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Christian mysticism East and West

what the masters teach us

by Maria Jaoudi

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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-153) and index.

    StatementMaria Jaoudi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL625 .J26 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 166 p. ;
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL367709M
    ISBN 100809138239
    LC Control Number98028247
    OCLC/WorldCa39368381

    Christianity - Christianity - The Eastern churches: Separated from the West, the Orthodox churches of the East have developed their own way for more than half of Christian history. Orthodoxy here refers to the two great bodies of Christianity that use the term to characterize their theologies and liturgies: the churches of Eastern Orthodoxy and the churches that constitute the so-called. "The Roots of Christian Mysticism with its carefully selected texts from Christian tradition, east and west, demonstrates the constant thirst of the human being for the transcendent. Clement shows that our life is ever a mystical wonder." John E. Rotelle, O.S.A., Director Augustinian Heritage Institute, Villanova, P A.

    In the West, the modern age (meaning the 16th to midth centuries) was not only ignorant of, but actually hostile to, mysticism. As Theodore Roszak has put it, "The Enlightenment held mysticism up for ridicule as the worst offense against science and reason." Still today, both education and religion are often hostile to mysticism. Christian mysticism is an experience of God’s loving presence in the depths of our hearts, but as a practical goal of the Christian life it has been lost in a long, dark night since the end of the 17 th century. Critical Questions in Christian Contemplative Practice explores contemporary attempts to renew the Christian mystical life. From St.

    But Western religions have always had a vibrant and powerful mystical element; the literature of Christian mysticism is enormous. GRADED ASSIGNMENTS: There will be two in-class blue book exams and two page essays during the course of the semester; each is worth 25% of the grade (though attendance and participation are factored into the. In Mysticism: Holiness East and West, the Carmodys apply this broad definition of mysticism--a direct encounter with ultimate reality--to mystical experiences found in the world's great religions, providing insight into mysticism and into religious practice around the globe/5(20).


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