose has engaged in a lifelong quest to understand and practice spirituality in light of the most sublime mystical texts in the world’s wisdom traditions.

Praise for Dr. Kenneth Rose

“Professor Kenneth Rose is a leading scholar and author in the field of interreligious theology. He is an exceptionally gifted lecturer who brings into the foreground both cutting edge academic insights while applying practical engagement of religious wisdom found in the great religious traditions of the world. Anyone fortunate enough to hear discourses from Dr. Rose will develop a deeper appreciation for the great gifts that all religious traditions offer the world and will also, no doubt, be personally enriched.”
– Graham M. Schweig, Ph.D. Professor of Philosophy and Religion, Christopher Newport University

“Dr. Ken Rose is an internationally known expert in comparative religious studies. Dr. Rose has an enormous depth and breadth of knowledge of the world religions, especially those of the East. An engaging and dynamic teacher, Dr. Rose has a knack for making complex concepts easy to understand.
– Jane L. Hearne, MD

 

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  1. Mindfulness, Meditation, and Happiness

    Regular Price: $199.95

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    In Mindfulness, Meditation, and Happiness, Professor Kenneth Rose (Ph.D., Harvard University), introduces you to the basic practices of meditation. In 24 informational and inspiring audio lectures, you’ll explore the spiritual roots of mindfulness alongside the burgeoning academic and scientific study of mindfulness in connection with human flourishing. Throughout, Dr. Rose counsels you on how to avail yourself of mindfulness practices en route to cultivating happiness.

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  2. Wisdom from the World’s Religions

    Regular Price: $119.95

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    Who hasn’t wondered about life’s ultimate questions?Now, Wisdom from the World’s Religions folds the teachings of the great faith traditions into one easy and illuminating educational experience. Grounded in a comparative religionist approach, this audio series is broken down into 18 30-minute lectures. It serves as an introduction to the principles and practices of 11 major religions and more specifically the work of Sir John Templeton.

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  3. Mystics, Sages, and Saints: Archetypes of Spiritual Excellence

    Regular Price: $119.95

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    Let the lives of eleven legendary holy persons inspire you and enrich your appreciation of different spiritual traditions. In Mystics, Sages, and Saints: Archetypes of Spiritual Excellence, a 12-lecture audio course taught by Dr. Kenneth Rose (Ph.D., Harvard University), you’ll discover the lives and teachings of holy men and women throughout the ages, and from around the world, who helped bridge Eastern and Western spiritual traditions. Orient yourself within the sublime tradition of mysticism today.

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  4. Audio Bundle: Mindfulness, Meditation, and Happiness  + The Spirituality of the Twelve Steps for Everyone - 13 CDs Total
  5. Audio/Video Bundle: Mindfulness, Meditation, and Happiness  + The Spirituality of the Twelve Steps for Everyone - 13 Discs Total
  6. Audio Bundle: Mystics, Sages, and Saints: Archetypes of Spiritual Excellence + Mystics, Muslims, and Merton - 7 CDs Total
  7. Video-Audio Bundle: Mystics, Sages, and Saints: Archetypes of Spiritual Excellence + Mystics, Muslims, and Merton - 7 Discs Total
  8. Audio Bundle: A Catholic’s Guide to Science and Religion: Understanding Evolution and Genetics + God’s Creation: A Course on Theology and the Environment - 9 CDs Total
  9. Audio Bundle: Introduction to World Religions + Mystics, Sages, and Saints: Archetypes of Spiritual Excellence - 12 CDs Total

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