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Published by Westminister Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mysticism -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe Library of Christian classics,, v. 13
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV5072 .P4
The Physical Object
Pagination424 p.
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6220355M
LC Control Number57005092
OCLC/WorldCa282860

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English translations of some of the most significant Christian theological texts in history. Through these works, each written prior to the end of the sixteenth century, contemporary readers are able to engage the ideas that have shaped Christian theology and the church through the centuries. The Library of Christian Classics ensures that this great literature of the Christian heritage is. lations appropriately acknowledged throughout the book. The chief editorial objective has been a distinctive resetting, in clarified historical perspective, of the richly varied, but closely related, texts of late medieval mysticism. The volume editor has attempted a fresh orientation of representative sources with. The book draws on phenomenology (Heidegger), gender studies (Beauvoir, Butler), and contemporary neuroscience. It surveys existing approaches to modern selfhood (Foucault, Charles Taylor) and proposes an alternative account by investigating late medieval mysticism, in particular texts written in Germany by Meister Eckhart and others.   From the visual and textual art of Anglo-Saxon England onwards, images held a surprising power in the Western Christian tradition. Not only did these artistic representations provide images through which to find God, they also held mystical potential, and likewise mystical writing, from the early medieval period onwards, is also filled with images of God that likewise refracts and reflects His.

  This book presents for the first time texts from this school of Netherlandish mysticism of the late medieval period in English translation. It contains extracts or full treatises from all the major representatives of this school after the death of Jan van Ruusbroec. None of these texts are available in English, and some were never published at Author: Rik Van Nieuwenhove. Late Medieval Mysticism of the Low Countries. This book contains translations and introductions to some of the major representatives of the spiritual tradition of the Low Countries from ca. onwards. The Changing Shape of Late Medieval Mysticism - Volume 65 Issue 2 - Bernard McGinn. Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. De vulgari eloquentia, book 1, especially chaps, xvi–xix. Late Medieval Mysticism Paper - Ray C. Petry: Westminster John Knox Press Included in this collection of Medieval writings are Ray Petry's careful essays on the province and character of mysticism and the history of mysticism from Plato to Bernard of recognized for the quality of its translations, intro.