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Mystics and scholars

by Calgary Conference on Mysticism (1976)

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Published by Corporation Canadienne des Sciences Religieuses/Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion in Waterloo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementedited by Harold Coward and Terence Penelhum
    SeriesSR supplements -- 3, SR supplements -- 3
    ContributionsCoward, Harold G, Penelhum, Terence, 1929-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 118 p. ;
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16372623M
    ISBN 10091981204X

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What this book presents to the reader is not the outcome Mystics and scholars book the dialogue, but the personal statements and papers from which the dialogue began. Of course there is a degree to which the dialogue is already present, in that the papers of the scholars were written with the statements of the mystics in hand.

Mysticism is the practice of religious ecstasies (religious experiences during alternate states of consciousness), together with whatever ideologies, ethics, rites, myths, legends, and magic may be related to them. It may also refer to the attainment of insight in ultimate or hidden truths, and to human transformation supported by various practices and experiences.

Harmless concludes with an overview of the century-long scholarly conversation on mysticism and offers a unique, multifaceted optic for understanding mystics, their communities, and their writings.

Geared toward a wide audience, Mystics balances state-of-the-art scholarship with accessible, lucid prose. Mystics and Scholars: The Calgary Conference on Mysticism (SR Supplements) [Terence Penelhum, Harold Coward] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

In September of a group of some fifty scholars and practising mystics gathered at the University of Calgary. The chief objective of the Conference was to ponder and assess the nature of mysticism in its EasternCited by: 1. Mystics and scholars. Waterloo: Corp.

Canadienne des Sciences Religieuses, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harold G Mystics and scholars book Terence Penelhum.

The method the Conference followed was somewhat unusual in that it aimed at a dialogue between the practising mystics and the scholars. What this book presents to the reader is not the outcome of the dialogue, but the personal statements and papers from which the dialogue began.

Mystics of the Book is a collection of studies by prominent scholars on different aspects of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic mysticism. Included are studies on major writers such as Meister Eckhart, Ibn al-'Arabi, and Judah the Pious. Seminal texts such as the Sefer Yetzirah, Von Abegescheidenheit, and al-Futuhat al-Makkiva are discussed as are general trends, particular modes, symbols.

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Early Mystics in Turkish Literature addresses this topic within the context of other subjects, including Sufism, Islam and the genesis of Turkish culture in the Muslim world. This is a major contribution to the study of Turkish literature and is essential reading for scholars of.

Scholars interpret the Bible from their own angles: history, literature, sources, language, theology, and archaeology. No one perspective, however, can encompass and fully explain biblical texts. For me, a mystical approach to biblical interpretation entails the discovery and creation of profound meaning in.

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The historical evidence, however, does not support such a narrow conception of mysticism. Even within the history of Christianity there were mystics—such as Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite in the 5th century and the anonymous author of the Cloud of Unknowing in the 14th—for whom the most desirable mystical experience or perception was not of unity but rather of nothing, or nothingness.

“The evidence of paranormal research shows that there is a part of our being that knows far more than the conscious mind. And the evidence of mystics through the ages suggests that there is a part of our being that knows even greater secrets than this.”.

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Shipping Anywhere In The United States Media Mail $4; International Shipping $Seller Rating: % positive. Skip navigation Sign in. Search. There is no identifiable mystical type (although scholars at times have tried to identify one). Mystics may be women or men, educated or uneducated, from wealthy or deprived : Elizabeth Alvilda Petroff.

In this stimulating book, one of the world’s leading scholars of Jewish thought examines the long tradition of Jewish messianism and mystical experience. Moshe Idel calls upon his profound knowledge of ancient and medieval texts and of Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and Eastern sources to uncover new perspectives on the nature and development of.the lives of the mystics An interview with Emilie Griffin — a uthor of the new book Wonderful and Dark Is This Road —on the lives of Mystics and how they relate to each one of us EXPLOREFAITH: Different spiritual writers and thinkers define mystics in different ways.