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  • Religious Enthusiasm in the Medieval West: Revivals, Crusades, Saints book cover

    Religious Enthusiasm in the Medieval West

    Revivals, Crusades, Saints, 1st Edition

    By Gary Dickson

    Collective religious enthusiasm was a surprisingly many-sided, influential and widespread phenomenon in medieval Europe. Amongst the forms it took were remarkable revivalist movements like the flagellants of 1260; popular crusades like the often mythologized ’children’s crusade’ of 1212 and the '…

    Hardback – 2000-11-21
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Cardinal Pole in European Context: A via media in the Reformation book cover

    Cardinal Pole in European Context

    A via media in the Reformation, 1st Edition

    By Thomas F. Mayer

    Cardinal Reginald Pole (1500-1558) was one of the most important international figures of mid-16th century Europe: principal antagonist of Henry VIII, papal diplomat, legate to the council of Trent, and nearly successful candidate for pope. But even more significant than his political actions is…

    Hardback – 2000-08-04
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Eschatology and Christian Nurture: Themes in Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Religious Life book cover

    Eschatology and Christian Nurture

    Themes in Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Religious Life, 1st Edition

    By Milton McC. Gatch

    Professor Gatch opens with three essays providing an overview of the themes of this book: eschatology and the basic education of the laity. Despite an undoubted acceptance of immortality and an active afterlife, Gatch believes that medieval eschatology remained strikingly oriented to the New…

    Hardback – 2000-06-21
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Jews in the Roman Empire: Legal Problems, from Herod to Justinian book cover

    The Jews in the Roman Empire

    Legal Problems, from Herod to Justinian, 1st Edition

    By Alfredo Mordechai Rabello

    The focus of this book is on the legal status of the Jews within the Roman Empire and the changes that it underwent when the empire became Christian. Conflicts between Roman and Jewish jurisdiction form an important theme, while particular studies deal with questions of conversion, the observance…

    Hardback – 2000-06-16
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Popes and Church Reform in the 11th Century book cover

    Popes and Church Reform in the 11th Century

    1st Edition

    By H.E.J. Cowdrey

    The essays in this volume centre upon the epoch-making papacy of Gregory VII (1073-85), and complement the author’s major study of the pope. They look at the formation and expression of Gregory’s ideas, notably in relation to simony and clerical chastity, and emphasise his religious motivation;…

    Hardback – 2000-04-25
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Nicholas of Cusa and the Renaissance book cover

    Nicholas of Cusa and the Renaissance

    1st Edition

    By F. Edward Cranz, Thomas M. Izbicki

    This volume brings together Professor Cranz’s published studies on Nicholas of Cusa with a set of seven papers left unpublished at the time of his death. Their subjects are the speculative thought of Cusanus and his relationship with the broader themes of the Renaissance. Particular attention is…

    Hardback – 2000-03-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Cluny from the Tenth to the Twelfth Centuries: Further Studies book cover

    Cluny from the Tenth to the Twelfth Centuries

    Further Studies, 1st Edition

    By Giles Constable

    The articles in this volume deal with the history of the abbey of Cluny, both its relations with the outside world and its internal organisation and spirituality, from its foundation in 910 until the end of the twelfth century. After an opening article on the early history of Cluny, relating it to…

    Hardback – 2000-03-20
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Clerical Orders in the Early Middle Ages: Duties and Ordination book cover

    Clerical Orders in the Early Middle Ages

    Duties and Ordination, 1st Edition

    By Roger E. Reynolds

    The theology of sacred or clerical orders of the Latin Church in the high and later Middle Ages developed from an amalgam of texts written from late patristic antiquity through to the early 12th century. Such texts, many studied and edited here, include letters, tracts, sermons, liturgical…

    Hardback – 1999-12-24
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Clerics in the Early Middle Ages: Hierarchy and Image book cover

    Clerics in the Early Middle Ages

    Hierarchy and Image, 1st Edition

    By Roger E. Reynolds

    This volume covers two closely related themes. Essays in the first section deal with the varieties of clerics and their hierarchical arrangements in the churches of western Europe in the early Middle Ages, the formative period in which the ordering of clerics in the Western Church evolved. The…

    Hardback – 1999-12-23
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • East European Nationalism, Politics and Religion book cover

    East European Nationalism, Politics and Religion

    1st Edition

    By Peter F. Sugar

    The multi-national region of Europe situated between the German-speaking lands and those of the former Soviet Union has witnessed many varied manifestations of nationalism over the last two centuries. Professor Sugar has been in the forefront of those seeking to understand and explain these Eastern…

    Hardback – 1999-11-16
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Prophetic Sense of History in Medieval and Renaissance Europe book cover

    The Prophetic Sense of History in Medieval and Renaissance Europe

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Reeves

    The essays here collect the author’s further researches since the publication of her pathbreaking Influence of Prophecy in the Later Middle Ages in 1969. In part stimulated by responses to the book, they also show the extent to which the field then opened up has now expanded. In the last forty…

    Hardback – 1999-08-09
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Church and Culture in Early Medieval Armenia book cover

    Church and Culture in Early Medieval Armenia

    1st Edition

    By Nina G. Garsoïan

    The articles here aim to develop and expand Professor Garsoïan’s earlier research on the bilateral influences on Early-Christian Armenia, between Byzantium and the Sasanians. On the one hand, they continue her examination of Armenia’s essentially Iranian society and institutions in the 4th-7th…

    Hardback – 1999-07-08
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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