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In the medieval philosophy of alchemy, “rubedo” was a title of the very highest achievement, when matter and spirit fused to create something of rare beauty.

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Feudal System in Medieval Europe. Mystery of History Volume 2, Lesson 56 #MOHII56

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Philosophy Presenting the Seven Liberal Arts to Boethius (detail), attributed to the Coëtivy Master, in the Consolation of Philosophy, about 1460–70

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- OPUS INCERTUM -: EL BRIAL 1480. Las tentaciones de San Antonio, subasta (detalle) detail of the temptations of St. Anthony

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Medieval nuns. Examining high and late medieval nuns in Bologna. ~S #nuns #medieval #italy

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Peter Abelard arguing out against the church had lasting effect in the long run despite him loosing to St. Bernard of Clarivaux. Over time there was a synthesis of learning religiously and scientifically which was clear by the 13th century. However the medieval philosophy did not promote science but some people like Francis Bacon did experiments anyway.

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The Moors were the medieval Muslim inhabitants of Maghreb, the Iberian Peninsula, Septimania, Sicily and Malta.

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Saint Thomas Aquinas - "Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder." LOC 570 http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/14663b.htm

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Keep Calm you have Unicorn power

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