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Experience Et Ecriture Mystiques Da (Paul B Fenton) Hardcover Book, (Brill, 2000) 9789004119130
Experience Et Ecriture Mystiques Da (Paul B Fenton) Hardcover Book, (Brill, 2000) 9789004119130
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Title: Experience et Ecriture Mystiques dans les Religions du Livre: Actes d'un colloque international tenu par le Centre d'etudes juives Universite de Paris IV-Sorbonne 1

Author: Fenton, Paul B Roland Goetschel, (eds)

Publisher: Brill; Publication Date: 2000

Hardcover; ISBN: 9789004119130

Volumes: 1; Pages: viii, 248

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The present volume contains the proceedings of a conference on " Writing and the Mystical Experience in the Religions of the Book" held at Sorbonne in 1994. Though this theme is examined within the Christian and Islamic traditions, most of the contributions touch on this phenomenon in Jewish mysticism in the various stages of its historical development from the Midrash an d Merkabah right down to Luryanis Qabbalah. Theoretical and methodoligical essays are examined together with phenomenological studies of particular rituals connected with the mystical experience both in the Jewish and non-Jewish context. Of particular significance are the articles dealing with comparative aspects between Christian, Jewish and Muslim rituals such as baptism or the visitation of tombs.
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