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A higher contemplation

sacred meaning in the Christian art of the Middle Ages

by Stephen N. Fliegel

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Published by Kent State University Press in Kent, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian art and symbolism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen N. Fliegel
    SeriesThe sacred landmarks series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7850 .F59 2011
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxi, 115 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25220074M
    ISBN 101606350935
    ISBN 109781606350935
    LC Control Number2011000686

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Mar 15,  · "In A Higher Contemplation, Stephen Fliegel reads the contemplative soul of the Middle Ages as if anticipating the contemporary turn in present day America to contemplative living.

This rich, beautiful book reveals the hidden meanings of medieval sacred art to a postmodern age hungry for a sense of the sacred and a path to contemplative living."4/5(5). Books shelved as contemplation: New Seeds of Contemplation by Thomas Merton, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard, Into the Silent Land: A Guide to t.

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A Higher Contemplation Sacred Meaning In The Christian Art Of The Middle Ages Sacred Landmarks Ebook Pdf Nov 22, FREE BOOK By: EL James Ltd A Higher Contemplation Sacred Meaning In The Christian Art Of The Middle Ages Sacred Landmarks Stephen N Fliegel On Amazoncom. Christian contemplation, from contemplatio (Latin; Greek θεωρία, Theoria), refers to several Christian practices which aim at "looking at", "gazing at", "being aware of" God or the Divine.

It includes several practices and theological concepts, and until the sixth century the practice of what is now called mysticism was referred to by the term contemplatio, c.q.

theoria. Coleridge and Contemplation is a multi-disciplinary volume on Samuel Taylor Coleridge, founding poet of British Romanticism, critic, and author of philosophical, political, and theological works.

In his philosophical writings, Coleridge developed his thinking about the symbolizing imagination, a precursor to contemplation, into a theory of contemplation itself, which for him occurs in its.

"In A Higher Contemplation, Stephen Fliegel reads the contemplative soul of the Middle Ages as if anticipating the contemporary turn in present day America to contemplative living.

This rich, beautiful book reveals the hidden meanings of medieval sacred art to a postmodern age hungry for a sense of the sacred and a path to contemplative living.". Stephen N. Fliegel, A Higher Contemplation: Sacred Meaning in the Christian Art of the Middle Ages. Kent, Ohio: Kent State State University Press,pp., £/$ cloth.

Alexander Nagel, The Controversy of Renaissance Art. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. New Seeds of Contemplation is one of Thomas Merton's most widely read and best-loved books.

Christians and non-Christians alike have joined in praising it as a notable successor in the meditative tradition of St.

John of the Cross, The Cloud of Unknowing, and the medieval mystics, while others have compared Merton's reflections with those of Thoreau/5. Bush, Mirabai. Contemplative Higher Education in Contemporary America. See also Mirabai Bush, “Contemplative Higher Education in Contemporary Life,” Contemplation Nation: How Ancient Practices Are Changing the Way We Live, pp.

Bush, Mirabai. Mar 30,  · "In A Higher Contemplation, Stephen Fliegel reads the contemplative soul of the Middle Ages as if anticipating the contemporary turn in present day America to contemplative living.

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But these days only the first two seem to be receiving much attention in popular books and teachings. Contemplation is becoming something of a lost art.

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