A transparent illusion : : the dangerous vision of water in Hekhalot mysticism : a source-critical and tradition-historical inquiry / / C. R. A. Morray-Jones.
In Jewish hekhalot mysticism, one who ascends to the heavenly temple may see something which looks like - but is not - water. Should he be deceived by this illusion, he betrays his unworthiness and exposes himself to retribution. Detailed examination of the water vision discovers that its real objec...
|Superior document:||Supplements to the Journal for the Study of Judaism ; Volume 59|
|Place / Publishing House:||Leiden : : Brill,,  |
|Year of Publication:||2002|
|Series:||Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ;
Volume 59. |
|Physical Description:||1 online resource.|
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