- By Joseph Campbell

The Mysteries: Papers from the Eranos Yearbooks 2

  • Title: The Mysteries: Papers from the Eranos Yearbooks 2
  • Author: Joseph Campbell
  • ISBN: 9780691018232
  • Page: 334
  • Format: paper
  • The Mysteries Papers from the Eranos Yearbooks Essays by Julius Baum C G Jung C Kerenyi Hans Leisegang Paul Masson Oursel Fritz Meier Jean de Menasce Georges Nagel Walter F Otto Max Pulver Hugo Rahner Paul Schmitt and Walter Wili

    Essays by Julius Baum, C G Jung, C Kerenyi, Hans Leisegang, Paul Masson Oursel, Fritz Meier, Jean de Menasce, Georges Nagel, Walter F Otto, Max Pulver, Hugo Rahner, Paul Schmitt, and Walter Wili.

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    1. interesting collection of lectures in text from a colloquium on mystery religions. i'm really enjoying this because it pieces together a lot of information i would have otherwise had to get from a number of sources.edit: ok, i'm halfway through the last lecture text that was written by hugo rahner and i'm going to compare it to this:suppose you're in a room of people who are presenting a history of early software and computing. after hearing dozens of well-conceived articles about the history of [...]

    2. Highly recommended to any scholar of comparative religion and certainly no less so for a Christian looking to strengthen their apologetic stance. Jung writes with such passion, it's hard to believe he didn't spend his whole life in prayer to God. What precedes his lecture are several fine papers on the ancient mysteries, from the Mithraic to the Orphic, leading up to the Mystery of the Blood of Christ and the Cross which he was crucified. In our modern age, meditating on God's only begotten son, [...]

    3. A perfect collection of scholarly essays on the ancient mystery religions. Every article is great. Highly recommended, whatever your persuasion.

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