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Mechthild von Magdeburg

a medieval mystic in modern eyes

by Frank J. Tobin

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Published by Camden House in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Mechthild, of Magdeburg, ca. 1212-ca. 1282.,
    • Mechthild, of Magdeburg, ca. 1212-ca. 1282.,
    • Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History.,
    • Mysticism -- Germany -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
    • Visions.,
    • Private revelations.,
    • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church -- History of doctrines.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-148) and index.

      StatementFrank Tobin.
      SeriesLiterary criticism in perspective, Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered).
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV5095.M4 T63 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 152 p. ;
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1109143M
      ISBN 101571130012
      LC Control Number94034510


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“Now am I a naked soul” This 13 th century German visionary wrote her visions.A Beguine –a highly successful Northern European spiritual movement for women — Mechthild lived at the convent at Helfta, a center of feminine spirituality.

Peter Paul Metz: Mechthild von Magdeburg, Fantasieporträt am Chorgestühl der Pfarrkirche Merazhofen (Leutkirch im Allgäu), Magdeburglu Mechthild, dominikan rahibe ve mistiktir. Hayatıyla ilgili bilgiler çok sınırlıdır.

7 kitap yazmıştır. “The Flowing Light of Divinity” isimli eseri en bilinenidir. Poor, Sara S. (): Mechthild of Magdeburg and her book. Gender and the making of textual authority. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press (Middle Ages series). Ruh, Kurt (): Frauenmystik und Franziskanische Mystik der Frühzeit.

Kapitel Mechthild von Magdeburg. Mechthild von Magdeburg (c. – c. ) was one of the many female mystics who found her way to distinguish herself in the religiously dynamic era of the 13th century.

It was the century of the mendicant orders, the great Gothic cathedrals and the crusades. The women and nuns of the Middle Ages could [ ]. Das Fliessende Licht Der Gottheit () (German Edition) (German) Paperback – Septem by Mechthild Von Magdeburg (Author) See all 10 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Author: Mechthild Von Magdeburg. Mit Mechthild von Magdeburg (gestorben um ) erreicht die deutschsprachige Frauenmystik einen einzigartigen Höhepunkt. Die empfindungsstarke, zugleich sprachmächtige Dichterin hat man mit den deutschen Minnesängern und den südfranzösischen Trobadors verglichen und sie selbst eine spirituelle Trobadoura : Marixverlag.

Mechthild von Magdeburg, the thirteenth-century mystic and visionary, adopted the position of holy woman favoured by God to record her visions, ecstacies, and religious teachings, in her single book, the Flowing Light of the deploys a rich array of literary strategies, from erotic lyricism to stern prophetic tones, to express her intimate experiences of God, her visions of Heaven Author: Frank Tobin.

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– c. /), a Beguine, was a Christian medieval mystic, whose book Das fließende Licht der Gottheit (The Flowing Light of Divinity) described her visions of God.

She was the first mystic to write in German. Mechtild of Magdeburg (c. )German Christian mystic and Beguine whose writing describes the love affair between God and her soul. Name variations: Mechtild von Magdeburg; Mechthild of Magdeburg; Mechthild von Magdeburg; Mechtilde de Magdebourg.

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See more ideas about Magdeburg, Christian anarchism and Women in history.7 pins. Mechthild's authorship fades from this transmission, too. Because the Latin transmission comes to include other Latin mystical works appearing in Latin by Hildegard of Bingen, Elisabeth of Schonau, Gertrud the Great, and, most importantly, Mechthild of Hackeborn, Mechthild of Magdeburg's name becomes conflated with Mechthild of Hackeborn'sCited by: |a Mechthild of Magdeburg: |b selections from The flowing light of the Godhead / |c translated from the Middle High German with introduction, notes, and interpretive essay [by] Elizabeth A.

Andersen. beguines in Magdeburg.2 Mechthild came into close contact with 1 Frank Tobin, Mechthild von Magdeburg: A Medieval Mystic in Modern Eyes (Columbia, SC: Camden House, ), 1.

Mechthild of Magdeburg: The Flowing Light of the Godhead, trans. Frank Tobin (The Classics of Western Spirituality; New York: Paulist Press, ), Beguines were. Similar Items. Mechthild von Magdeburg: a medieval mystic in modern eyes / by: Tobin, Frank J.

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On the contrary, I wish to reveal the complexity of this relationship in a specific context in the hope of contributing to a more nuanced history of the way particular historical and literary categories have become gendered over by God to "all religious people, both the bad and the good," Mechthild's book claims a wide and general Author: Sara Poor.

Mechthild (or Mechtild) of Magdeburg (c. – c. /), a Beguine, was a medieval mystic, whose book Das fließende Licht der Gottheit (The Flowing Light of the Godhead) described her visions of God. Definite biographical information about Mechthild is scarce; what is known of her life comes largely from scattered hints in her work.

She was probably born to a noble Saxon family, and. In Flowing Light of the Godhead Mechthild of Magdeburg (c. ) sculpts her German vernacular into an evocative work of mystical art. 1 Through prose and poetry, image and movement, this medieval lay woman writes a love story designed to plunge her audience into the source of all love, envisioned as a triune God.

She professes that she received her book as a "greeting" directly from. About this Item: Vero Verlag SepTaschenbuch. Condition: Neu. Neuware - Offenbarungen der Schwester Mechthild von Magdeburg - Das fliessende Licht der Gottheit ist ein unveränderter, hochwertiger Nachdruck der Originalausgabe aus dem Jahr Hans Elektronisches Buch ist Herausgeber von Literatur zu unterschiedlichen Themengebieten wie Forschung und Wissenschaft.

With this pdf edition of the Latin translation of Das pdf Licht der Gottheit, by Mechthild von Magdeburg, as well as its Alemannic retranslation, one of the most important texts of medieval mysticism is made accessible for the first edition provides an introduction, documentation of all textual and critical references, a parallel reading system, and chapter concordances.The book that Mechthild produced was written in her own dialect, Middle Low German, and she called it Das fliessende Licht der Gottheit (The Flowing Light of the Godhead).

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