Rudolf Steiner S Core Mission

Author: T. H. Meyer
Editor: Temple Lodge Publishing
ISBN: 1906999104
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Rudolf Steiner's core mission, repeatedly delayed due to the incapacity of colleagues, was to pursue contemporary spiritual-scientific research into the phenomena of reincarnation and karma. This stimulating book describes the winding biographical path this mission took, and in particular focuses on the mystery of Rudolf Steiner's connection with the influential medieval philosopher and theologian, Thomas Aquinas. Utilizing numerous archival sources and publications, Thomas Meyer reveals many facts relating to Steiner's core mission, and shows the critical roles played by Wilhelm Anton Neumann and Karl Julius Schroer in its genesis and development. Meyer examines how Steiner's pupils responded to his insights into karma, and places this 'most intrinsic mission' into the context of current divisions within the anthroposophic movement. In particular, he highlights the place of spiritual science within culture and history, showing how Steiner developed the great scientific ideas of evolution propounded by Darwin by raising them to the plane of each individual's soul and spiritual development.As Steiner stated in 1903: 'Scientific researchers explain the skull forms of higher animals as a transformation of a lower type of skull. In the same way one should explain a soul's biography through the soul biography which the former evolved from.'
Rudolf Steiner Speaks to the British
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Rudolf Steiner
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-06 - Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Press

As demonstrated by the contents of this book, Rudolf Steiner was able to speak to the British in a very direct and lively way. He did not need to give a long introductory build-up to his main theme, as was expected of him in Germany for instance, but could refer
Rudolf Steiner's Pedagogy of Imagination
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Thomas William Nielsen
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Peter Lang

This book investigates the concept and practises of imaginative teaching. Since Rudolf Steiner (founder of the Waldorf schools) wrote extensively on the subject and is renowned for his contributions to education, his work is used to develop insights into the nature of 'imaginative teaching'. Given the societal changes since Steiner's
Rudolf Steiner
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Bo Dahlin
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-22 - Publisher: Springer

This book covers Rudolf Steiner’s biography, presented from an educational point of view and also unfolds the different aspects of Steiner’s educational thought in Waldorf Education. His point of view is unique in that it relates education to a wide horizon of different contexts, such as social, pedagogical, evolutionary and
The Essential Rudolf Steiner
Language: en
Pages: 377
Authors: Rudolf Steiner
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-20 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Collected here in this 5-in-1 omnibus edition are five of Rudolf Steiner's most important works including Theosophy, an Introduction, An Esoteric Cosmology, Intuitive Thinking as a Spiritual Path, An Introduction to Waldorf Education and Other Essays, and how to Know Higher Worlds. Rudolf Steiner was an Austrian philosopher, literary scholar,
Rudolf Steiner
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Gary Lachman
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-02-01 - Publisher: Penguin

The first truly popular biography of the influential twentieth-century mystic and educator who-while widely known for founding the Waldorf schools and other educational and humanitarian movements-remains a mystery to many who benefit from his ideas. People everywhere have heard of Waldorf schools, Biodynamic farming, Camphill Villages, and other innovations of