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Noun1.Behmen - German mystic and theosophist who founded modern theosophyBehmen - German mystic and theosophist who founded modern theosophy; influenced George Fox (1575-1624)
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A certain tendency to insanity has always attended the opening of the religious sense in men, as if they had been "blasted with excess of light." The trances of Socrates, the "union" of Plotinus, the vision of Porphyry, the conversion of Paul, the aurora of Behmen, the convulsions of George Fox and his Quakers, the illumination of Swedenborg, are of this kind.
The morning-redness happens to be the favorite meteor to the eyes of Jacob Behmen, and comes to stand to him for truth and faith; and, he believes, should stand for the same realities to every reader.
Any man of mechanical talents may, from the writings of Paracelsus or Jacob Behmen, produce ten thousand volumes of equal value with Swedenborg's, and from those of Dante or Shakespear [sic] an infinite number./But when he has done this, let him not say that he knows better than his master, for he only holds a candle in sunshine.
The AK Party mayor of Siirt's Tillo district, Mehmet Mesu Memduhoy-lu, was jailed on Thursday along with four other people in connection to the murder of the Felicity Party's (SP) mayoral candidate for Tillo district, Behmen Aydyn.
In a comparable way, potentially troubling religious distinctions are quickly disposed of: "I would simply like to name as 'Gnostic' the kernel of religious humanism in all the religions in which he participated sympathetically: his family religion, the alternative religions in which he participated as an adult (Behmen's and Swedenborg's), and the ancient religious he knew about" (56).
Two brave and famous knights, Behmen and Felson, are put in charge of transporting the accused witch to a remote abbey where the witch will have rituals performed upon her in the hope that the plague will be cured.
TWO AWOL Crusaders Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and best friend Felson (Ron Perlman) find their homeland ravaged by the Black Plague.
Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and best friend Felson (Ron Perlman) go on a mission to take a young witch to an abbey to be exorcised.
SEASON OF THE WITCH (15) Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and best friend Felson (Ron Perlman) are Crusaders who turn their backs on the Church and return home to discover that the plague has ravaged their beloved land.
Cast: Nicolas Cage(Behmen),Ron Perlman(Felson), Stephen Campbell Moore (Debelzaq), Claire Foy (the Girl), Stephen Graham (Hagamar), Ulrich Thomsen (Eckhart), Robert Sheehan (Kay) and Christopher Lee (Cardinal D'Ambroise).
10 Season Of The Witch (15) Behmen (Nicolas Cage) and friend Felson (Ron Perlman) are Crusaders who return to discover the Black Plague has ravaged the land.