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Underhill, Evelyn 1875-1941

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Works: 253 works in 1,569 publications in 6 languages and 28,551 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Meditations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, wpr
Classifications: BV5081, 149.3
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Mysticism; a study in the nature and development of man's spiritual consciousness by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

272 editions published between 1911 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth and comprehensive exploration of the subject of mysticism. Part One examines "the mystic fact", explaining the relation of mysticism to vitalism, to psychology, to theology, to symbolism and to magic. Part Two, "the mystic way", explores the awakening, purification and illumination of the self; discusses voices and visions; and delves into manifestations from ecstasy and rapture to the dark night of the soul. Rounding out the book are a useful appendix, an exhaustive bibliography and an index. The book is thoroughly documented with material drawn from such great mystics as St. Teresa of Avila, Meister Eckhart and St. John of the Cross
Worship by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

74 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprint of Evelyn Underhill's timeless study on the the nature and principles of worship and the main forms in which they find expression in Christianity. In the belief that religious experience is the starting point of theological reconstruction, the author analyses here the characteristics, principles and nature of how man relates to God. The way and degree in which ritual, symbol, sacrament and sacrifice become part of worship is also examined and, subsequently, its principles are illustrated, as embodied in the main types of cults
The mystics of the church by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

45 editions published between 1925 and 2002 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mainly concerned with those mystics whose experiences brought added spirituality to the Church as a whole
Practical mysticism; a little book for normal people by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

64 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written on the eve of World War I, "Practical Mysticism" reviews the works of the greatest Western mystics, including Teresa of Avila, Julian of Norwich, Thomas a Kempis, and the anonymous author of "The Cloud of Unknowing."
The essentials of mysticism and other essays by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

28 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiritual life by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

38 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overdenkingen over spiritualiteit in het dagelijks leven, oorspr. uitgesproken in 1936
The life of the spirit and the life of to-day by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

46 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than any other spiritual writer, the author brought mysticism from the cloistered life of the monastery to the everyday lives of ordinary people. In response to the Freudian claim that all spirituality is illusion, she created spirituality that is as meaningful today as it was in the 1920s. In this book she attempts to harmonize the classic expressions of the spiritual life with the insights of modern psychology
Concerning the inner life by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

35 editions published between 1926 and 2004 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mixed pasture : twelve essays and addresses by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

15 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ways of the spirit by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystic way; a psychological study in Christian origins by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

33 editions published between 1913 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Evelyn Underhill by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

17 editions published between 1943 and 1991 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evelyn Underhill : modern guide to the ancient quest for the holy by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

10 editions published between 1925 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vision of God by Nicholas( Book )

9 editions published between 1928 and 1978 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of Kabir by Kabir( Book )

20 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and Gujarati and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a selection of poetry by the famous 15th century Indian mystic, who drew upon both Hinduism and Islam while preaching the transcendence of both
The fruits of the Spirit. Light of Christ, with a memoir by Lucy Menzies. Abba: meditations based on the Lord's prayer by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

24 editions published between 1942 and 1982 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacopone da Todi, poet and mystic--1228-1306, a spiritual biography by Evelyn Underhill( Book )

27 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adornment of the spiritual marriage, the sparkling stone, the book of supreme truth by Jan van Ruusbroec( Book )

27 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to Jan-who was named a saint in 1908-the development of the soul has three stages: Active, Interior, Superessential. The Active life is that which men are most accustomed to: the life of the material world. The Interior life is the life of the spirit that is touched by religious contemplation. And the superessential life is that which lies beyond description and is man's existence in enlightenment. Written for Christians and spiritual seekers, The Adornment of the Spiritual Marriage is a guide for developing a deeply spiritual life
The scale of perfection by Walter Hilton( Book )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1948 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Evelyn Underhill : modern guide to the ancient quest for the holy
Alternative Names
Cordelier, John 1875-1941

Evelyn Underhill britisk poet

Evelyn Underhill Brits dichteres (1875-1941)

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Evelyn Underhill englische Autorin, Mystikerin und Theologin

Evelyn Underhill, Jr

Evelyn Underhillová

Moore, Stuart 1875-1941 Mrs

Moore, Stuart A. 1875-1941

Moore, Stuart, Mrs., 1875-1941

Stuart-Moore, Evelyn 1875-1941

Underhill, Evelyn

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언더힐, 에블린 1875-1941

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WorshipThe mystics of the churchPractical mysticism; a little book for normal peopleThe essentials of mysticism and other essaysThe spiritual lifeThe life of the spirit and the life of to-dayConcerning the inner lifeThe ways of the spirit