The Contemplative as Iconoclast: The Countercultural Nature of Contemplation

2016-11-11T16:39:41+00:00 February 7th, 2013|Carmelite Writings, Classic Articles, History, In-Depth Articles|

Download: Contemplative as Iconoclast - Buggert Donald W. Buggert, O. Carm.   By way of an introductory comment, let me say that I am not a mystical theologian. I approach this topic as a systematic theologian, and so I present my position more as a question or a "perhaps" rather than as a statement of [...]

The Contemplative as Iconoclast: The Countercultural Nature of Contemplation

2016-11-11T16:39:42+00:00 January 30th, 2013|All, Carmelite Writings, Classic Articles, History|

Donald W. Buggert, O. Carm. By way of an introductory comment, let me say that I am not a mystical theologian. I approach this topic as a systematic theologian, and so I present my position more as a question or a "perhaps" rather than as a statement of fact, and I ask that you receive [...]

The Carmelite Rule: Reading the Bible in the Quest for Holiness

2016-11-11T16:39:42+00:00 November 14th, 2012|All, Classic Articles, History|

Craig E. Morrison, O.Carm. Pontifical Biblical Institute Via della Pilotta 25 00187 Rome Italy Introduction The Carmelite Rule teaches not only by its exhortation but also by its biblical hermeneutic that the path to holiness lies in the prayerful study of the word of God. As Albert developed his response to the hermits who had [...]