Read the mystical book I am sending you; it has an enormous success here.
Jones, Mystical Religion (1909).
(iii.) In the mystical sacrifice the god is himself slain and eaten by his worshippers.
Berthelot, " alchemy rested partly on the industrial processes of the ancient Egyptians, partly on the speculative theories of the Greek philosophers, and partly on the mystical reveries of the Gnostics and Alexandrians."
Marguerite herself, however, was protected by her brother, and her personal inclinations seem to have been rather towards a mystical pietism than towards dogmatic Protestant sentiments.