02 Apr 2020

Category: Other Religions, Practices & Sacred Texts

History

Perspectives on Early Islamic Mysticism: The World of al-Ḥakīm al-Tirmidhī and his Contemporaries (Routledge Sufi Series) 

This monograph explores the original literary produce of Muslim mystics during the eighth–tenth centuries, with special attention to ninth-century mystics, such as al-Tustarī, al-Muḥāsibī, al-Kharrāz, al-Junayd and, in particular, al-Ḥakīm al-Tirmidhī. Unlike other studies dealing with the so-called ‘Formative Period’, this book focuses on the…

Bible Study & Reference

Ethical Dimension of Cult in the Book of Isaiah (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fa1/4r die Alttestamentliche Wissen) (Belhefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur Die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft) 

The book examines the relationship between cult and ethics in the book of Isaiah. Part I challenges the common assumption that the prophets were anti-cult by suggesting that the principles supporting both priestly and prophetic teaching about ritual and social justice were essentially the same….