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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 March 2006
... ith them on the expedition in the first place, it was clear­ ly the spiritual reassurance provided by the text that led them to save it from the grind­ ing ice that w ould soon crush their vessels to splinters, and to carry it w ith them at the R o b e r t L. M a c k 49 expense o f other, more...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 67–82.
Published: 01 April 2018
... the ordinary and mundane as equally sacred expressions of the whole. In this sense, Kedumah posits a mysticism that entails the normalization of the spiritual and the equalization of the sacred and profane. In this essay ancient Kabbalistic principles and biblical texts are examined to demonstrate this radical...
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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (2): 34–42.
Published: 01 December 2000
... brace a level of sexually ecstatic imagery similar to spiritually celebratory sexu­ ality in African Diaspora literature. It is im portant to note, how­ ever, that the P araphrase s eschewing of a m ore traditionally Protestant avoidance of sexually suggestive religious imagery and wordplay is n o t...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 183–189.
Published: 01 March 2006
... create their own salvation, create heaven on earth. I have labeled this body-centered theology "em bod­ ied salvation." Embodied salvation disrupts the historic spiritual and authoritative role traditionally assigned to the Catholic God, his priests, and intermediaries. By putting the power fo r...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 53–66.
Published: 01 April 2018
....” 25 Teresa, Life 17.4 ( Santa Teresa de Jesús , 97; trans., 1:113). Teresa often discusses Martha and Mary; see Life 22.9; Spiritual Testimonies 59.5; Way of Perfection 15.7 and 17.5–6; Soliloquies 5; Meditations on the Song of Song 7.5; and Interior Castle 7.1.10; 7.4.12–13...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 237–240.
Published: 01 April 2018
... . “ Sufi Shaykhs and Society in Thirteenth and Fifteenth Century Anatolia: Spiritual Influence and Rivalry .” Journal of Islamic Studies 24 , no. 1 ( 2013 ): 1 – 24 . Hillenbrand Carole . “ Muʿīn Al-Dīn Sulaymān Parwāna .” In Encyclopaedia of Islam , 2nd ed., edited by Bearman P...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 247–251.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... Vladimir’s Seminary Press , 2007 . Meyendorff John . St. Gregory Palamas and Orthodox Spirituality . Crestwood, NY : St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press , 1974 . Meyendorff John . A Study of Gregory Palamas . Crestwood, NY : St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press , 1998 . Rubenson Samuel...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 203–207.
Published: 01 April 2018
... male sacerdotal authority is at the very center of church doctrine. It was never a point of contention, even during the early councils, such as that of Nicaea, or within early heresies, such as Arianism. Only the Montanists allowed for a larger role for women as conduits of spiritual beliefs, as women...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2002
... significant spiritual indicator. T he inhabitants o f the feeld ful o f folk described in the Pro­ logúeme frequently defined in terms of their stability or lack of it.9 Ancres and herem ites th a t holden hem in hire selles (29) are praiseworthy; those who cairen aboute (30) are not. Others...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 145–157.
Published: 01 April 2020
...’ “genuine spiritual aspirations.” 1 Throughout the world, as R. S. Sugirtharajah writes in The Bible and the Third World , “the Christian Bible became a defining symbol of European expansion.” 2 The Christian invaders brought along or produced physical Bibles, which served their catechetical...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 269–271.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., and Christians. In particular, I focus on what I call the economics of spiritual exchange. To show what I mean, I center on the Renaissance of the twelfth century, a period of highly active spiritual exchange and comparison, a period also defined by the commercial revolution. 1 The mystical experience...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 197–202.
Published: 01 April 2018
... the Judeo-Iberian philosophical (Aristotelian) view of reason as key to the spiritual and intellectual ascent and union with the divine. The poet opens by contrasting the role of reason in the intellectual apprehension of the divine to the act of experiencing the material world. The poet states that his...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (3): 33–38.
Published: 01 March 2005
... description of a hanged m ur­ derer who, experiencing post-mortem consciousness, fancies that he is running from the scene after a broken noose allows him to escape.1 Specifically, James recounts Swedenborg s description of a m u rd erer s entrance into the spiritual world, whose execution took place...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 175.
Published: 01 March 2006
... overlooked religion as equally central to shaping Latino/a dis­ course. In recent years, this discourse has expanded beyond the language and iconog­ raphy o f the Catholic church to include indigenous and African-Cuban spiritual traditions such as santería and espiritismo, cross-cultural theologies...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 133–148.
Published: 01 December 2005
... to spiritualize matter, Stoker s to materialize the spirit. ( O ur enemy, says Van Helsing, is not merely spiritual [emphasis added3 Both writers nevertheless participate in the nineteenthcentury project of mediating between traditional belief and mod­ ern thought. In both the mediating presences are spirits...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 April 2018
... argues, to render the religious practitioner the spiritual equivalent of Pavlov’s dog. Rather, it understands the formation of the religious subject as one that arises from the repetition and incorporation of past models, enabling the formation of new dispositions and capacities for experience. 11 Nor...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 121–135.
Published: 01 October 2020
... the movements and the spiritual practice of Kempe. Whereas her custom of affective piety is steeped in bodily expression, her spiritual practice and earthly connection to the divine is thwarted by the literate symbols of scholarship. She claims, in contrast, that she has been able to merge her consciousness...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 241–246.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Maria encodes a broader devotional practice whereby the Virgin Mary serves as a spiritual coruler of the Castilian realm, and through devotion to her the community was bound into a corporate unit, helmed by what Amy Remensnyder has described as a “Marian monarchy.” 5 This sublimated relationship...
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English Language Notes (2001) 39 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2001
... resenting not only wisdom and spirituality but also barrenness and sterility, and this does n o t do h er justice. Rather than being the somber, m orbid foil to the Nightin­ gale that these readings dem and, the Owl embodies not only spiritual superiority but the best of both worlds the spiritual...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 9–20.
Published: 01 April 2020
... the Mariana archipelago in the western Pacific Ocean region known as Micronesia. 1 First, I show how the Chamorro creation story was an important source of Indigenous values and ethics in regard to spiritual, ecological, cultural, gender, familial, and social relationships. I then outline how Spanish...