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by LectorRecitator
June 24th, 2020, 7:33 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Édouard Schuré Bibliography (1 Title) [Religious Studies]
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Édouard Schuré Bibliography (1 Title) [Religious Studies]

... and deeds of men of extraordinary stature, "the fire-pillars in the dark pilgrimage of mankind", Carlyle called them. In these pages one witnesses spiritual adventure of a depth and intensity rarely experienced by creative human beings, even in their most exalted moments. This aliveness, this freshness, ...
by LectorRecitator
June 9th, 2020, 10:58 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Ernest Henry Short Bibliography (2 Titles) [Architecture & Sculpture]
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Ernest Henry Short Bibliography (2 Titles) [Architecture & Sculpture]

... effort to enclose and cover a space which should enshrine the idea of Godhead, remembering that craft, communal enthusiasm, organisation, and spiritual symbolism, all have their part in making beautiful the House of God." (Introduction) https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015026794829&view=2up&seq=8
by LectorRecitator
May 31st, 2020, 11:32 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: K. D. Vernon Bibliography (4 Titles) [Museology & History]
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K. D. Vernon Bibliography (4 Titles) [Museology & History]

... its readers in studying the life-history of the Italian people, with whom our ancestors have been linked for centuries by ties of intellectual and spiritual sympathy, and with whom we are to-day united in defending the liberties of Europe." (Preface) https://archive.org/details/italymediaevalan001515mbp/page/n5 ...
by LectorRecitator
May 21st, 2020, 9:25 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Herbert Wildon Carr Bibliography (7 Titles) [Philosophy & Physics]
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Herbert Wildon Carr Bibliography (7 Titles) [Philosophy & Physics]

... is indicated in the title, Mind-Energy. They are chosen by M. Bergson with the view of illustrating his concept that reality is fundamentally a spiritual activity." (Preface) https://archive.org/details/mindenergylectur00berg/page/n8/mode/2up https://archive.org/details/cu31924014110708/page/n6/mode/2up ...
by nakisboy
May 20th, 2020, 9:22 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Lectures To My Students - Charles Spurgeon
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Lectures To My Students - Charles Spurgeon

The 28th lectures, complete and unabridged - a spiritual classic of Christian wisdom, prayer and preaching in the ministry.

Let's do a collaborative reading!
by LectorRecitator
May 13th, 2020, 8:15 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Edgar Bradshaw Castle Bibliography (1 Title) [Classics/Pedagogy]
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Edgar Bradshaw Castle Bibliography (1 Title) [Classics/Pedagogy]

... franca of the Roman world. All this is true. But do the technical teachers also imply that in attempting to discover what is relevant to the spiritual, intellectual, and technical needs of the twentieth century we should regard the Greek experience as irrelevant? The Greeks began European ...
by LectorRecitator
March 8th, 2020, 2:15 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: History Of Women (7 Titles) [History & Sociology]
Replies: 1
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History Of Women (7 Titles) [History & Sociology]

... makes its appearance, sweeps away the old barriers, and proceeds to create a new future. Among all the latent energies of man the unutilized spiritual forces of women are the greatest. The historical portions of the book are rich in instruction and in examples of various phases of woman's ...
by LectorRecitator
February 6th, 2020, 3:28 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: History Of Religions (9 Titles) [Religious Studies]
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History Of Religions (9 Titles) [Religious Studies]

... love. We shall trace the slow progress of such roots of religion as bear today the names taboo, fetishism, totemism ; see how taboo invested with spiritual power the moral command, insured the home, and made for civilization ; how fetishism confirmed the thought that man depends on a spiritual ...
by FromGloryToGlory
August 14th, 2019, 7:25 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Two Lewis Sperry Chafer Books
Replies: 3
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Two Lewis Sperry Chafer Books

Hey, I need two audiobooks made of the books by Lewis Sperry Chafer entitled Grace: An Exposition of God's Marvelous Gift and He That Is Spiritual. A PDF of both works can be found at the link listed below.

Thanks

http://lewissperrychafer.org
by soupy
July 8th, 2019, 6:54 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: The Scale (or Ladder) of Perfection by Walter Hilton 1340-1396
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The Scale (or Ladder) of Perfection by Walter Hilton 1340-1396

... The Scale of Perfection is addressed to a woman recently enclosed as an anchoress, providing her with appropriate spiritual exercises.
by ColleenMc
June 14th, 2019, 5:01 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Best Sellers of 1900
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Best Sellers of 1900

... version so I'm not sure how closely it matches the book version -- "David Corson is a Quaker who is admired by members of his community for his spiritual ways. He has a crisis of faith when a snake-oil salesman named Dr. Paracelsus arrives in town with a young gypsy named Pepeeta. Thinking Pepeeta ...
by KevinS
June 2nd, 2019, 5:52 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: An earlier translation of Thomas à Kempis
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An earlier translation of Thomas à Kempis

https://archive.org/details/lowingchrist00kempgoog As part of my own spiritual practice, I will be re-reading The Following of Christ (as it is known in this translation.) I would like to record it as well and I will appreciate an administrator letting me ...
by LectorRecitator
May 12th, 2019, 7:40 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Richard Winn Livingstone Bibliography (4 Titles) [Classics]
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Richard Winn Livingstone Bibliography (4 Titles) [Classics]

... which the Greeks brought into the world. History does not repeat itself. Yet, if the twentieth century searched through the past for its nearest spiritual kin, it is in the fifth and following centuries before Christ that they would be found. Again and again, as we study Greek thought and literature, ...
by Elizabby
March 10th, 2019, 6:49 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: THE MYSTICAL THEOLOGY OF DIONYSIUS THE AREOPAGITE
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Views: 978

Re: [NOT PD]THE MYSTICAL THEOLOGY OF DIONYSIUS THE AREOPAGITE

... but for those more interested in early Christian church history/theology or the mystic traditions might find it fascinating. It is certainly a spiritual classic! I might read for it if someone else chose to run it - assuming my voice recovers!
by Carolin
August 3rd, 2018, 2:09 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: click here and dig for treasure :D
Replies: 31
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Re: click here and dig for treasure :D

... The Song of Songs. The Thoughts of Pascal. Second Edition. A Manual of Consolation From The Saints and Fathers. Devotions From the Apocrypha. The Spiritual Combat. The Devotions of St. Anselm. Bishop Wilson's Sacra Privata. Grace Abounding To the Chief of Sinners. Lyra Sacra: A Book of Sacred ...