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Mysticism for modern times

conversations with Willigis Jäger

by Willigis JaМ€ger

  • 106 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Liguori/Triumph in L Liguori, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jäger, Willigis -- Interviews.,
  • Catholic Church -- Germany -- Clergy -- Interviews.,
  • Mysticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated by Paul Shepherd ; edited by Christoph Quarch.
    GenreInterviews.
    ContributionsQuarch, Christoph.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV5082.3 .J3513 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3419459M
    ISBN 100764812858
    LC Control Number2005035942
    OCLC/WorldCa62732591

    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. Father Jger discusses the importance of mysticism in our modern world. His ideas serve as a bridge between typical Eastern and Western spirituality. Anyone interested in contemplative spirituality, centering prayer, and transpersonal psychology will profit from reading this book.

    21/05/ 01/05/ Categories Blog, Modern Mysticism 4 Comments on Book Review: The Tao of Winnie the Pooh by Benjamin Hoff () The cultural phenomenon of Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne () crosses generations and time. This book is a compilation of encounters and revelations from Historical, Biblical and Modern Day Mystics. For the Modern Mystics we found and interviewed individuals that have interacted with God like the saints of old. These encounters include everything from dreams, transportations, visions of Jesus, angels and heavenly visitations.

      Augustine is a father-figure in the genealogy of Western mysticism, but if John Peter Kenney is right, the modern conception of the mystical does scant justice to Augustine's genius and is very likely to cause us to neglect or distort his real offering to the mystical tradition: a new form of contemplative philosophy. In Tantric mysticism the body of the deity may be visualized as being composed of alphabetic letters or as assuming a specific posture—holding a jar of nectar or a book, for example. The mental image serves as a focus for the contemplation of pure consciousness, and a mystical reduction of experience to pure consciousness may ensue.


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Mysticism for Modern Times: Converstations with Willigis Jager by Willigis Jager, Paul Shepherd (Translator), Christoph Quarch (Editor), Ph.D. Quarch Christoph, Willigis Jäger Paperback, Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / A "conversation" with Father Jager, discussing the importance of mysticism in our :   The classic book is MYSTICISM by EVELYN UNDERHILL she is one of those rare authors who have a mystical temperament, are sympathetic to the mystical experience and are able to write in a scholarly way about it.

It was first published in early 20th century, but still has a pride of place on my shelves over a century later. 5 Powerful Books For Spiritual Awakening, Mysticism and Magic. In modern times, the spiritual origins of consciousness are being replaced with a materialistic view, that awareness emerges as an additive property of electrical impulses in living things.

Despite the fact this theory is assumed to be true, any self-respecting psychologist will. In this informal conversation Father Jäger discusses the importance of mysticism in our modern world. His ideas serve as a bridge between typical Eastern and Western spirituality.

Anyone interested in contemplative spirituality, centering prayer, and transpersonal psychology will Brand: Liguori Publications. Read the full-text online edition of Mysticism and the Modern Mind ().

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Product Identifiers. HOME > Texts > Rosicrucian Books > Essays Of A Modern Mystic. Essays Of A Modern Mystic by H. Spencer Lewis. Intuition is unlearned knowledge. The mystic is one who has a profound insight into this unlearned knowledge that springs from a cosmic source. Though a mystic may resort to reason and logic, as would another, the intuitive self permits.

It is a good book for introducing someone to Mysticism in the Christian tradition. It is pleasant and easy to read. Other good takes on Christian mysticism include the works of Father Thomas Keating and Brother David Steindl-Rast, to name a few.

I prefer their up to date teachings compared with /5. During the early modern period, the definition of mysticism grew to include a broad range of beliefs and ideologies related to "extraordinary experiences and states of mind." In modern times, "mysticism" has acquired a limited definition, with broad applications, as meaning the aim at the "union with the Absolute, the Infinite, or God".

mysticism (mĬs´tĬsĬzəm) [Gr.,=the practice of those who are initiated into the mysteries], the practice of putting oneself into, and remaining in, direct relation with God, the Absolute, or any unifying principle of ism is inseparably linked with religion.

Because of the nature of mysticism, firsthand objective studies of it are virtually impossible, and students must confine. In this informal conversation Father Jäger discusses the importance of mysticism in our modern world.

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