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Dictionary of mysticism.

Frank Gaynor

Dictionary of mysticism.

by Frank Gaynor

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Dictionaries,
  • Occultism -- Dictionaries,
  • Mysticism -- Dictionaries

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL31 .G32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13526201M
    LC Control Number53013354
    OCLC/WorldCa1453546

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    Synchromysticism, a portmanteau of synchronicity and mysticism, is "the art of realising meaningful coincidences in the seemingly mundane with mystical or esoteric significance".The word was coined by Jake Kotze in August Synchromysticism has been described as a phenomenon "existing on the fringe of areas already considered fringe". Steven Sutcliff and . Three authoritative yet accessible reference books covering the esoteric terms, concepts, and histories of magical practices and mystical nary of Mysticism offers concise definitions for more than 2, terms used in a number .

    The Dictionay of Mysticism provides concise definitions for over 2, terms used in many philosophies, religions, and doctrines which relate to the influence of the superhuman and supernatural on man's everyday life. Terms relating to esoteric philosophy, occultism, religious mysticism, spiritualism, alchemy, and psychical research are defined. Mysticism Obscurity of doctrine.; Mysticism (Eccl. Hist) The doctrine of the Mystics, who professed a pure, sublime, and wholly disinterested devotion, and maintained that they had direct intercourse with the divine Spirit, and aquired a knowledge of God and of spiritual things unattainable by the natural intellect, and such as can not be analyzed or explained.


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Mysticism definition: Mysticism is a religious practice in which people search for truth, knowledge, and | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Define mysticism.

mysticism synonyms, mysticism pronunciation, mysticism translation, English dictionary definition of mysticism. Belief in direct experience of transcendent reality or God, especially by means of contemplation and asceticism instead of rational thought.

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Mysticism has become a highly imprecise term, partially because various popular writers have come to associate it with the occult and anything “mysterious.” Originally, mysticism was a purely religious concept, referring to the experience of the direct union of the individual soul with the divine.

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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 God, divinity of the three great monotheistic religions, Judaism, Christianity.

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We might begin by noting that in the early s a wide. Mysticism in the World's Religions A Dictionary of Non-Christian Religions A Book of World Religions Avatar and Incarnation Upanishads, Gita and Bible Jesus in the Qur'an mysticism is the same or, with equal assurance, that there are quite distinct types, light from mystical teachings themselves may be.

A collection of brief and concise definitions of hard-to-find and hard-to-define terms used in Religious Mysticism, Esoteric Philosophy, Occultism, Psychical Research, Spiritualism, Alchemy, Astrology, in the Oriental philosophies of Buddhism, Brahmanism, Sufism, Lamaism, Zoroastrianism, Theosophy, Kabbalism, Magic and Demonology—and in all those.

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