Caird, &c.), but less churchly than Coleridge (or F.
Westcott), though churchly again in J.
The same doctrines were preached with more of churchly fervour by Maximus the Confessor (580-622).
Eckhart was a distinguished son of the Church; E but in reading his works we feel at once that we have passed into quite a different sphere of thought from that of the churchly mystics; we seem to leave the cloister behind and to breathe a freer atmosphere.
But the link that connects him with churchly realism, as well as with the NeoPlatonic mysticism, is the conviction that complete and certain knowledge rests wholly on divine revelation, i.e.