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The Mysticism Of Philo

by Harold R. Willoughby

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit / Mysticism,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • New Age

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8506403M
    ISBN 10142546467X
    ISBN 109781425464677

    OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm. Contents: Mysticism in primitive religions --Hindu Upanishads ; The Bhagavad gita ; The Vedanta ; Bhakti mysticism --Buddhist Hinayana and the Mahayana ; Mysticism in the Hinayana ; The mysticism of the Mahayana ; Tantric Buddhism --Taoist and Confucian ; Mystical . Chapter II. The Merkabah (Chariot) Mysticism Chapter III. Philo: Metatron: Wisdom Chapter IV. Kingdom of Heaven: Fellowship: Shechinah Chapter V. The Book 'Yetsirah' Chapter VI. Some General Features of the 'Zohar' Mysticism Chapter VII. The Ten Sefirot Chapter VIII. The Soul.

      Chapter II. The Merkabah (Chariot) Mysticism Chapter III. Philo: Metatron: Wisdom Chapter IV. Kingdom of Heaven: Fellowship: Shechinah Chapter V. The Book 'Yetsirah' Chapter VI. Some General Features of the 'Zohar' Mysticism Chapter VII. The Ten Sefirot Chapter VIII. The Soul Concluding NoteReviews: 1. History of Mysticism: The Unchanging Testament The Wisdom of Vedanta Jnaneshvar: The Life And Works from Philo Of Alexandria, translated by David Winston, Ibn Arabi: The Bezels Of Wisdom, by book are the accounts of the lives and teachings of some of the best.

    Buy Mysticism and Philosophy by Stace, W. T. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4).   The nature and origin of Jewish mysticism is a controversial subject. This volume explores the subject by examining both the Hebrew and Aramaic tradition (Dead Sea Scrolls, 1 Enoch) and the Greek philosophical tradition (Philo) and also examines the Christian transformation of Jewish mysticism in Paul and Revelation.


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The Mysticism Of Philo by Harold R. Willoughby Download PDF EPUB FB2

In view of Philo's stress on the passivity of the human spirit in the process, one must conclude that his mysticism was of the quiescent type. In summary it may be said that Philo's experience of communion with God involved the concentration of all man's mental processes on the contemplation of the divine being and the complete loss of self.

The Mysticism Of Philo [Harold R. Willoughby] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. The best English-language book on mysticism.

This Kindle edition, 99¢, has extra (short) books added at the end and has a linked table of contents for both PC and Android Kindle. This book is about plain old classical mysticism--about which there is a lot to say. She draws on sources from east and west, though nothing from Zen that I can find/5().

ticular Christian mysticism. In the English-speaking world, she was one of the most widely read writers on such matters in the first half of the twentieth century. No other book of its type — until the appearance in of Aldous Huxley's The Perennial Philosophy — met with success to match that of her best-known work, Mysticism, published File Size: KB.

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.

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Mysticism, the practice of religious ecstasies (religious experiences during alternate states of consciousness), together The Mysticism Of Philo book whatever ideologies, ethics, rites, myths, legends, and magic may be related to them.

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Philosophy of Mysticism, Raids on the Ineffable is the latest of Richard H. Jones’s numerous philosophical studies of ’s detailed treatment of a wide number of topics, largely argued convincingly, makes this a superb book. The work traces the development of Jewish mysticism from the first-century thought of Philo of Alexandria to the twentieth-century work of Abraham Isaac Kook.

Aimed at a general audience, the book begins with the story of an American Jewish woman who, disgusted by the spiritually barren atmosphere of secular Judaism, left her faith and become a. To attempt an examination of Philo's mysticism as a whole lies quite outside the scope of this book.

All that can be dealt with--and this very fragmentarily and in-adequately--are certain points in the mysticism of his Logos idea which, by reason of their affinity with the Haggadah, are important to an understanding of Jewish mysticism.

Mysticism dominated in the symbolic philosophy of ancient Egypt. The Taoism of the Chinese philosopher Lao-tze is a system of metaphysics and ethics in which Mysticism is a fundamental element (cf. De Harlez, "Laotze, le premier philosophe chinois", in "Memoires couronnes et autres de l'Academie", Brussels, January, ).

Mysticism genre: new releases and popular books, including The Witch's Book of Self-Care: Magical Ways to Pamper, Soothe, and Care for Your Body and Spir. In this book, mention is made of such mystics as Philo, Saint Paul, Clement of Alexandria, Origen, Plotinus, Saint Augustine, Dionysius the Areopagite, John Cassian, Saint Gregory the Great, Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Saint Hildegard of Bingen, Joachim of Flora, Richard of Saint Victor, Mechtild of Magdeburg, Saint Francis of Assisi, Jacopone Cited by: Philo Judaeus, Greek-speaking Jewish philosopher, the most important representative of Hellenistic Judaism.

His writings provide the clearest view of this development of Judaism in. Mysticism - Christian: Books. 1 - 20 of results was a poet and scientist, painter and musician, healer and abbess, playwright, prophet, preacher and social critic.

The Book View Product [ x ] close interest in mysticism has typically been limited to the question of whether or not mystical and religious experi­ ences provide. The work traces the development of Jewish mysticism from the first-century thought of Philo of Alexandria to the twentieth-century work of Abraham Isaac Kook.

Aimed at a general audience, the book begins with the story of an American Jewish woman who, disgusted by the spiritually barren atmosphere of secular Judaism, left her faith and become a.

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The text of this book is set in 11/14 Sabon. The display face is Bernhard Modern. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Eckhart, Meister, d. [Selections.

English. ] The complete mystical works of Meister Eckhart I translated and edited by M.O'C. Walshe. Includes bibliographical references and index. This book consists of three parts. Part one analyses Hellenistic mysticism as expressed by the Hermetica and Hellenistic-Jewish mysticism as presented by Philo.

Part two traces the important elements of Merkabah mysticism from the later Hekhalot literature and the Jewish and Christian writings belonging to 2 cent. BCE - 1 cent. This book consists of three parts. Part one analyses Hellenistic mysticism as expressed by the Hermetica and Hellenistic-Jewish mysticism as presented by Philo.

Part two traces the important elements of Merkabah mysticism from the later Hekhalot literature and the Jewish and Christian writings belonging to 2 cent. BCE - 1 : Hardcover. The Origins of Jewish Mysticism offers the first in-depth look at the history of Jewish mysticism from the book of Ezekiel to the Merkavah mysticism of late antiquity.

The Merkavah movement is widely recognized as the first full-fledged expression of Jewish mysticism, one that had important ramifications for classical rabbinic Judaism and the emergence of the 5/5(1).at writing a book on Jewish mysticism.

The prevailing opinion—among theologians as well as in the mind of the ordinary man--seems to be that Judaism and mysticism stand at the opposite poles of thought, and that, therefore, such a phrase as Jewish mysticism is a glaring and indefensible contradiction in Size: 1MB.The Origins of Jewish Mysticism offers the first in-depth look at the history of Jewish mysticism from the book of Ezekiel to the Merkavah mysticism of late antiquity.

The Merkavah movement is widely recognized as the first full-fledged expression of Jewish mysticism, one that had important ramifications for classical rabbinic Judaism and the emergence of the Kabbalah in twelfth .