John Ruusbroec: The Spiritual Espousals and Other Works (Google eBook)

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Paulist Press, Jan 1, 1985 - Religion - 286 pages
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Here are four of the major treatises of the 14th-century (1293-1381) Flemish mystic in contemporary English translation.
  

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John Ruusbroec: The spiritual espousals and other works

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Ruusbroec is a 14th-century Flemish mystic especially noted for his Trinitarian theology, for whom the contemplative life always involves activity or going out, just as God is always dynamic. Thus ... Read full review

Contents

IV
41
V
43
VI
71
VII
145
VIII
155
IX
156
X
160
XI
184
XV
235
XVI
251
XVII
253
XVIII
257
XIX
262
XX
268
XXI
271
XXII
279

XII
187
XIII
190
XIV
198

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Page xiv - Thus therefore we see how the Father is in the Son. and the Son in the Father...
Page 19 - the image of the invisible God, the first-born of .all creation ; ... all things have been created through him and unto him ; and he is before all things, and in him all things consist ... in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily
Page 51 - Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing

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