In her short guide for beginners, Cynthia Bourgeault writes:
“Jacob Boehme, the great German mystic, is renowned for his obscurity. What’s the best way to approach his work? Experientially.
To gain access to the complex and beautiful cosmology of Jacob Boehme there is, I think, one all-important secret: it is necessary to approach him with the same mind in which he received his mystical illumination.”