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Like somebody who sees things when he’s dreaming And after the dream lives with the aftermath Of what he felt, no other re...
Dante’s World <ul><li>The world of politics ( Middle Ages ) </li></ul><ul><li>the world of theology </li></ul><ul><li>the ...
Symbolic Representations <ul><li>3- a symbol of the holy trinity </li></ul><ul><li>7- the days of creation </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>5. Leopard- incontinence </li></ul><ul><li>6. She-wolf- fraud </li></ul><ul><li>7. Lion- malice… violence </li></ul>
Dante’s Inferno An exciting journey through  all the circles of Hell
Abandon all hope, ye who enter here “ Hell has enlarged its soul and opened its mouth without any limits.” - Isaiah 5:14
The Seven Deadly Sins (Saint Thomas Aquinas) <ul><li>Lust </li></ul><ul><li>Gluttony </li></ul><ul><li>Avarice </li></ul><...
Three Types of Sin  (Dante Alighieri) <ul><li>Incontinence  (Level 1) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lack of self control </li></ul...
 
<ul><li>VESTIBULE : Neutrals and Opportunists, indecisive, no real beliefs, those who don’t choose sides  </li></ul><ul><l...
The First Circle <ul><li>Limbo </li></ul><ul><li>Virtuous pagans & unbaptized infants </li></ul><ul><li>Homer, Socrates an...
The Second Circle <ul><li>The Lustful </li></ul><ul><li>Minos sits in judgment </li></ul><ul><li>Blown about forever by st...
 
Paolo  and Francesca lust  and the  false God  of Love Circle Two
The Third Circle The Gluttons
<ul><li>Guarded by Cerberus </li></ul><ul><li>Wallow in mud and muck </li></ul><ul><li>Besieged by hail & filthy water </l...
The avaricious and the prodigal  <ul><li>Avaricious ( greedy )  </li></ul><ul><li>Prodigal ( wasteful) </li></ul><ul><li>U...
The Fifth Circle <ul><li>The Wrathful, Sullen, or Slothful </li></ul><ul><li>Attacking one another </li></ul>
City of Dis Boundary between upper and lower Hell.
<ul><li>CIRCLE #6 : Heretics  </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #7.1 : Violence Against Neighbors  CIRCLE #7.2 : Violence Against O...
Descent into  lower Hell: Circle 6: Heresy atheists & Non-believers in the afterlife
Circle  7: Violen ce against God , his  creation s, and self
Piero delle vigne Viol ence Aga inst Se lf
Forest  of the suicides
The  Sodomites violence against nature  male homosexuality
Ugolino  and Ruggieri Vio lence
Mmmm … (smack) (slurp) Deee-licious!
 
<ul><li>The Malbolge </li></ul><ul><li>“ Bad Pockets” </li></ul><ul><li>Entry to lowest levels of Hell – for those who use...
<ul><li>Circle 8:  Fraud </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.1 : Pimps, Panderers, and Seducers  </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.2 : F...
CIRCLE #8.1 : Pimps, Panderers, and Seducers pan·der·er   n.   1.  A sexual procurer. 2.  One who caters to or exploits th...
CIRCLE #8.2 : Flatterers
The Simonists CIRCLE #8.3 :
CIRCLE #8.4 : Fortunetellers and Soothsayers
<ul><li>CIRCLE #8.5 : Grafters   </li></ul>“ the acquisition of gain (as money) in dishonest or questionable ways;  also :...
<ul><li>CIRCLE #8.6 : Hypocrites   </li></ul>
<ul><li>CIRCLE #8.7 : Thieves   </li></ul>
CIRCLE #8.8 : Evil Counselors and Deceivers
CIRCLE #8.9 : Sowers of Discord/Scandal/Schism
Ulysses <ul><li>CIRCLE #8.10 :   Falsifiers </li></ul>
 
 
traitors Cassius Brutus Judas
<ul><li>CIRCLE #9.1 - CAINA :  Treachery to Kindred   </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #9.2 - ANTENORA :  Treachery to  Country or...
Stephen in a Hell of his own making
Where do  you  fit in? <ul><li>http://www.4degreez.com/misc/dante-inferno-test.mv </li></ul><ul><li>Take the test and find...
Three Days in Hell <ul><li>Stephen’s three-day retreat mirrors other Biblical and Mythological journeys. </li></ul><ul><li...
 
