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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2019) 49 (1): 169–191.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Grace Hamman In A Revelation of Love , Julian of Norwich employs the similitude of Christ as a mother and the Christian as his child to describe and explore the relationship between God and humanity. Theologians, literary critics, and historians alike have studied the theological...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2021
... by incorporating an innovative guide for discernment in A Revelation of Love that prioritizes trust over suspicion. Julian's trusting form of discernment offers a way to recuperate one of the most stigmatized aspects of femininity: woman's perceived susceptibility to diabolical influence. A Revelation of Love...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 629–651.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Arabella Milbank This essay questions the current critical attitude toward medieval understandings of the body. It tests the limits of the contemporary “corporeal turn” by reassessing a textual crux in Julian of Norwich's A Revelation of Love . Contesting the dominant, defecatory reading...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 333–363.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Michelle Karnes The relationship between a base text and its analysis in the Middle Ages is often considered tenuous or downright fanciful, an issue that this article addresses with primary reference to Julian of Norwich’s Revelation of Love . It argues that Julian uses the discontinuities within...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (3): 553–598.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of mystics, antinomians, and members of the Family of Love. Creech's dossier—transcribed and annotated here—is compared and verified against independent manuscript evidence, revealing the contours of a striking ecosystem of sectarian religion thriving in the capital. Creech's revelations are then used...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 341–364.
Published: 01 May 2018
... in hym, so per ghtli that bi ravyschynge of this love the soule is ooned [united] for the tyme and conformyd to the ymage of the Trinit Aside from how startlingly similar this passage is to Bale’s description of John’s revelation (quoted above), several points should be noted...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (1): 71–98.
Published: 01 January 2013
...,” wherein Freud uses his analysis of “problems” in Shakespeare to displace his own anxieties and desires.19 Freud argues that Bassanio’s choice of the lead casket (and “true love”) is really, through a process of displacement, a choice of death. Freud ends his essay with a curious justification...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of saints.14 “Our Catharina was one,” Raymond concludes, “in whose heart were gathered together both the universal collectivity of all the virtues . . . and the universal collectivity of all the faithful of the Church, which she loved so intensely” (par. 11). Catherine herself uses the image...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (3): 483–501.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and hertely our savior Christ Jhesu that he made these shewings and revelations for the[e], and to the[e], of his endless love, mercy, and goodnes, for thine and our save guide and conduct to everlestyng bliss; the which Jhesus mot grant us. Amen. 32 This passage resonates strongly with just...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 527–557.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Revelation of Love of Christ commending her for her “servys . . . and namely of [her] youth,” she leaves the specific content of that youthful service delib- erately opaque. There is no list of action verbs to tell us what counts as “servys” for her in this early part of the Revelation.22 By contrast...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 213–250.
Published: 01 May 2001
.../vernacular relation to be bound up with and inflected by other linguistic, literary, religious, and political ten- sions, namely, those between High and Low German, divine and courtly love, lay and cloistered forms of religious life, court and town, center and frontier...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 419–435.
Published: 01 September 2003
... again some time later, and Žnds Pelagia dead, whereupon a crowd of fathers and monks preside over a lavish burial. The literature of the harlot-saints of late ancient and early Byzan- tine Christianity has often been characterized as “dramatic tale[s] of a lust turned into love.”15...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 May 2008
... in love at first sight, expressed in the play’s opening scenes: Antony fell in love not at first sight but at first smell.55 The setting underscores this view: Tarsus, in Turkey, was the legendary home of King Caspar, one of the three Magi, who offered gifts of myrrh, and was well known for its...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 257–281.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., unconstrained by the hierarchies of Latin and of Latin scholastic theology, which encouraged an equivalent generosity in the theology of salvation.12 Watson’s principal witness, along with Piers Plowman, is Julian of Norwich. In the earlier “short text” of her Revelation of Love, called in the new...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 545–554.
Published: 01 September 2016
... 2 the winner by a very large margin. Why? Author 2 loves to point out failure. The following cultural forma- tions were and are failures: medieval Christendom (not its “ideal” doctrine, but all its failing Christians); the Reformation; confessionalized Europe; and Western modernity...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 January 2012
... the movement to God of the rational creature through its characteristic operations of willing and knowing. Thus, after some questions (I-­II.1  –  5) on the end of human existence, beatitude, which can occur in the next life in the immediate knowing and loving of God as end, and after questions (I-II.6...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 545–576.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... When each mem- ber of the company begins to boast about the charms of his lady love, the tornadizo declares that his amiga is “pale and rosy like the sunrise,” a descrip- tion that arouses the Muslim king’s lust. When the ruler demands that the tornadizo deliver this beauty to him, the man...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 41–67.
Published: 01 January 2022
... at Judgment Day speaks to humanity. His speech includes a second crucifixion scene, narrated by himself, that focuses on his suffering to illustrate his redeeming love. Christ III concludes with judgment of the wicked and the righteous, the terrors of hell, and the joys of heaven. Despite Christ III 's...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 221–269.
Published: 01 May 2007
... is the flesh soon to be scourged and torn, a sign of the rent flesh she sees in an earlier revelation. The fleshly clothes that humanity wears are signs of that love, not signs of alienation. In terms of the drama of conversion, Julian appears to sketch out a familiar set of conditions...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 387–402.
Published: 01 September 2003
...,” and comments, “Well indeed did he understand that the incorruption of the esh consists not so much in abstaining from woman as it does in integrity of heart, which ever and truly preserves the incorrupt holiness of the body by both the fear of God and the love of chastity.”12 Our anonymous monk echoes...