Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Villanova University

The Abyss of love

Examines the language of the "abyss" used to describe mystical union in texts by s. Augustine of Hippo, Johannes Tauler, Bernard de Clairvaux, Guillaume de Saint-Thierry, Richard de Saint-Victor, Beatrijs van Tienen, Hadewych, Angela da Foligno and Marguerite Porete.

Author: Bernard McGinn
Publisher: S.n., s.l., 1995
Format: Article
Topic: - Biography > Person and Life > Augustin, the mystic > mystical experience
Parent Work: The Joy of Learning and the Love of God: Essays in honor of Jean Leclercq
Status: Active