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In the Middle Ages there was a flowering of illustrious women mystics whose spiritual genius is unparalleled in Western history: Hildegard of Bingen, Clare of Assisi, Mechtild of Magdeburg, Hadewijch of Antwerp, Margaret Porete, Julian of Norwich and Catherine of Siena

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Medieval women's mysticism was "a succession of insights and revelations about God that gradually transformed the recipient" according to historian Elizabeth Petroff of Oxford University in her 1994 book, Body and Soul

Medieval women's mysticism was "a succession of insights and revelations about God that gradually transformed the recipient" according to historian Elizabeth Petroff of Oxford University in her 1994 book, Body and Soul. The word "mysticism" has its origin in ancient Greece where individuals called the mystae participated in mystery religions. The life of a medieval woman mystic was spent seeking unity with God in a series of stages

Moving beyond biographies of famous noble women of the middles ages, the scope of this important reference work is vast and provides a comprehensive understanding of medieval women's lives and experiences.

Moving beyond biographies of famous noble women of the middles ages, the scope of this important reference work is vast and provides a comprehensive understanding of medieval women's lives and experiences. Masculinity in the middle ages is also addressed to provide important context for understanding women's roles.

While medieval women’s mystical visions differ widely across time, space and religious tradition, we also find striking points of commonality in the ways that devotees describe intimacy with the divine and pursue spiritual life.

Representing both the contemplative and scholastic traditions, the mystics in these studies often found their solutions to. .Others, such as Smaragdus and several of the women mystics, are little known even to specialists.

Representing both the contemplative and scholastic traditions, the mystics in these studies often found their solutions to ultimate questions in radically different ways. Others, such as Smaragdus and several of the women mystics, are little known even to specialists

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ISBN13: 978-1876295363

ISBN: 1876295368

Author: Gosset,Thierry

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Language: English

Publisher: St Pauls Publications Australia (November 11, 2002)

Pages: 96 pages

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