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By David L. Goicoechea

ISBN-10: 153260064X

ISBN-13: 9781532600647

David L. Goicoechea offers his fourth quantity in a sequence on agape. The ebook specializes in 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 exhibits how agape with all 9 of its features is significant to the Gospel of Mark. Then, specifically with the aid of the paintings of Dr. Raj Singh, he exhibits how bhakti built during the background of India. ultimately, Goicoechea indicates how Georges Bataille, particularly with assistance from St. John of the move, seems to be deeply into the internal adventure of the paranormal Ways.

"A paintings of beautiful poetic exploration of a subject matter all of us desire to grasp, David's targeted 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 e-book is a checklist of the depth that marks his unique syncretistic Christianity. This e-book distills the Gospels, provides to this traces of Hinduism and a Bataillean-Kierkegaardean-Nietzschean quest for grace and pleasure, all of which leads to a truly powerful cocktail."
--R. Dalvi, Chair and affiliate Professor, division of Philosophy, Brock University

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

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