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Centuries of holiness : ancient spirituality refracted for a postmodern age, Richard Valantasis

Label
Centuries of holiness : ancient spirituality refracted for a postmodern age
Title
Centuries of holiness
Title remainder
ancient spirituality refracted for a postmodern age
Statement of responsibility
Richard Valantasis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Valantasis, Richard
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4501.3
LC item number
.V35 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Christian life
  • Spiritual life
  • Holiness
  • Christian life
  • Holiness
  • Spiritual life
Label
Centuries of holiness : ancient spirituality refracted for a postmodern age, Richard Valantasis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-231)
Contents
Conversion -- Sanctification -- Starting out -- Incarnate living -- Bodies -- Discernment -- Restoration -- The memory of God -- Vision of God, reign of God -- Divinization -- Revelation -- Living in the present -- The society of the Godly -- The detriment of idealization -- Knowing the mind of God -- Communion -- Hindrances -- Reality -- Divine indwelling -- Reading the signs -- Mortification reconsidered -- Worldview -- Confession -- Holy dying -- Disappointment -- Striving -- Oblation -- Perfection -- Ghostly converse -- Ennui and steps -- Virtues -- Union with God -- Ascetical eschatology -- Mary, the mother of God -- Progress -- Empowerment -- Thorns and impediments -- Anticipated joy -- Self-examination -- Mystic communion -- Habitual prayer -- Assembling the social body -- Cultivation and avoidance -- Baptism -- Concupiscence -- Pride and humility -- Embracing difference -- Demons and ascetic evil -- Praying the bodies -- Sacraments and life -- Ascetic confession -- Utopia -- Withdrawal -- The divine mystery -- Charting a way -- Exercises -- Living in community -- Spiritual direction -- Sodalities -- Stages -- Generosity and hospitality -- Penance -- Renunciation and reconstruction -- The body transparent -- Passions -- Study and curiosity -- The deadly sins -- Attention -- Engaging the tradition -- Seeing double -- Sin -- Playfulness -- Emotional ecology -- Holy energy -- Holiness of resources -- Temptation -- Consolations -- Aridity -- Discerning the divine mind -- Discernment of spirits -- A living God -- Illumination -- From discourse to affection -- Affective contemplation -- Divine virtue -- Representation -- Receiving the mystery -- Singularity and integration -- World and self -- Rest -- Faith, hope, and love -- Humility -- Simultaneity -- Contemplation -- Transparency -- Visions of deification -- Prayer beyond words -- Divine energy -- Recollection, silence, and ignorance -- The final restoration
Control code
57243196
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780826417053
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004029332
System control number
(OCoLC)57243196
Label
Centuries of holiness : ancient spirituality refracted for a postmodern age, Richard Valantasis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-231)
Contents
Conversion -- Sanctification -- Starting out -- Incarnate living -- Bodies -- Discernment -- Restoration -- The memory of God -- Vision of God, reign of God -- Divinization -- Revelation -- Living in the present -- The society of the Godly -- The detriment of idealization -- Knowing the mind of God -- Communion -- Hindrances -- Reality -- Divine indwelling -- Reading the signs -- Mortification reconsidered -- Worldview -- Confession -- Holy dying -- Disappointment -- Striving -- Oblation -- Perfection -- Ghostly converse -- Ennui and steps -- Virtues -- Union with God -- Ascetical eschatology -- Mary, the mother of God -- Progress -- Empowerment -- Thorns and impediments -- Anticipated joy -- Self-examination -- Mystic communion -- Habitual prayer -- Assembling the social body -- Cultivation and avoidance -- Baptism -- Concupiscence -- Pride and humility -- Embracing difference -- Demons and ascetic evil -- Praying the bodies -- Sacraments and life -- Ascetic confession -- Utopia -- Withdrawal -- The divine mystery -- Charting a way -- Exercises -- Living in community -- Spiritual direction -- Sodalities -- Stages -- Generosity and hospitality -- Penance -- Renunciation and reconstruction -- The body transparent -- Passions -- Study and curiosity -- The deadly sins -- Attention -- Engaging the tradition -- Seeing double -- Sin -- Playfulness -- Emotional ecology -- Holy energy -- Holiness of resources -- Temptation -- Consolations -- Aridity -- Discerning the divine mind -- Discernment of spirits -- A living God -- Illumination -- From discourse to affection -- Affective contemplation -- Divine virtue -- Representation -- Receiving the mystery -- Singularity and integration -- World and self -- Rest -- Faith, hope, and love -- Humility -- Simultaneity -- Contemplation -- Transparency -- Visions of deification -- Prayer beyond words -- Divine energy -- Recollection, silence, and ignorance -- The final restoration
Control code
57243196
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780826417053
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004029332
System control number
(OCoLC)57243196
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