The Resource Light Invisible : Satisfying the Thirst for Happiness, (electronic resource)

Light Invisible : Satisfying the Thirst for Happiness, (electronic resource)

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Light Invisible : Satisfying the Thirst for Happiness
Title
Light Invisible
Title remainder
Satisfying the Thirst for Happiness
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Language
eng
Summary
Arguing that human beings yearn to be rooted in something greater than themselves and to know enduring joy and peace whatever the circumstances, this classic early-20th-century text examines higher consciousness and the divine mysticism of Eastern Christianity. Written by a Russian philosopher and theologian, this book explores the differences between Christian philosophy and other systems and discusses the beliefs of sainted men and women, such as Francis of Assisi, Seraphim of Sarov, and Simeon the New Theologian. Musing upon martyrdom in the epoch of the first two Ecumenical Councils, this
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
248.22
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV5077.R8 L613 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
Light Invisible : Satisfying the Thirst for Happiness, (electronic resource)
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Light Invisible : Satisfying the Thirst for Happiness, (electronic resource)
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NotesBibliography; Index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface to the English Language Edition; Introduction; 1. Light in the Darkness; 2. Seraphim of Sarov; 3. Francis of Assissi; 4. The Mysticism of St Seraphim and St Francis; 5. Mysticism of the East and Mysticism of the West; 6. Striking Features from the Lives of the Saints; 7. The Aspiration for Happiness; 8. On a Good Death; 9. Manifesting the Light Invisible; Afterword; Appendix 1 Terminology of the Christian Ascetics Relating to the Understanding of the Higher Reason and Lower Reason; Appendix 2 A Short Biography of M.V. Lodyzhenskii
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ocn782877269
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unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (486 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780884651994
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f782877269
  • (CaAE) f782877269

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