Roots of Western Mysticism

Week 12

READING: GMW 221-267; NET: Boehme, Mysterium Magnum excerpt, Signature Rerum excerpt

Mysticism and the Traditions of Protestantism: Lutheranism, Reformed Church, Anabaptism

Protestant & Reformation Links:


Early Modern Mystics

Valentin Weigel (1553-1588)

 

Paracelsus


Jacob Boehme (1575-1624)

 

Angelus Silesius

 

Swedenborg, Emmanuel (1688-1772)

 

Mysticism at the Dawn of Modernity

Nicholas of Cusa