Angelus Silesius

Angelus Silesius

[si-lee-shee-uhs, -zhee-uhs, sahy-]
noun
(Johannes Scheffler) 1627–77, German poet.
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angelus silesius

religious poet remembered primarily as the author of Der Cherubinischer Wandersmann (1674; "The Cherubic Wanderer"), a major work of Roman Catholic mysticism.

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