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  1. 1. Like somebody who sees things when he’s dreaming And after the dream lives with the aftermath Of what he felt, no other remaining
  2. 2. Dante’s World <ul><li>The world of politics ( Middle Ages ) </li></ul><ul><li>the world of theology </li></ul><ul><li>the world of learning </li></ul>
  3. 3. Symbolic Representations <ul><li>3- a symbol of the holy trinity </li></ul><ul><li>7- the days of creation </li></ul><ul><li>10- considered during the Middle Ages a symbol of perfection </li></ul><ul><li>Dark wood- sins </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>5. Leopard- incontinence </li></ul><ul><li>6. She-wolf- fraud </li></ul><ul><li>7. Lion- malice… violence </li></ul>
  5. 5. Dante’s Inferno An exciting journey through all the circles of Hell
  6. 6. Abandon all hope, ye who enter here “ Hell has enlarged its soul and opened its mouth without any limits.” - Isaiah 5:14
  7. 7. The Seven Deadly Sins (Saint Thomas Aquinas) <ul><li>Lust </li></ul><ul><li>Gluttony </li></ul><ul><li>Avarice </li></ul><ul><li>Sloth </li></ul><ul><li>Anger </li></ul><ul><li>Envy </li></ul><ul><li>Pride </li></ul>
  8. 8. Three Types of Sin (Dante Alighieri) <ul><li>Incontinence (Level 1) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lack of self control </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Violence (Level 2) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Conscious violation of God’s will </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Fraudulent and Traitorous (Level 3) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Using reason and intellect as a weapon </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>VESTIBULE : Neutrals and Opportunists, indecisive, no real beliefs, those who don’t choose sides </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #1—LIMBO : Virtuous Pagans and Unbaptized Babies </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #2 : Carnal and Lustful </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #3 : Gluttons </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #4 : Hoarders and Wasters CIRCLE #5 : Wrathful and Sullen or Slothful </li></ul>
  10. 11. The First Circle <ul><li>Limbo </li></ul><ul><li>Virtuous pagans & unbaptized infants </li></ul><ul><li>Homer, Socrates and Plato </li></ul><ul><li>“ Only so far afflicted that without hope” they “live in desire” (4.42) </li></ul>
  11. 12. The Second Circle <ul><li>The Lustful </li></ul><ul><li>Minos sits in judgment </li></ul><ul><li>Blown about forever by stormy winds just as, in life, they were blown about by the winds of passion </li></ul>
  12. 14. Paolo and Francesca lust and the false God of Love Circle Two
  13. 15. The Third Circle The Gluttons
  14. 16. <ul><li>Guarded by Cerberus </li></ul><ul><li>Wallow in mud and muck </li></ul><ul><li>Besieged by hail & filthy water </li></ul>The Third Circle
  15. 17. The avaricious and the prodigal <ul><li>Avaricious ( greedy ) </li></ul><ul><li>Prodigal ( wasteful) </li></ul><ul><li>Useless Labor </li></ul>The Four th Circle
  16. 18. The Fifth Circle <ul><li>The Wrathful, Sullen, or Slothful </li></ul><ul><li>Attacking one another </li></ul>
  17. 19. City of Dis Boundary between upper and lower Hell.
  18. 20. <ul><li>CIRCLE #6 : Heretics </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #7.1 : Violence Against Neighbors CIRCLE #7.2 : Violence Against Oneself (Forest of the Suicides) </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #7.3.1 : Violence Against God CIRCLE #7.3.2 : Violence Against Nature (Homosexuals) </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #7.3.3 : Violence Against Art </li></ul><ul><li>MALABOLGIA </li></ul>
  19. 21. Descent into lower Hell: Circle 6: Heresy atheists & Non-believers in the afterlife
  20. 22. Circle 7: Violen ce against God , his creation s, and self
  21. 23. Piero delle vigne Viol ence Aga inst Se lf
  22. 24. Forest of the suicides
  23. 25. The Sodomites violence against nature male homosexuality
  24. 26. Ugolino and Ruggieri Vio lence
  25. 27. Mmmm … (smack) (slurp) Deee-licious!
  26. 29. <ul><li>The Malbolge </li></ul><ul><li>“ Bad Pockets” </li></ul><ul><li>Entry to lowest levels of Hell – for those who use their God-given intellect to distort the truth: </li></ul><ul><li>Fraud </li></ul><ul><li>Treachery </li></ul>
  27. 30. <ul><li>Circle 8: Fraud </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.1 : Pimps, Panderers, and Seducers </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.2 : Flatterers </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.3 : Simonists (Users of the Church) </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.4 : Fortunetellers and Soothsayers </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.5 : Grafters </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.6 : Hypocrites </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.7 : Thieves </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.8 : Evil Counselors and Deceivers </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.9 : Sowers of Discord/Scandal/Schism </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #8.10 : Falsifiers </li></ul>
  28. 31. CIRCLE #8.1 : Pimps, Panderers, and Seducers pan·der·er n. 1. A sexual procurer. 2. One who caters to or exploits the lower tastes and desires of others.
  29. 32. CIRCLE #8.2 : Flatterers
  30. 33. The Simonists CIRCLE #8.3 :
  31. 34. CIRCLE #8.4 : Fortunetellers and Soothsayers
  32. 35. <ul><li>CIRCLE #8.5 : Grafters </li></ul>“ the acquisition of gain (as money) in dishonest or questionable ways; also : illegal or unfair gain”
  33. 36. <ul><li>CIRCLE #8.6 : Hypocrites </li></ul>
  34. 37. <ul><li>CIRCLE #8.7 : Thieves </li></ul>
  35. 38. CIRCLE #8.8 : Evil Counselors and Deceivers
  36. 39. CIRCLE #8.9 : Sowers of Discord/Scandal/Schism
  37. 40. Ulysses <ul><li>CIRCLE #8.10 : Falsifiers </li></ul>
  38. 43. traitors Cassius Brutus Judas
  39. 44. <ul><li>CIRCLE #9.1 - CAINA : Treachery to Kindred </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #9.2 - ANTENORA : Treachery to Country or Political Party </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #9.3 - TOLOMEA : Treachery to Guests </li></ul><ul><li>CIRCLE #9.4 - JUDECCA : Treachery to Lords or Superiors </li></ul><ul><li>LOWEST LEVEL OF HELL : The worst of those who betrayed their benefactors </li></ul><ul><li>~Satan, Judas Iscariot, Brutus, and Cassius (Macbeth?) </li></ul>
  40. 45. Stephen in a Hell of his own making
  41. 46. Where do you fit in? <ul><li>http://www.4degreez.com/misc/dante-inferno-test.mv </li></ul><ul><li>Take the test and find out… if you DARE </li></ul>
  42. 47. Three Days in Hell <ul><li>Stephen’s three-day retreat mirrors other Biblical and Mythological journeys. </li></ul><ul><li>Old Testament : A disobedient Jonah is confined within the belly of a whale. After three days and a humble repentance, he is spewed out. </li></ul><ul><li>New Testament : Jesus descends into Hell for three days. He returns with the keys of Hell and Death, as well as large contingent of “virtuous heathens.” </li></ul>
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