Another useful service is Reference Desk's Ask An Expert Locator. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press. Bion who makes a distinction between ‘‘K,’’ knowledge that is known discursively and through the senses and ‘‘O,’’ which is his symbol for ultimate Truth, and that can be intuited but not known. Books on religion currently cross-listed under "psychology" and other disciplines are recatalogued under "religion" exclusively.
But Rollo May’s own philosophical world-view and depth-psychologically informed psychotherapy differed fundamentally from the anti-psychoanalytic, overly optimistic, perhaps even ¨ve ‘‘human potential’’ crusade empseudoinnocent or naı bodied by Carl Rogers, and, as an extension of European ‘‘existential analysis’’ and Sartre’s Existential Psychoanalysis, is best described as an existential depth psychology.
If one knows that it is possible that six is the smallest perfect number then one has good reason to believe that. Of religious and psychological importance is that even where elements of Christianity are identiﬁed in an otherwise nativistic movement, selective recourse to the person of a messiah by primal Americans (to someone who straddles the gap between time and eternity, who corrects severe psychosocial imbalance in the subjective ﬁeld of history) supports the universality of a human capacity to envision engagement with transcendent reality and its association to a concept of absolute justice.
Guan Yin miracle tales spread, telling of her saving people from warriors, drowning, sickness, infertility, often stressing a conversion experience (Campany, 1996). Most people, he argues, are not psychologically or emotionally equipped to be atheists and to face the bitter meaningless of existence; it is better if the rulers of society maintain religion as a ‘‘Noble Lie’’ to help preserve psychological stability in individuals and cohesion in society as a whole. But his argument in Siris is that tarwater works not by any actual physical agency it possesses, but only because its observable, sensory properties are followed unerringly by observable physical cures, whose explanation lies in the laws of nature established by God.
It should be noted that Brahman, like prana, chi/ki and pneuma is impersonal in nature, beyond all human concepts. If read charitably, the testimony is not testimony to a conviction, but to experiences that form the grounds for the conviction. (See Bagger 1999 for a vigorous articulation of this objection, and note the reply by Kai-man Kwam 2003). See also: > Archetype > Astrology and Alchemy > Axis Mundi > Religion > Ritual > Shamans and Shamanism > Symbol > Yoga Bibliography Eliade, M. (1954).
The two unacceptable world views were animism and mysticism. For clergy persons, faith communities, educators, and caregivers in the psychoanalytic and psychotherapeutic ﬁeld, the issue of dependence and being informs our means of survival. Provides a guide to the visual arts: painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, drawing, and printmaking, as well as the decorative arts. Paul made explicit the universal quality of this love of Christ that recognized no distinctions of gender, ethnicity, or social status (Gal. 3: 28 and Rom.
A friend could offer an advice, but some acts must be decided alone. Egyptian mummies from 2300 BCE. were found circumcised and earlier wall paintings suggest that the practice began long before. You'll find current and retrospective coverage in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, with coverage to 1900. The Mysteries were intended ‘‘to elevate man above the human sphere into the divine and to assure his redemption by making him a god and so conferring immortality upon him’’ (Nilsson, 1947: 42–64).
Male God images are particularly effective in structuring and strengthening the individual and his/her society. Three types of entries: common words (have full entries); rarer words (have exhaustive entries); and grammar words (have special entries). Biblically based Christian spirituality and Adlerian psychotherapy. Some scholars suggest that the popularity of the Shekhinah as a gendered representation of God may have arisen out of the same psychological and theological needs for divine intimacy and accessibility which popularized the Cult of the Virgin Mary among contemporaneous Christians.
Shattered assumptions: Toward a new psychology of trauma. Citing and summarizing Salovey and Mayer’s work, he identiﬁed ﬁve capabilities related to emotional intelligence, namely, (1) knowing one’s emotions, (2) managing one’s emotions, (3) recognizing emotions in others, (4) motivating oneself, and (5) handling relationships (Goleman, 1997: 43). Dasein is not a ﬁxed object or thing, as the ego or self is often understood, but the process of ‘‘clearing’’ in which human existence is understood.
Trauma triggers a self-protective phenomenon consisting of the splitting off of a part of one’s vital essence or ‘‘soul,’’ which then literally ﬂees the patient to become stuck in a dimension of non-ordinary reality where it then leads a parallel existence, but one where the gifts and potentials of that soul part (as well as the memories of the trauma) remain inaccessible and no longer incarnated in this world.