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14. “Le Miracle de Théophile,” in Ouvres complète de Rutebeuf, vol. II, ed. Edmond Faral and Julia Bastin (Paris: Picard, 1960), p. 185. 15. Dronke, Dante and Medieval Latin Traditions, pp. 48–49 (see observe 12). sixteen. Ruth Mellinkoff, Outcasts: indicators of Otherness in Northern eu paintings of the past due center a long time, vol. I (Berkeley: The college of California Press, 1993), pp. 95–108. 17. Ewert H. Cousins, “Bonaventure’s Mysticism of Language,” in Mysticism and Language, ed. Steven T. Katz (New York and Oxford: Oxford college Press, 1992), p. 236 [236–257]. 18. See Denys Turner, The Darkness of God: Negativity in Christian Mysticism (Cambridge: Cambridge collage Press, 1995), pp. 12, 19–20. 19. Ibid. , p. 139. 20. See Jacques Derrida’s essay “How to prevent talking: Denials,” in Languages of the Unsayable: The Play of Negativity in Literature and Literary conception, ed. Sanford Budick and Wolfgang Iser (New York: Columbia college Press, 1989), pp. 3–70. Derrida argues that his materialist idea of différance differs from the realist notions of the destructive theologians who NOTES TO half I 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 127 in denying the facility to talk of God nonetheless think within the life of God outdoors human event. See in particular Andrew Weeks, German Mysticism from Hildegard of Bingen to Ludwig Wittgenstein: A Literary and highbrow historical past (Albany, manhattan: SUNY Press, 1980). Cousins, “Bonaventure’s Mysticism of Language,” pp. 238–239. Hildegard, Scivias, ed. Adelgundis Führkötter and Angela Carlevaris, CCCM vol. forty three (Turnhout: Brepols, 1978), pp. 3–4. Ibid. , p. three: “dice et scribe quae uides et audis . . . ea sic edisserendo proferens, quemadmodum et auditor, uerba praceptoris sui percipiens, ea secundum tenorem locutionis illius, ipso uolente, ostendente et praecipente propalat. ” “Actes de Philippe,” trans. Bertrand Bouvier and François Bovon, in Écrits apocryphes chrétiens, ed. François Bovon and Pierre Geoltrain (Paris: Gallimard, 1997), p. 1184. Their French translation relies on 3 manuscripts: the Athens Manuscript (Bibliothèque nationale 346), the Vatican Manuscript (Greek 824) and the Manuscript of Mount Athos (Xenophontos 32). Ibid. , p. 1212. M(ontague) R(hodes) James, ed. and trans. , The Apocryphal New testomony, Being the Apocryphal Gospels, Acts, Epistles, and Apocalypses With different narratives and Fragments (Oxford: Clarendon, 1924, 1989), p. 448. The parenthetical comments by way of James are the summaries of textual content he has passed over. moreover, he provides little information regarding the manuscripts he bases his translation upon. another way often called the Ars Notoria, this article is a medieval “grimoire” belonging to the “Solomonic Cycle,” the oldest model courting again to the 13th century, and that includes lists of angelic and demonic names, a practice that turns out even older if we glance upon those utterances within the Apocryphon, famous via James, as “descriptive of God. ” Bouvier and Bovon, Écrits apocryphes chrétiens, p. 1302. Martyre nine, in accordance with Bertrand and Bovon, Écrits apocryphes chrétiens, p.

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