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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Linda Safran Bolman Elizabeth S. , ed., The Red Monastery Church: Beauty and Asceticism in Upper Egypt ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press/American Research Center in Egypt , 2016 ), 432 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 261–275.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Benoît Fliche; Manoël Pénicaud Twice a year, the Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. George on the island of Büyükada, off the coast of Istanbul, attracts tens of thousands of Muslim pilgrims who come to make heterogenous and inventive votive offerings. Since these visitors are not Christians...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 507.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Adam S. Cohen Stern David , Markschies Christoph , and Shalev-Eyni Sarit , eds., The Monk's Haggadah: A Fifteenth-Century Illuminated Codex from the Monastery of Tegernsee, with a Prologue by Friar Erhard von Pappenheim . ( University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 424–438.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Press 2010 Symposium: Apology for Quietism, Part 6 IN THE QUIET OF THE MONASTERY Buddhist Controversies over Quietism Bernard Faure The expression “Buddhist quietism” is a familiar one. At first glance, it seems anachronistic...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
... as a Jew in 1958. Rufeisen, while permitted to move to Israel to join a Carmelite monastery in Haifa, was denied the right to immediate citizenship of Israel which the Law of Return guarantees to all bona fide Jews. And this particular Soloveitchik has largely been forgotten, given the limits of Jewish...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Linda Safran Art historians have long viewed southern Italy, especially the Salento region in Apulia, as a Byzantine artistic province even centuries after Byzantine rule ended there in c. 1070. The Orthodox monastery of Santa Maria di Cerrate, near Lecce, is widely considered to possess some...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 180–199.
Published: 01 January 2013
...   disappeared long, aboutnot athing. worried summer whole the peacefully scratched monastery, the to belonging village of the a native Chrysostom, Brother which despite had afleabusied itself, that indicate to prick needle reddish minute anybite, of anor mosquito bumpy...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 562–563.
Published: 01 August 2014
... significant sites, and it was there they ground it into tiny pieces using enormous millstones driven by mules, run- ning regular trade trips to Kyoto, a city that cast its spell on the whole nation, the stone hauled to the grander monasteries by means of small carts, just...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 197–203.
Published: 01 April 2014
... newspaper Aviv tag,”words “price the gentiles,” “death Hebrewthe to with in walls monastery the Schlegel’s revisiting noweven I would suggest and at one time, exciting conclusion and argument this Ifound poetry. with ofway dealing poetic most the is words,history other In history...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 130–133.
Published: 01 January 2023
... on the Solovetsky Islands in the White Sea, the Russian Far North. Consecrated as a frontier monastery/fortress in the sixteenth century, this thriving community, rich in timber and fish, played a dramatic role at key moments in Russia's history: from Ivan the Terrible (when the monastery was first used as a prison...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 512.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and ) spending time in monasteries or observing some sort of Sabbath, either either of Sabbath, some sort orobserving monasteries in time ) spending...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 439–456.
Published: 01 August 2010
... daily meditations; though periodically, disciples practice for longer periods periods longer intensively for practice disciples periodically, though meditations; daily ( master a of guidance the under forest, mountain a in often monastery, a in life meant ideally training Zen...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 512–513.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and ) spending time in monasteries or observing some sort of Sabbath, either either of Sabbath, some sort orobserving monasteries in time ) spending...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 124–146.
Published: 01 January 2002
... 27. The use of oil lamps was, naturally, not exclusive to = trans. 45–46, for David and Solomon; 33–34 = trans. Christians. But they were, nonetheless, objects of Muslim 51–52, for Bilq¯ıs; 8–9 = trans. 12–14; 28 = trans. 43, for admiration at monasteries and churches. See, e.g., Ab¯u ’l- H¯ud...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 433.
Published: 01 August 2020
... in the piercing wind. Imagine the sweetness of sin in a monastery. Under the mature socialism of the USSR, the West of its own invention was a unique historical form of existence, in which imitation of an imaginary part of the globe became a means of spiritual transcendence. The Soviet West was, like the gulag...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 122.
Published: 01 January 2021
...- cal instability by severing England s ties with the Catholic Church; dissolved the monasteries that had provided charity, education, and medical care within the localities; beheaded his Reformation s chief legislative architect; and carried out an erratic foreign policy that almost bankrupted his...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 511.
Published: 01 September 2015
... which Heath, Lüneberg the of monasteries apioneer. female was 2009, six in Heronthe book cancer breast ofwhovirulent died Meacham, L. June scholar American young the work, this In pieties. modern early and medieval between continuities ofthe and convent life...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 107–108.
Published: 01 January 2023
...” taken from the dissolved monasteries “haue bene caryed abrod, and gyuen to children to playe wyth all,” so that when their parents ask them what it is that they are playing with, they make them laugh by answering: “I haue here myne ydoll.” “Ydoll” is a portmanteau word—as Lewis Carroll would have said...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
... which Heath, Lüneberg the of monasteries apioneer. female was 2009, six in Heronthe book cancer breast ofwhovirulent died Meacham, L. June scholar American young the work, this In pieties. modern early and medieval between continuities ofthe and convent life...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
... This   Alsace ofHohenbourg in monastery ofthe Herrad and Flanders, in ­Omer in construction between approximately 1111 approximately between 1121 and construction in for makes...