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A rhapsody of love and spirituality, David Fekete, (electronic resource)

Label
A rhapsody of love and spirituality
Title
A rhapsody of love and spirituality
Statement of responsibility
David Fekete
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fekete, David J
Dewey number
128/.46/09
LC call number
BD436
LC item number
.F39 2003
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  • Love
  • Spirituality
Summary expansion
Love between a man and a woman: is it sacred or sinful? A Rhapsody of Love and Spirituality explores Platonic eros, Christian mysticism, friendship, religious ritual, and love as people experience it, turning up startling ironies and paradoxes and, along the way, some traditions we may find worth reclaiming
Label
A rhapsody of love and spirituality, David Fekete, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-302)
Contents
Two vast antagonists : Longus and Plato -- The lover's coach and the apple fallen from Plato's tree : Ovid and Aristotle -- Eros and the Bible : romantic scriptures, ambiguous interpretations, and Gregory of Nyssa's platonic biblical allegories -- Bad news for lovers : Saint John, Saint Chrysostom Jerome, and Saint Augustine -- Knights and ladies versus the monks : chivalric romance and ascetic discipline -- A crippled attempt to salvage marriage and a popular movement against it : Thomas Aquinas and The cloud of unknowing -- The romancers strike back : Martin Luther, Sir Edmund Spenser, and the Puritans -- Radical theologian of true love : Emanuel Swedenborg -- The eternal feminine : Shelley and intellectual beauty -- The death of God, the end of love : T.S. Eliot's Tthe waste land -- Ancient echoes in modern halls : the recent erotic spirituality of Vatican II, David Matzko McCarthy, Karl Barth, and Eberhard Jungel -- A heap of broken images? : erotic love and spirituality in the post-modern age
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000237941
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9780875862446
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018466
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000237941
Label
A rhapsody of love and spirituality, David Fekete, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-302)
Contents
Two vast antagonists : Longus and Plato -- The lover's coach and the apple fallen from Plato's tree : Ovid and Aristotle -- Eros and the Bible : romantic scriptures, ambiguous interpretations, and Gregory of Nyssa's platonic biblical allegories -- Bad news for lovers : Saint John, Saint Chrysostom Jerome, and Saint Augustine -- Knights and ladies versus the monks : chivalric romance and ascetic discipline -- A crippled attempt to salvage marriage and a popular movement against it : Thomas Aquinas and The cloud of unknowing -- The romancers strike back : Martin Luther, Sir Edmund Spenser, and the Puritans -- Radical theologian of true love : Emanuel Swedenborg -- The eternal feminine : Shelley and intellectual beauty -- The death of God, the end of love : T.S. Eliot's Tthe waste land -- Ancient echoes in modern halls : the recent erotic spirituality of Vatican II, David Matzko McCarthy, Karl Barth, and Eberhard Jungel -- A heap of broken images? : erotic love and spirituality in the post-modern age
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000237941
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9780875862446
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018466
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000237941

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