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By Feisal Mohamed

ISBN-10: 0802097928

ISBN-13: 9780802097927

In the Anteroom of Divinity specializes in the patience of Pseudo-Dionysian angelology in England's early smooth interval. starting with a dialogue of John Colet's remark on Dionysisus' dual hierarchies, Feisal G. Mohamed explores the importance of the Dionysian culture to the conformism debate of the 1590s via works by way of Richard Hooker and Edmund Spenser. He then turns to John Donne and John Milton to make clear their buildings of godly poetics, politics and devotion, and offers the main huge examine of Milton's angelology in additional than fifty years.

With new philosophical, theological, and literary insights, this paintings bargains a contribution to highbrow historical past and the heritage of faith in serious moments of the English Reformation.

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