Converse in the spirit : William Blake, Jacob Boehme, and the creative spirit /
Kevin Fischer.
Madison ; Teaneck : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2004.
258 p. ; 24 cm.
0838640060 (alk. paper)
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Madison ; Teaneck : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2004.
0838640060 (alk. paper)
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Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-247) and index.
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Table of Contents
Acknowledgmentsp. 9
Introductionp. 11
Abbreviationsp. 13
Backgroundp. 19
Boehme, Blake and Traditionp. 31
Communion, the Prophetic, and the Living Biblep. 44
Progressive Independencep. 44
Prophetic Vision and Activityp. 46
Husks, Histories, and the Inner Biblep. 52
Obscurity, Difficulty, and Awakeningp. 58
Necessary Obscurityp. 58
Rousing the Faculties to Actp. 64
Expression, Creation, and Manifestationp. 69
Symbolic Vision and the Stubborn Structurep. 69
Creation and the Individualp. 75
Theogony: From Nothing to Somethingp. 83
Introductionp. 83
The Ungrundp. 85
Separation, Contrariety, and Firep. 88
The Seven Propertiesp. 93
The First Four Propertiesp. 101
The First and Second Propertiesp. 101
The Third Propertyp. 105
The Fourth Propertyp. 110
The Fifth and Sixth Propertiesp. 120
The Fifth Propertyp. 120
The Sixth Propertyp. 129
Mercuryp. 134
The Seventh Property and the Cycles of the Sevenp. 139
The Seventh Propertyp. 139
The Cycles of the Sevenp. 149
The First and Second Principlesp. 159
The First Principlep. 159
The Second Principle, Separation, and Interdependencep. 164
The Fall of Luciferp. 171
The Third Principlep. 179
Hard Matter, Creation, and Adamp. 179
The Fall of Manp. 188
Incarnation and Judgmentp. 199
Mercyp. 199
Incarnationp. 204
The Last Judgmentp. 211
Conclusionp. 219
Notesp. 221
Bibliographyp. 235
Indexp. 248
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