The Flowing Light of the Godhead

Here is the first English translation based on the new critical edition of The Flowing Light of the Godhead, the sole mystical visionary work of Mechthild, a 13th-century (c. 1260-c. 1282/94) German Beguine.

The Flowing Light of the Godhead

The Flowing Light of the Godhead

Here is the first English translation based on the new critical edition of The Flowing Light of the Godhead, the sole mystical visionary work of Mechthild, a 13th-century (c. 1260-c. 1282/94) German Beguine. This challenging work of deep religious insight reflects Mechthild's inner life, and God's as well, employing a great variety of traditional medieval literary forms and genres in prose and verse.

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The Flowing Light of the Godhead
Language: en
Pages: 373
Authors: Mechthild (of Magdeburg)
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Paulist Press

Here is the first English translation based on the new critical edition of The Flowing Light of the Godhead, the sole mystical visionary work of Mechthild, a 13th-century (c. 1260-c. 1282/94) German Beguine. This challenging work of deep religious insight reflects Mechthild's inner life, and God's as well, employing a
Mechthild of Magdeburg
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Mechthild of Magdeburg
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Martino Fine Books

2012 Reprint of Original 1953 Edition. Exact facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. (c)New introduction and foreword Martino Publishing. This work is the first English translation of her 13th century classic-the mystical writings of Mechthild of Magdeburg. The only complete codex of this work is
Mechthild of Magdeburg
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Mechthild, Elizabeth A. Andersen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: DS Brewer

Selections from this widely varied original mystical treatise offer insight into the lives of C13 female religious in northern Europe.
The Revelations of Mechthild of Magdeburg (1210-1297)
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Mechthild (of Magdeburg)
Categories: Devotional literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1953 - Publisher:

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Mechtild of Magdeburg: Selections from The Flowing Light of the Godhead
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Elizabeth A. Andersen
Categories: Devotional literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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