Items related to Divine Names

Areopagite, Dionysius The Divine Names

ISBN 13: 9780995727984

Divine Names

4.36 avg rating
( 11 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780995727984: Divine Names
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The Divine Names is a seminal text in western thought. This edition is a full-length text - NOT the treatise version. This newly presented version of Dionysius’ Divine Names comes with a specially written Foreword from James Cowan. The Divine Names cemented our relationship with the Neo-Platonic impulse and gave it new meaning in the context of Christian theology. Writers such as Pico di Mirandolo and Marsilio Ficino during the Renaissance are heirs to this impulse. The writings of Dionysius and their mystical teaching was to open the way for such theologians as Duns Scotus Erigena and John of Roosbroec to invigorate Christian thought during the medieval period.Dionysius paved the way for light to become the first principle of metaphysics in medieval Christianity. Reading Dionysius, we find ourselves drawn into a world where metaphysical entities abound. It is a world that we should respect as representing the beginning of our own journey into the very essence of God. NOTE: This edition by Azafran Books was published in January 2018 and has been edited and formatted by a team of dedicated real people – not an algorithm! Our books have been carefully published to the highest of standards.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781514700112: Divine Names

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 1514700115 ISBN 13: 9781514700112
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishi..., 2015
Softcover

9780900664021: The Divine Names

Shrine..., 1980
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

Areopagite, Dionysius the
Published by Azafran Books (2018)
ISBN 10: 0995727988 ISBN 13: 9780995727984
New Paperback Quantity: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 180 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.45 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk0995727988

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
10.03
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds