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date: 19 November 2019

theurgy 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Author(s):
Sophie Lunn-RockliffeSophie Lunn-Rockliffe

Ritual practices for conjuring and controlling the gods in order to enlighten the theurgist’s mind, purify his soul, and enable his ascent to union with the divine. Theurgy, literally ‘god-work’, was inspired in large part by the ... ...

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