Christian Mysticism and Incarnational Theology: Between by Louise Nelstrop,Louise, Dr Nelstrop,Simon D, Dr Podmore

By Louise Nelstrop,Louise, Dr Nelstrop,Simon D, Dr Podmore

This ebook examines the connection among transcendence and immanence inside of Christian mystical and apophatic writings. unique essays from quite a number top, tested, and rising students within the box concentrate on the jobs of language, symptoms, and pictures, and examine how mystical theology may perhaps give a contribution to modern mirrored image at the be aware incarnate. This number of essays re-examines works from such canonical figures as Eckhart, Augustine, Plotinus, Pseudo-Dionysius, Nicolas of Cusa, Teresa of Avila, John of the move, Julian of Norwich, in addition to the philosophical considered Iris Murdoch, Jacques Lacan, and Martin Heidegger, and the modern phenomena of the rising Church. providing new readings of key rules in mystical theology, and renewed engagement with the visionary and the typical, the healing and the transformative, those essays query how we would take into consideration what may perhaps lie among transcendence and immanence.

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