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Holy women and monks in the thirteenth century

Brian Patrick McGuire

Holy women and monks in the thirteenth century

by Brian Patrick McGuire

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Published by Peregrina Pub. in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monastic and religious life -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
  • Monastic and religious life of women -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Brian Patrick McGuire.
    SeriesPeregrina monograph series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4210 .M335 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p. :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21119444M
    ISBN 100920669204

    Beyond books, many monasteries contained works of painting or sculpture intended to foster devotion. A statue of the Virgin and Child from late thirteenth-century Spain had this function: on the base of the throne, below the Virgin’s feet, are painted Benedictine monks engaged in veneration. A religious house might commission such an image for itself, or a lay patron might offer one as a pious donation.   Monasteries have always been the strongholds of Orthodoxy and bastions of spirituality. From the foundation of a monastery cities would often spring up. In ancient times chronicles were kept and scholarship was ox monks supported the starving in years of crop failure, cared for the sick, and most importantly, always stood at the front lines of spiritual warfare—praying to God.

    Women's Roles. General. WEB ORB: Medieval Women's Studies; [At ORB]; Women in Religion. WEB Matrix: A collection of resources for the study of women's religious communities, , [At USC]. This includes a database of women's communities and a Documents page, with documents from women's communities at Laycock (13th century), San Sisto (13th century), Santa Francesca Romana (15th century).   Birgitta (or Bridget) of Sweden was a fourteenth-century mother, mystic, and founder of the Bridgettine Order of nuns and monks. This book gives a translation of Birgitta’s medieval vita, or biography, together with excerpts from her great theological work, the Revelations.

    Book Description: Among the thirteenth-century saints exalted are female martyrs and hermits of early Christianity. InThe Lady as Saint, Brigitte Cazelles offers the first English translation of these lives and provides extensive commentary on the portrayal of female spirituality. THE TWELFTH CENTURY. Medieval Europe came of age in the twelfth century as also, it will be argued, did the Christian church. Growth, development, expansion, maturation and even affluence are all relative. Accepting that as a premise, we can still say that the twelfth century experienced all of these in .


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