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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 263–284.
Published: 01 May 2021
... devotional artifact in Constantinople during the Byzantine period. However, by the seventeenth century two celebrated images of Christ's face, at San Bartolomeo degli Armeni in Genoa and San Silvestro in Capite in Rome, made simultaneous claims to be the original Mandylion. By exploring the reception...
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 2. Line measuring the height of Christ. Philadelphia, Redemptorist Archives of the Baltimore Province (no call number, previously Esopus roll). Image (of facsimile) used courtesy of the Redemptorist Archives, Philadelphia. More
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 315–337.
Published: 01 May 2016
... calls for the use of a nonhuman “image” of Christ in place of an actor. As I will show, the Croxton play also paradoxically enacts anxieties about the nature and propriety of dramatic activity itself; as Derrick Hig- ginbotham writes, it “focuses on impersonation as both potentially unscru- pulous...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 439–461.
Published: 01 September 2010
... no step, and yet there they find out his foot: his elect know him, but the world knoweth him not.12 Tyndale’s use of the metaphor of eagles spying out their prey as an image of the way the elect follow and find Christ is typical of his work and reflects his commitment to deploy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 657–698.
Published: 01 September 2012
... between the spandrels of the two arches that is almost identical in appearance to the building- as- cornerstone depicted in the second image of Christ among the choirs of saints This structure stresses that a new institution is to be understood as having been created through the reconcili- ation...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (2): 219–251.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Figure 2. Line measuring the height of Christ. Philadelphia, Redemptorist Archives of the Baltimore Province (no call number, previously Esopus roll). Image (of facsimile) used courtesy of the Redemptorist Archives, Philadelphia. ...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 285–319.
Published: 01 May 2021
... appearance in depictions of the Last Judgment or the Lactation of Saint Bernard is “idolatrous” [abgöttisch]. In short, the Virgin's lactating breasts deflect from Christ's justice, sacrifice, and work of redemption. 13 Ulrich Zwingli complained about such “whorishly painted” images already in 1525...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 223–247.
Published: 01 May 2010
... prototype.24 John of Damascus formulated the theoretical defense that icons did indeed share in the essence of the per- sons they represented; therefore, dishonoring an image of Christ was tan- tamount to dishonoring Christ himself.25 Recognizing the near-idolatrous tenor of this theory...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of “Christ nailed fast upon the cross set up before the eyes of our mind.” The following is a brilliant display of his visual competence: he remembers, he visualizes, and then he produces metaphorical meaning from the images, even as he argues against images, after their disappearance...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 281–309.
Published: 01 May 2003
... in St. Louis St. Louis, Missouri Christ is the eternal image. Now the soul should not remain in him but rather must pass through him. . . . And so I say that if the soul is to enter the divine unity, then she must leave behind the identity she has in the eternal image...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 339–379.
Published: 01 May 2016
... commonfolk figures, and others (the one who recognizes Christ) from more Italianate images of antique or biblical fig- ures. However, it is my hope that differentiating between hybrid fusions and chimeras might extend beyond the immediate context. Such a distinction should prove useful...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 333–363.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of the show- ing into an image more familiar and earthly, here the vision from the sea ground, then compares the two unlike images, and finally reveals the theo- logical lesson of the revelation. Opaque images of Christ transform into earthly images within readier reach of human understanding...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 241–262.
Published: 01 May 2021
...: the Theotokos. This is hardly surprising as the images and relics of even minor saints were expected to be similarly responsive. Psellos himself describes the “Antiphonetes” (literally “one-who-answers”) image of Christ that the Empress Zoe used to consult in order to gauge the future of the empire (discussed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 279–304.
Published: 01 May 2017
... manually and dramatically with their books. Mark Amsler describes the evidence of such engagement in a manuscript of Gautier de Metz s Image du Monde.67 The final folio features an image of the Crucifixion and, just below, a life-s­ize image of Christ s side-­wound. The ink in the center of this enlarged...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 503–529.
Published: 01 September 2014
... drawing from Bodleian MS Eng. Hist. d.92 of the Durham shrine of Saint Cuthbert like- wise returns tall candlesticks to the shrine and restores to the walls of Dur- ham Cathedral imagined paintings of a bleeding crucified Christ and devo- tional images of Bede and other bishop saints. Hegge...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 167–188.
Published: 01 January 2016
... experience to a narrative of Christian history that begins with Adam and ends with Christ’s ascension into heaven. Thus, “As Augustine is Paul, so Donne can be both Augustine and Paul. All Chris- Tabak / “O Multiplied Misery!”  179 tians, remade in the image...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 311–334.
Published: 01 May 2003
... of indulgences were terminated on that occasion. Cf. Lea, Auricular Confes- sion and Indulgences, 3:66–67. 40 I.e., the “veronica,” the relic of a cloth bearing the image of Christ’s face, on which see Flora Lewis, “The Veronica: Image, Legend, and Viewer,” in W. M. Ormrod, ed., England...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 225–255.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Christ and making him present in the world. In an act of collective imagining, the image of the tree of incarnation enabled these women to believe and act as if their community were united materially in the diversity of creation within the singularity of the body of God. Through the practice...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 33–59.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of medieval saints.17 The “armes” by which Henry wishes to have his heart marked are both this symbolic image and the image of the Passion itself, for which the arma Christi stands in metonymically. This somatic impression of Christ’s Passion into Lancaster’s heart, the center of cognition and memory...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 585–615.
Published: 01 September 2014
...- logical phenomena of water and wood shaped the devotional images of the jubé in the chapel of Saint-­Fiacre by keeping the vitality of natural elements present in sacred objects. Water and wine: Fluid ecology and the blood of Christ The fountain of Saint-­Fiacre is located about a half...