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Iamblichus" Mysteriis-A manifesto of the miraculous (Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Theology & Biblical Studies)

by Emma C. Clarke

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Christian miracles,
  • Christian theology,
  • Ritual,
  • Mysteries, Religious,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion,
  • Supernatural,
  • History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical,
  • Iamblichus,,
  • De mysteriis,
  • ca. 250-ca. 330

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7989688M
    ISBN 10075460408X
    ISBN 109780754604082

    IAMBLICHUS (c. – CE). The sources available for our knowledge of Iamblichus's life are highly unsatisfactory, consisting as they do largely of a rather hagiographical and ill-informed Life by the sophist Eunapius, who was a pupil of Chrysanthius, who had been in turn a pupil of Iamblichus. The first book, entitled Περὶ τοῦ Πυθαγορικοῦ Βίου, contains a detailed account of the life of Pythagoras and his school, but is an uncritical compilation from earlier works; as howeverthese works are lost, thecompilation of Iamblichus .

    particularly relevant given that they appear to be written from one pseudonymous character to another” (Iamblichus’ De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous, Burlington: Ashgate, ), 15, n Cf. . The hierarchical and ritual nature of secret societies and the supernatural setting of the spiritualists provided the perfect ingredients for the development and nurturing of Victorian occultism. The Author: Alison Butler.

    mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous (Ashgate ), ; Gregory Shaw, ‘Containing Ecstasy: The Strategies of Iamblichean Theurgy’ in Dionysius vol. XXI, Dec. , 9 Plato, Phaedrus From a very young age I enjoyed putting words together on paper, and it's an aptitude I have used throughout my life in a variety of ways. In my early twenties I thought I wanted to be an academic - I .


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Iamblichus" Mysteriis-A manifesto of the miraculous (Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Theology & Biblical Studies) by Emma C. Clarke Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book redefines our interpretation of Iamblichus' theurgy and religiosity, as revealed in his only complete surviving work, the De Mysteriis. Clarke argues that the existence and operation of the supernatural, or the miraculous, is the sine qua non of this work, and yet this is often overlooked by Iamblichus Cited by: 6.

Iamblichus' De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous - Emma C. Clarke - Google Books This book redefines our interpretation of Iamblichus' theurgy and religiosity, as revealed in his only. Iamblichus’ De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous In the original Greek text the preceding paragraph appears in unbroken connection with the one which follows, and in dividing them.

Iamblichus' entire theory of life relies upon the miraculous. His view that the soul was changed and damaged during its descent into the material world is generally accepted as one of the founding principles behind his radical approach to salvation, i.e. Iamblichus’ De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous Hence, their body is not constituted of incongruous and different elements in the way that our body is composed; nor does their soul join with the body to bring out from two, one living being.

The laws of Drako were thesmoi, those of Solon nomoi. Iamblichus’ De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous It should be borne in mind, however, before any hasty judgment, that the different faiths had their two sides, like the right or the left. Iamblichus' De Mysteriis: a manifesto of the miraculous.

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On the text and translation of the De mysteriis -- Iamblichus the man -- The De mysteriis: a defence of theurgy, and an answer to Porphyry's letter to Anebo -- Iamblichus's knowledge of Egyptian religion and mythology -- The nature and contents of De mysteriis -- Iamblichus Buy the book: $ direct from Amazon $.

The general trend has gone from dismissing the text as a “manifesto of irrationalism” (Dodds, ) to praising it as a “manifesto of the miraculous” (Clarke, ). In the current author’s opinion, Iamblichus’s exposition of theurgy. The Miraculous book.

Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Eleven-year-old Wunder Ellis is a miracologist. In a journal he cal /5. Iamblichus' De mysteriis: a manifesto of the miraculous. [Emma C Clarke] -- "This book redefines our interpretation of Iamblichus' theurgy and religiosity, as revealed in his only complete surviving work, the De Mysteriis.

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Theurgy was rediscovered by Marsilio Ficino (), whose Platonic Academy helped engender the Italian Renaissance. More recently, Iamblichus' ideas have influenced the psychological theories and practices of C. Jung () and his followers. References.

Clarke, Emma C., Iamblichus' De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.Iamblichus' De Mysteriis: A Manifesto of the Miraculous (Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies) (Routledge New in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies) 28 Aug 4/5.The translator of this work, Thomas Taylor, is known for his authoritative translations of the Platonists; he was practically the sole source of Neo-Platonic thought in the transcendentalist movement of New England.

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