- Author:Anonymous,Clifton Wolters
- Publisher:Penguin Classics; New impression edition (May 30, 1961)
- Pages:144 pages
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by Anonymous (Author), Clifton Wolters (Translator). It talks about how to get to God by going over the cloud of unknowing leaving behind the cloud of forgetting.
by Anonymous (Author), Clifton Wolters (Translator). ISBN-13: 978-0140441086. All just have to be between you and God, other things else have to be forgotten. It's the "speedily springing unto God as a sparkle from the coal.
The Cloud of Unknowing (Middle English: The Cloude of Unknowing) is an anonymous work of Christian mysticism written in Middle English in the latter half of the 14th century
The Cloud of Unknowing (Middle English: The Cloude of Unknowing) is an anonymous work of Christian mysticism written in Middle English in the latter half of the 14th century. The text is a spiritual guide on contemplative prayer in the late Middle Ages
The Cloud of Unknowing offers an approach to contemplative life that finds holiness at a level deeper than physical .
The author advises placing all thought and mental imagery behind a metaphorical cloud of forgetting while seeking to love the divine. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
12 quotes from The Cloud of Unknowing: ‘The universes which are amenable to the intellect . It requires the most rigorous dedication and self-knowledge. The Cloud of Unknowing is therefore a book of strong and earnest thinking
12 quotes from The Cloud of Unknowing: ‘The universes which are amenable to the intellect can never satisfy the instincts of the heart. The Cloud of Unknowing is therefore a book of strong and earnest thinking. It makes a realistic appraisal of the problems and weaknesses of individual human beings, for it regards man's imperfections as the raw material to be worked with in carrying out the discipline of spiritual development. Ira Progoff, The Cloud of Unknowing.
The Cloud of Unknowing. Translated by Clifton Wolters. This is the first book to explore Virginia Woolf's preoccupation with the literary past and its profound impact on the content and structure of her novels. Melancholic Patriotism and The Waves’.
Contains The Cloud of Unknowing, The Mystical Theology of Saint Denis, The Book of Privy Counselling, and An Epistle on Prayer. Contains The Cloud of Unknowing, The Mystical Theology of Saint Denis, The Book of Privy Counselling, and An Epistle on Prayer. Johnson A. (2017) The Cloud of Unknowing. Reprints and Permissions. Personalised recommendations. London: Penguin, 1978. In: Masculine Identity in Modernist Literature. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. The epistle of privy counsel. Dionysius' mystical teaching. The epistle of prayer. Wolters, Clifton; Pseudo-Dionysius, the Areopagite. De mystica theologia. Obscured text on leaf 236 due to sticker.
Two books by the same anonymous author: The Cloud of Unknowing and Other Works (Clifton Wolters, trans . (Penguin Classics, 1961, revised 1978). A Study of Wisdom: Three Tracts by the Author of The Cloud of Unknowing (Clifton Wolters, trans. Note: The Wolters translation is now out of print and has been replaced by Penguin with a new translation by . For another great classic of medieval English mysticism published by Penguin see this