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Medieval Christianity in practice

Medieval Christianity in practice

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian life -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 -- Sources,
  • Europe -- Religious life and customs -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Miri Rubin.
    GenreSources.
    SeriesPrinceton readings in religions
    ContributionsRubin, Miri, 1956-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR253 .M36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22842652M
    ISBN 109780691090580, 9780691090597
    LC Control Number2008053041


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Medieval Christianity in Practice provides readers with a sweeping look at the religious practices of the European Middle Ages. Comprising forty-two selections from primary source materials — each translated with an introduction and commentary by a specialist in the field — the collection illustrates the religious cycles, rituals, and experiences that gave meaning to medieval Christian.

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His books include Olivi and the Interpretation of Matthew in the High Middle Ages and The Passions of Christ in High-Medieval Thought: An Essay on Christological Development, and he is co-author of Ordained Women in the Early Church: A Documentary History and Resurrection: The Power of God for Christians.

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