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Mysticism : holiness East and West

Auteur: Denise Lardner Carmody; John Carmody
Uitgever: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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"The particulars of a mystical experience color and shape its essence. But as Denise and John Carmody tell us, be it a Native American vision quest, or the intense soul-wrenching experience of a great storm, or a passionate love, or a dialogue in deep prayer with a personal divinity - any of these can be considered a mystical episode, if it draws us into a direct encounter with ultimate reality. In Mysticism:  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Comparative studies
Genre: Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Denise Lardner Carmody; John Carmody
ISBN: 0195088182 9780195088182 0195088190 9780195088199
OCLC-nummer: 32274316
Beschrijving: 323 pages ; 25 cm
Inhoud: Introduction --
Hinduism --
Buddhism --
Chinese and Japanese traditions --
Jewish traditions --
Christian traditions --
Muslim traditions --
Mysticism among oral peoples.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Denise Lardner Carmody, John Tully Carmody.
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Denise and John Carmody introduce the concept of mysticism and its practice in each of the world's major religions. For each religion they provide a brief description of its history, doctrine, and  Meer lezen...

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