Sentence Examples

  • According to John Scotus Erigena, the nothing out of which the world is created is the divine essence.
  • The influence of the pseudo-Dionysian writings were transmitted to the West in the 9th century by Erigena, in whose speculative spirit both the scholasticism and the mysticism of the middle ages have their rise.
  • Erigena translated Dionysius into Latin along with the commentaries of Maximus, and his system is, essentially based upon theirs.
  • Erigena teaches the restitution of all things under the form of the Dionysian adunatio or deificatio.
  • In Erigena mysticism has not yet separated itself in any way from the dogma of the Church.