Monthly Archives: April 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: April 27th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Angelic hierarchies and the Book of Revelation. (Exploring Our Matrix) The older you get, the more likely you are to believe … Continue reading

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Ancient Greek 101

With the school year ended (finally!), rather than give you an over view of my classes, I thought I would share my experience learning ancient Greek. This language course was both the most exciting part of the school year and … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: April 20th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. London has the Olympics, but how will it accommodate the multiplicity of faiths? (BBC) Here’s a religious trend that flies in … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: April 13th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Jews take a stand and say Jesus was one of them. (CNN) The pope also has a claim in for the … Continue reading

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Change Not The Style of the Letter: Holy Texts, The Zohar, and Liber AL vel Legis

In Jewish thought, there is the idea that the Torah and its arrangement of letters is fixed. In the Zohar, this goes back to Exodus 19-20 where God revealed his words and the letters of the Torah flashed about as … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: April 6th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Four myths about the Book of Revelation. (CNN) Elaborate costumes and masks help some curry favour from the spirit world. (National … Continue reading

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Paper: The Lurianic Revolution in Kabbalah

Last semester, my Jewish Thought and Culture class briefly discussed the Kabbalah. Despite not going into Jewish mysticism in any great detail, my professor was kind enough to let me pursue the topic for a research paper. I decided to … Continue reading

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