Essai sur le culte et les mysteres de Mithra by Amedee Louis, Ulysse Gasquet

By Amedee Louis, Ulysse Gasquet

This Elibron Classics booklet is a facsimile reprint of a 1899 version by means of Armand Colin et Cie, Paris.

Show description

Read Online or Download Essai sur le culte et les mysteres de Mithra PDF

Best rome books

Authority and the Sacred: Aspects of the Christianisation of the Roman World

The Christianisation of the Roman international lies on the root of contemporary Europe, but on the time it used to be a tentative and piecemeal strategy. Peter Brown's learn examines the criteria which proved decisive and the compromises which made the emergence of the Christian 'thought world' attainable. He indicates how modern narratives wavered among declarations of definitive victory and a sombre feel of the energy of the pre-Christian previous, reflecting the hopes and fears of other generations confronted with diversified social and political events.

The Roman History: From The Building Of Rome To The Ruin Of The Commonwealth...

It is a copy of a e-book released prior to 1923. This ebook could have occasional imperfections resembling lacking or blurred pages, terrible photographs, errant marks, and so forth. that have been both a part of the unique artifact, or have been brought by means of the scanning strategy.

Aesthetics and Theurgy in Byzantium

Compared to the wave of analysis devoted to the aesthetics of the Latin heart a long time, Byzantine aesthetics has to be thought of a comparatively new and nonetheless mostly unexplored topic. The contributions assembled within the current quantity record the growing to be study curiosity during this box and current a wide selection of concerns and methodologies that might be of curiosity to scholars and students of the philosophy, paintings, and literature of overdue Antiquity and the Byzantine interval.

Cicero: Politics and Persuasion in Ancient Rome

At the again of his usual expertise for oratory, Cicero set out at the route to an excellent attractiveness - his earliest speeches introduced the identify of Cicero out of the shadows and hurled him into the highlight. Cicero was once the 1st 'new guy' in thirty years to arrive the consulship; the truth that he controlled to take action with out bribery or violence makes his luck much more awesome.

Additional resources for Essai sur le culte et les mysteres de Mithra

Example text

Avec ies empereurs syriens se repand la vogue des cultes solaires. Elagabal, le prfetre syrien couronne, pretend subordonner au dieu d'Emese toutes les divi- 'empire, preludant a un syncretisme premature, qui, dans sa pensee, devait embrasser le judaisme et le cliristianisme (3). Mais c'est surtotit aites de ] d'Aurelien que datent Textension et rimmense popularite de Mithra. N<5 en Pannonie, d'une pr6tresse du Soleil, eleve par sa mere dans le temple, il est envoye comme ambassadeur en Perse. Au J cours d'uii festin, il lit dans le relief d'une coupe consacree a Mithra la promesse de sa grandeur (1) Le Parthe Tiridate initie a Rome Neron.

Les attributs du leontocephale se rapportent assez exacternent aux symboles a la fois astronomiques et moraux, qui s'etalent plus abondamment autour hdu type du tauroctone.. Le lion represente le soleil jians le signe qui repond a Fardeur de Fete, comme v le taureau le repre'sente dans celui qui repond au ! symbole du principe igne, comme 1'autre celui du principe humide. Le serpent est a la fois Fennemi mythologique du prin temps soleil, -a ; le e'tant le premier toutes les periodes de sa course et le genie du mal dans du parsisme.

A). Usdisent que le Cancer est la porte par laquelle des- cendent les ames, et le Capricorne celle par laquelle elles remontent. Le Cancer est au nord et favorable a la descente le Capricorne au midi et favorable a 1'ascension. Car les regions septentrionales sont ; propres aux ames qui descendent dans la generation. De nieme les tbeologiens ont des etabli pour portes Lune, disant que le soleil porte par laquelle montent les ames, la lune ames est la le Soleil et la celle par oil elles descendent.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.07 of 5 – based on 35 votes

admin