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Powers of Imagining, Ignatius De Loyola, A Philosophical Hermeneutic of Imagining Through the Collected Works of Ignatius De Loyola

De Nicolas, Antonio T.

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ISBN 10: 0887061095 / ISBN 13: 9780887061097
Published by State University of New York Press, 1986
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Presents new translations of Ignatius de Loyola's Spiritual Exercises, his Spiritual Diary, the Autobiography, and some of his letters. Seeks to recover in the translations, and through a critical apparatus, the original decision-oriented thrust of Ignatius. Notes. Biblio on Hermeneutics. Biblio on Ignatius. Index. xxvi, 390 pp. Fine Hardcover w/out dj as issued. Bookseller Inventory # 1101

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Title: Powers of Imagining, Ignatius De Loyola, A ...

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Edition: 1st Edition

Book Type: University Press

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This book presents a new translation of the Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius de Loyola, of his Spiritual Diary, of his Autobiography, and some of his letters. These translations are introduced by a hermeneutical commentary laying out the theory and practices of the decision-making power of imagining.

Ignatius proposed in his Spiritual Exercises a form of decision-oriented mysticism, and through their use, gathered around him a group of associates who became the firs members of the Jesuit Order. Under the control of later, doctrinally oriented theologians, the practical, decision-oriented mystical character of the original Exercises was gradually replaced by a more theoretical and devotional character.

Antonio T. de Nicolas recovers in his translations and through his critical apparatus, the original decision-oriented thrust of Ignatius.

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Antonio T. de Nicolas is the author of Avatara: The Humanization of Philosophy Through the Bhagavad Gita; Meditations through the R\g Veda: The Four Dimensional Man; and Platero and I, Juan Ramon Jimenez (translation). Dr. de Nicolas is Professor of Philosophy at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

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