As in the case of the cosmological argument, the defender of the teleological argument may want to claim only to be giving us some reason for thinking there is a God. But in ancient myth the underworld is commonly the abode of the dead, and rising from it commonly symbolizes return to life on earth or the place of immortality. ‘‘Rising’’ from death need not mean an empirical return to normal bodily life, but could easily mean a more poetic, mystical passage of the spirit of the ancestors into the upper world, which was a common theme in ancient Egyptian and many other religions.
A modern search for faith: The pillar of ﬁre, by Karl Stern. Likewise, Daseinsanalysis does not see the person as an ego, psyche, or any kind of ‘‘thing-hood,’’ but sees the person as inextricably interwoven in the world. The child’s earliest experiences became important in the object relations school of psychoanalytic psychology. Some cultures, as in Asia, still believe that eating a shark’s ﬁn, rhino’s horn, or tiger’s penis, for example, can transfer some of that animal’s soul – aggression or sexuality – to you at dinner. ‘‘Bush meat’’ from African monkeys is still prized at some European restaurants.
Anna Freud began direct work with children which shaped the development of ego psychology, the theoretical ﬁeld for which she was largely responsible. Jesus von Nazareth: Befreiung zum Frieden. When their tension is relatively acute the latter employs compromise mechanisms such as sublimation or compensation. Alternative Therapy Health Medicine, 4, 72–76. Evil Lorna Lees-Grossmann There are two commonly accepted types of evil: ﬁrst the cosmic or natural evils such as ﬁre, ﬂood, earthquake, hurricane or epidemic, the sort discussed in the Biblical Book of Job.
Unlike remote divinities or sages who appeared long ago, Guan Yin is very ‘‘present,’’ in methods of bringing the unconscious depths to the surface through ritual and spontaneous altered states – chanting, singing, fasting, Guan Yin G 373 dream interpretation, and visions. The Way of Perfection was written a year later in 1566. The unconscious is now considered to be indicative of automatic thought processes. Shiseki kaidaijiten 史籍解題辭 [Abstracts of Japanese Historical Sources in Dictionary Form]. 2 vols.
Freudian theory does not consistently recommend one response to the call to adventure, understood as an internal process within the psyche. In it, Judas protests the anointing of Jesus at Bethany by Mary as a wasteful act, suggesting that the oil should have been sold and given to the poor. Horses may stand in lines facing the central sun, with a surrounding image of a Great Spirit. Above all these rewards was the assurance of personal resurrection and participation in the national rebirth.
Zagzebski's theory is perhaps the most ambitious virtue theory in print, offering an account of human virtues of God. Ironically, when emotions are banished from the space of conscious awareness and dissociated, when they are unsymbolized, unrecognized and unarticulated, they gather greater energy, power and force in the shadows of unconsciousness than they would have in being given space and voice to be put into words, heard, held and contained in speech and language. This is a ﬁrst step, usually under the direction of a spiritual director, toward disengaging attention from its ordinary use.
Muslims believe that every action has a reaction that can be either rewarded or disciplined in this life (al-Donia) or the afterlife (al A’khirah). 3) Universality: since the Quran is the last message from God, its message is universal to all humankind in contrast to the previous messages of Jesus and Moses and other prophets whose messages were exclusive to their people. 4) Comprehensiveness: as last Message, the Quran discusses every aspect of human life on every level, personally, socially, politically, spiritually, scientiﬁcally, and educationally.
What the opposites are is here not said, and it cannot, should not be said in the context of this late work (Myterium Coniunctionis: An Inquiry Into the Separation and Synthesis of Psychic Opposites in Alchemy), because this would be a relapse into the substantiating style of thought that this title has long left behind’’ (Giegerich, 2006). On the other hand, individual can be thought of a the process of fully living out the fullness one’s potential – being the very being one was meant to be.
In International encyclopedia of the social and behavioral sciences (pp. 12895–12901). The ﬁrst of these is exempliﬁed by the psychoanalytic school associated with Freud (1856–1939) that led to a psychology that interpreted abnormal mental states as indicative of psychological dysfunction and illness and extended this to religious and transpersonal experiences. Dengyō daishi zenshū sakuin 傳教大師全集索引 [Index to Collected Works Attributed to Saichō].
The aforementioned religious ﬁgures were integral to process of translating Eastern spirituality to West. One of the critical differences in these frameworks is that in Bayly’s framework syncretism represents tolerance, with a presumed stasis, while for van der Veer, time is brought into the analysis thus creating an approach to syncretism as a dynamic expression that assumes no inherent understanding of tolerance. Y35 Bartlett's Familiar Quotations - A collection of passages, phrases, and proverbs in ancient and modern Literature Encyclopedias are a great source for background and overview material.