As in the liberalist tradition as a whole, the thaumaturgic
force amending injustice and benefiting all will spontaneously evolve from the pursuit of self-interest (Ruggiero 2013b).
gift to Adam, and the postscript of Babel,
MAGSITAYO PO TAYOUNG LAHAT!" That had a thaumaturgic
effect, the audience practically jumped at attention.It must have been his authoritative booming baritone!
We now turn to thaumaturgic
cures that involved insanity and restraint.In religious texts, some of the carceral terms apply to pious experience and practice, as a religious precedent exists for the use of force for spiritual or bodily cure.
Faith is considered by Brownson (1854: 54) as being a true "thaumaturgic
" or wonder-working force: "[f]aith is thaumaturgic
, always a miracle-worker." Faith is the key of access to total freedom, which in the last analysis means the very subjection of the elements of nature (as Prospero proceeded in Shakespeare's The Tempest) by the human mind / will--as according to Christ's ideas regarding the practically unlimited power of pure faith: by sheer will, through faith, the mountains could be removed.
But, to the believer, a display and effectiveness of what Joaquin called the Virgin's thaumaturgic
powers when she wield[ed] her mighty beads in favor of a handful of islands: the small necklace-like archipelago that had been named after the brother of the Lepanto hero.
Before arriving at the main point, De' Sommi sets out to demonstrate, in his eclectic fashion, the perfection of the number 5 by offering mathematical and thaumaturgic
This sense of Cohen's superlative status is further underlined on the soundtrack by the lyrics of his song "Waiting for the Miracle." We hear Cohen intone: "Baby I've been waiting /I've been waiting night and day/I didn't see the time/I waited half my life away/There were lots of invitations /I know you sent me some/But I was waiting for the miracle, for the miracle to come." Again, these words position Cohen as an individual willing to forsake his average existence in the pursuit of something thaumaturgic
Speculative non-buddhism suspects that buddhemic utterance, like the employment of all borrowed language, is a sign of evasion, of taking comfort in the warm embrace of the thaumaturgic
For all of the hyperbole of the Xi jing za ji account, it conceivably describes a real sword; it scarcely matches the thaumaturgic
origins of Liu Bang's sword recounted in San fu huang tu, a work perhaps initially compiled at the end of the Han or beginning of the Wei.
The legend of this Marian icon involves not only its thaumaturgic
properties but also the icon's miraculous power of self-propulsion and its ability to determine its own preferred location.
Like Peter, the other leading thaumaturgic
saints of Moscow, Aleksii and Iona, were native Russians: Aleksii (d.