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Author Helmont, Franciscus Mercurius van, 1614-1699.

Title Francis Mercury van Helmont's "Sketch of Christian Kabbalism" / translated and edited by Sheila A. Spector
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012


Description 1 online resource
Series Aries book series, 1871-1405 ; v. 15
Aries book series ; v. 15.
Contents Note on the Translation; Introduction; Preliminaries; Chapter I Of the Various States of the Universe; Chapter II Of the First State of the Universe, or the Primordial Institution and its Effects; Chapter III Of the Mediator of the First Production, or Adam Kadmon; Chapter IV Of the Beings Produced and of the Purpose for their Production; Chapter V Of the Ensuing State of Destitution; Chapter VI Of the State of the Modern Constitution; Chapter VII Of the Preexistence of Souls in Species; Chapter VIII Of the Persons of the Divinity in Species
Chapter IX Of the Third State of Deprivation, or the Fall of the SoulsChapter X Of the State of Supreme Restitution: The First Degree; Chapter XI Of the Second Degree of the Restitution of Souls; Chapter XII Of the Last Two Degrees of the Messianic Restitution; Translator's Notes; Works Cited; Index of Biblical References; General Index
Summary As the only English version of Francis Mercury van Helmont's foundational treatise of Christian Kabbalism, this bilingual edition, with a facsimile of the original Latin facing the translation and author's footnotes, contains a critical introduction, as well as supplementary endnotes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In Latin with facing English translation
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SUBJECT Helmont, Franciscus Mercurius van, 1614-1699. Adumbratio Kabbalae Christiana
Subject Cabala.
Cabala and Christianity.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Hermetism & Rosicrucianism.
Cabala and Christianity.
Form Electronic book
Author Spector, Sheila A., 1946-
LC no. 2012006891
ISBN 9789004227248
Other Titles Adumbratio Kabbalae Christiana. English & Latin
Sketch of Christian Kabbalism