The Resource Seven doors to Islam : spirituality and the religious life of Muslims, John Renard

Seven doors to Islam : spirituality and the religious life of Muslims, John Renard

Label
Seven doors to Islam : spirituality and the religious life of Muslims
Title
Seven doors to Islam
Title remainder
spirituality and the religious life of Muslims
Statement of responsibility
John Renard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
297/.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP161.2
LC item number
.R47 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Seven doors to Islam : spirituality and the religious life of Muslims, John Renard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-297) and indexes
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Contents
1. Foundations: Prophetic Revelation. Qur'an in Islamic Spirituality. Hadith in Islamic Spirituality. Experiencing Qur'an and Hadith -- 2. Devotion: Ritual and Personal Prayer. On the Liturgical Calendar. Devotion beyond Duty -- 3. Inspiration: Edification and Ethics. Exemplary Models. Wisdom Literature. Encountering the Exemplars -- 4. Aesthetics: From Allegory to Arabesque. Literature and Spirituality. Principal Poetic Forms. Arabesque and Aesthetics -- 5. Community: Society, Institutions, and Patronage. Social and Historical Contexts. Institutional Texts. Patronage and the Arts -- 6. Pedagogy: Fanning Spark into Flame. Learning for Life. From the Great Teachers. Required Reading for Mystics -- 7. Experience: Testimony, Paradigm, and Critique. From Theory to Practice. Heart Speaks to Heart. Beyond Storytelling. Evaluating Experience. Reprise: Joseph of the Seven Doors -- Index of Qur'anic Citations
Control code
95045130
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 333 p.
Isbn
9780520200951
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95045130
Other physical details
ill.
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