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Angels of history

Moscow conceptualism and its influence

by Joseph Backstein

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Published by Mercatorfonds in Brussels .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Russian -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Russian -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Arte conceitual -- Rússia.,
  • Arte contemporânea -- Rússia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph Backstein and Bart De Baere.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsBaere, Bart de., Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen., Europalia (2005 : Antwerp, Belgium)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6997.M7 B336 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16291412M
    ISBN 109061536197
    ISBN 109789061536192
    LC Control Number2006484730

    Throughout the history of religions, varying kinds and degrees of beliefs have existed in various spiritual beings, powers, and principles that mediate between the realm of the sacred or holy—i.e., the transcendent realm—and the profane realm of time, space, and cause and spiritual beings, when regarded as benevolent, are usually called angels in Judaism, Christianity, and. At first the angels are regarded in quite an impersonal way (Genesis ). They are God's vice-regents and are often identified with the Author of their message (Genesis ). But while we read of "the Angels of God" meeting Jacob (Genesis ) we at other times read of one who is termed "the Angel of God" par excellence, e.g. Genesis

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    Tobit. The idea of seven archangels is most explicitly stated in the deuterocanonical Book of Tobit when Raphael reveals himself, declaring: "I am Raphael, one of the seven angels who stand in the glorious presence of the Lord, ready to serve him." (Tobit ) The other two archangels mentioned by name in the Bible are Michael and four names of the other archangels come from. The book also deals with the history of the fallen angels, their relations with the human species, and the foundations of magic. The book says, "that there were angels who consented to fall from heaven that they might have intercourse with daughters of earth.


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