The Cloud of Unknowing and Other Works

The Cloud of Unknowing and Other Works
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Publisher : Penguin UK
Total Pages : 336
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ISBN-10 : 9780140447620
ISBN-13 : 0140447628
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Download or read book The Cloud of Unknowing and Other Works written by and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2001-08-30 with total page 336 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Contains The Cloud of Unknowing, The Mystical Theology of Saint Denis, The Book of Privy Counselling, and An Epistle on Prayer. Against a tradition of devotional writings which focussed on knowing God through Christ's Passion and his humanity, these texts describe a transcendent God who exists beyond human knowledge and human language. These four texts are at the heart of medival mystical theology in their call for contemplation, calm, and above all, love, as the way to understand the Divine.


The Cloud of Unknowing and Other Works
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors:
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-08-30 - Publisher: Penguin UK

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Contains The Cloud of Unknowing, The Mystical Theology of Saint Denis, The Book of Privy Counselling, and An Epistle on Prayer. Against a tradition of devotiona
The Cloud of Unknowing
Language: en
Pages: 171
Authors: Anonymous
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-23 - Publisher: e-artnow

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The Cloud of Unknowing is an anonymous work of Christian mysticism written in Middle English in the latter half of the 14th century. The text is a spiritual gui
The Cloud of Unknowing
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Evelyn Underhill
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1922 - Publisher: Library of Alexandria

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The Cloud of Unknowing (不知之雲)
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Anonymous
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-15 - Publisher: Hyweb Technology Co. Ltd.

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The Cloud of Unknowing
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors:
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-12 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

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A marvelously readable translation of the great Middle English classic of Christian mysticism—now part of the beautifully designed Shambhala Pocket Library co