The Celestial and Ecclesiastical Hierarchy of Dionysius the Areopagite

Front Cover

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 91 - This book is a preservation photocopy. It was produced on Hammermill Laser Print natural white, a 60 # book weight acid-free archival paper which meets the requirements of ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992 (permanence of paper) Preservation photocopying and binding by Acme Bookbinding Charlestown, Massachusetts CD 1995 The borrower must return this item on or before the last date stamped below.
Page 95 - The borrower must return this item on or before the last date stamped below. If another user places a recall for this item, the borrower will be notified of the need for an earlier return. Non-receipt of overdue notices does not exempt the borrower from overdue fines. Andover-Harvard Theological Library Cambridge, MA 02138 617-495-5788 Please handle with care.
Page 73 - And having assembled them together, he charged them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to await the promise of the Father, "which...
Page 20 - Wherefore the Word of God has transmitted its hymns to those on earth, in which are Divinely shewn the excellency of its most exalted illumination. For some of its members, to speak after sensible perception, proclaim as a "voice of many waters...
Page 44 - If a man love me, he will keep my words : and my Father will love him, and will come unto him, and make our abode with him.
Page 18 - denotes their knowledge and their vision of God, and their readiness to receive the highest gift of light, and their power of contemplating the super- Divine comeliness in its first revealed power, and their being filled anew with the impartation that maketh wise, and their ungrudging communication to those next to them by the stream of the given wisdom."!
Page 10 - For as oft as ye eat this bread and drink of this cup, ye do show forth the Lord's death until He come.
Page 83 - God will render to every man — to the Jew first, and also to the Greek — according to his deeds." "Whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap." " So then every one of us shall give an account of himself to God." " At the judgment-seat of Christ every one shall receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or whether it be bad.
Page 35 - ... to the materials receiving it, energetic, powerful, present in all, when unobserved seeming not to be, but manifesting itself suddenly, according to its own proper nature by friction, when, as it were, we seek to find it ; and again flying away uncontrollably it remains undiminished, in all the joyful distributions of itself. And one might find many characteristics of fire, appropriate to display the Divine Energy, as it were, in sensible images.

Bibliographic information