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(ἡσυχία, lit. “tranquility”), the key concept in Byz., esp. monastic, spirituality through which man ascends to God. Hesychia involves the stilling of the normal human senses and passions in order ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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