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Gnosis 05: Oracles and Channeling. A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions - REPRINT

Gnosis 05: Oracles and Channeling. A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions - REPRINT (New)

by Gnosis

Publisher: Gnosis

Binding: Magazine

Book ID: GNO05R, GNO05R

Price: $20.00


Contents -- Fall 1987


News and Notes

Forum: The Goddess, the Feminine, and the Masculine in Western Spirituality

Our readers and contributors continue the discussion.

Introduction: Unsolved Mysteries and Unanswered Questions

by Jay Kinney

Recognizing Inner Teachers

by Alfred S. Alschuler
Inner voices and their hearers throughout history.

Changing Channels

by Chas Clifton
An irreverent guide to books about channeling and inner awareness.

Pitfalls of A Course in Miracles

by Richard Smoley
A long-time student of the Course discusses its values and its dangers.

The GNOSIS Interview: Ann Toth: On Being a Medium and a Mystic

by Ya'qub ibn Yusuf
Some insights on integrating psychic and spiritual work from an experienced Canadian medium.

The Voice from the Center: The Oracle of Apollo and the Oracle of the Heart

by David Fideler
The realization of the Self in light of Apollo and Dionysus at Delphi.

The Eye of the Sibyl

by Philip K. Dick, with an introduction by Jay Kinney

The Chaldean Oracles and the Way to the Gods

by Stephen Ronan
An introduction to the Greek oracular verses that influenced both Neoplatonism and the Kabbalah.

Jewish Oracles

by Yonassan Gershom
A short survey of the use of oracles in Jewish history.

The Enochian Calls

by Andrew Gaze
A few words about John Dee and Edward Kelly's conversations with angelic beings.

Book Reviews

  • Shamanism, Colonialism, and the Wild Man by Michael Taussig
  • Drawing Down the Moon by Margot Adler
  • A Compendium on the Rosicrucian Vault edited by Adam McLean
  • Kabbalah and Psychology by Z'ev ben Shimon Halevi
  • The Anointed by Z'ev ben Shimon Halevi
  • The Gnostic Scriptures: A New Translation with Annotations and Introductions by Bentley Layton
  • All is Grace: The Spirituality of Dorothy Day by William D. Miller
  • A Kabbalah for the Modern World by Migene Gonzalez-Wippler
  • The Mayan Factor: Path Beyond Technology by Jose Arguelles
  • Islamic Spirituality: Foundations edited by Seyyed Hossein Nasr

East Anglian Witches and Wizards  ( Witchcraft of the British Isles ) East Anglian Witches and Wizards ( Witchcraft of the British Isles )
Howard, Michael
Three Hands Press

In his fourth book in the Witchcraft of the British Isles series, Michael Howard examines the Craft of East Anglia, one of the richest areas of historical witchcraft and folk magic in England. From the private witch of William the Conqueror to the cunning men and women of the marshes and fens, to the Toad-witches and the appalling deeds of the witch-finders, the book is a trove of historical information on the actual folk magical practices of East Anglia. Also examined are the spirits of localit...

Price: $19.95

The Book of Magic: From Antiquity to the Enlightenment (Penguin Classics) The Book of Magic: From Antiquity to the Enlightenment (Penguin Classics)
Copenhaver, Brian

A rich, wondrous anthology of the Western magical tradition, from the Old Testament to Doctor Faustus and Paradise Lost, now in a Penguin Classics black spine edition

." . . as when iron is drawn to a magnet, camphor is sucked into hot air, crystal lights up in the Sun, sulfur and a volatile liquid are kindled by flame, an empty eggshell filled with dew is raised towards the Sun . . ."

The Bible is full of stories featuring forms of magic and possession--from Moses battling with Pharao...

Price: $17.00

Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich
Kurlander, Eric
Yale University Press

he definitive history of the supernatural in Nazi Germany, exploring the occult ideas, esoteric sciences, and pagan religions touted by the Third Reich in the service of power

The Nazi fascination with the occult is legendary, yet today it is often dismissed as Himmler's personal obsession or wildly overstated for its novelty. Preposterous though it was, however, supernatural thinking was inextricable from the Nazi project. The regime enlisted astrology and the paranormal, paganism, Indo-Ar...

Price: $35.00

Tarot Sola Busca: Ferrara XV Century Tarot Sola Busca: Ferrara XV Century
Lo Scarabeo
Lo Scarabeo

One of the oldest tarot decks ever created, the Tarot Sola Busca is known for its alchemical symbolism and for having inspired many of the minor arcana of the Rider Waite Smith deck. The first entry in Lo Scarabeo's new Anima Antiqua series (Ancient Soul), this deck has been lovingly printed with great care from originals found in the greatest collections of rare tarot decks. This is a limited-edition, numbered deck printed on the highest quality stock.

The companion booklets f...

Price: $34.95

The Voynich Manuscript The Voynich Manuscript
Clemens, Raymond
Yale University Press

Many call the fifteenth-century codex, commonly known as the Voynich Manuscript, the world s most mysterious book. Written in an unknown script by an unknown author, the manuscript has no clearer purpose now than when it was rediscovered in 1912 by rare books dealer Wilfrid Voynich. The manuscript appears and disappears throughout history, from the library of the Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II to a secret sale of books in 1903 by the Society of Jesus in Rome. The book s language has eluded deciphe...

Price: $50.00