David L. Goicoechea's Agape and Bhakti with Bataille and Mark at Loyola and St. PDF

By David L. Goicoechea

David L. Goicoechea provides his fourth quantity in a chain on agape. The ebook makes a speciality of the complementarity of agape (Christian love) and bhakti (Hindu love). First, he exhibits how the Jesuit Spirituality at Loyola in Chicago and the Franciscan Spirituality at St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois, helped him to understand mystical love. Secondly, he indicates how agape with all 9 of its features is critical to the Gospel of Mark. Then, particularly with assistance from the paintings of Dr. Raj Singh, he exhibits how bhakti constructed in the course of the historical past of India. eventually, Goicoechea exhibits how Georges Bataille, specifically with the aid of St. John of the move, appears deeply into the internal event of the magical Ways.

"A paintings of beautiful poetic exploration of an issue all of us desire to grasp, David's specific approach to meditating on love parallels his own tale with Mark's Gospel, with Bataille's writings or even the Bhagavad Gita."
--Sally Jardine, former professor of English, Kansas kingdom University

"In this his fourth ebook, David Goicoechea back tells the reality as he sees it and lives it. This publication is a checklist of the depth that marks his unique syncretistic Christianity. This ebook distills the Gospels, provides to this lines of Hinduism and a Bataillean-Kierkegaardean-Nietzschean quest for grace and pleasure, all of which ends up in a truly powerful cocktail."
--R. Dalvi, Chair and affiliate Professor, division of Philosophy, Brock University

David L. Goicoechea is a professor emeritus at Brock collage. He has released broadly within the components of philosophy of affection, existentialism, philosophy of faith, postmodernism, and the background of philosophy.

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