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Like Angels on Jacob’s Ladder: Abraham Abulafia, the Franciscans and Joachimism

Like Angels on Jacob’s Ladder: Abraham Abulafia, the Franciscans and Joachimism

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Like Angels on Jacob’s Ladder: Abraham Abulafia, the Franciscans and Joachimism by Harvey J. Hames
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Like Angels on Jacob’s Ladder
Abraham Abulafia, the Franciscans and JoachimismHarvey J. HamesState University of New York Press
 
God’s seal is truth. —Babylonian Talmud,
Sanhedrin
It is known that no intellectual should judge the work of another until one has read the whole book and understoodeverything therein to the smallest detail. —Abraham Abulafia,
Sefer ha-Edut 
And it is the way of all authors who write books for thehonour of God, everywhere and at all times; that he willno doubt suffer as a result of his book. —Abraham Abulafia,
Hayei ha-Nefesh
 
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Contents
A Note to the ReaderxiAcknowledgmentsxvIntroduction1Chapter 1Joachim and Joachimism in Italy11Chapter 2A Life Reviewed29Chapter 3The Politics of Universal Salvation54Chapter 41280Rome Revisited71Chapter 5Abulafia the “Diplomat”: Was There Methodin his Madness?89Conclusion102Notes107Bibliography151

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