David L. Goicoechea's Agape and Bhakti with Bataille and Mark at Loyola and St. PDF

By David L. Goicoechea

David L. Goicoechea provides his fourth quantity in a sequence on agape. The ebook makes a speciality of the complementarity of agape (Christian love) and bhakti (Hindu love). First, he indicates how the Jesuit Spirituality at Loyola in Chicago and the Franciscan Spirituality at St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois, helped him to understand mystical love. Secondly, he exhibits how agape with all 9 of its features is crucial to the Gospel of Mark. Then, specifically with assistance from the paintings of Dr. Raj Singh, he exhibits how bhakti built through the background of India. ultimately, Goicoechea exhibits how Georges Bataille, specially with the aid of St. John of the go, appears to be like deeply into the interior adventure of the magical Ways.

"A paintings of beautiful poetic exploration of an issue all of us desire to grasp, David's distinctive approach to meditating on love parallels his own tale with Mark's Gospel, with Bataille's writings or even the Bhagavad Gita."
--Sally Jardine, former professor of English, Kansas nation University

"In this his fourth ebook, David Goicoechea back tells the reality as he sees it and lives it. This ebook is a list of the depth that marks his unique syncretistic Christianity. This booklet distills the Gospels, provides to this traces of Hinduism and a Bataillean-Kierkegaardean-Nietzschean quest for grace and pleasure, all of which leads to a really effective cocktail."
--R. Dalvi, Chair and affiliate Professor, division of Philosophy, Brock University

David L. Goicoechea is a professor emeritus at Brock collage. He has released generally within the components of philosophy of affection, existentialism, philosophy of faith, postmodernism, and the background of philosophy.

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