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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 549–583.
Published: 01 September 2014
... for washing liturgical vessels), and a painted wooden box containing a manuscript sheet, “Upon the Birth and death of his deere sonne.” Montagu’s commemorative program invests memorial artifacts with the qualities attributed to sacred objects and develops and defends a private idolatry in which secular...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 335–367.
Published: 01 May 2013
... in the protagonist.12 These concerns of eschatology and ethics have yet to be read alongside the equally compelling controversies over the Eucharist and its liturgical practices. When they are, Doctor Faustus becomes a play that neither defiantly replaces nor nostalgi- cally reanimates Catholicism but instead...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 567–596.
Published: 01 September 2012
... put special emphasis on liturgical practice. Accord- ingly, the order’s constitution insisted on uniform liturgical practice in all its communities. Given the importance of liturgical text to Dominican spiritu- ality, it was particularly distressing to Observant reformers that many sisters could...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 253–283.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... By appropriating the contemplative discourse of the soul’s self- knowledge, Wisdom suggests that the sensible, material signs of orthodox liturgical practice are the very matter through which humans gain knowl- edge of, as Anima puts it, the “godehede incomprehensible.”6 A personifica- tion allegory...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2003
... was too indebted to Roman Catholic liturgical practice and to its spurious and superstitious hagiography.4 Although the principal content of the Prayer Book’s calendar is its lections, scholarly treatments of Cranmer’s calendar have focused on the first type of content—Cranmer’s revision...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (3): 561–584.
Published: 01 September 2001
... its form the symbolic place whereby the sacrifice of Jesus is reenacted in the liturgical practices of the Church of England. But it also signals the pressures of sacrificial interior- ization—the altar looks like an “I,” and the substance of the altar is revealed to be the hard stones of a mortal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 September 2021
... English Drama: Norwich (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1984), 155. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 medieval and early modern Rogation perambulation liturgical practice property law legal disputes performance theory Rogationtide perambulations took place...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 461–486.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the creation of sermons, ideologi- cal treatises, or conduct guides that promote or discourage certain religious practices. Since the topics’ contents were sometimes polemical, Wycliffite readers most likely employed the manuscript in this way.72 The book’s com- bination of liturgical structure...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 469–502.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Aden Kumler In the late fourteenth-century Processional (London, British Library, MS Add. 57534) made for St. Giles’s Hospital, Norwich, nine brightly colored paintings describe a series of liturgical processions in exceptional detail. The manuscript’s images are, however, most remarkable for what...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 603–628.
Published: 01 September 2016
... its expression. Gregory is far less attentive to how these often abstract con- tents were realized in extraordinarily complex, regionally diverse, and often competing interpretations and practices (liturgical, sacramental, economic, Pfau / Conceptual Dilemmas...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 437–460.
Published: 01 September 2017
... material — or, more specifically, a reductive view of early Christian exegesis as consistently pointing to a unified, caritative meaning of scripture — authorizes the allegorical interpretation of literature that is not overtly religious. Further, at least in practice, when authors of such “serious...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 545–570.
Published: 01 September 2009
... deals sequentially and in depth with a different aspect of church symbolism, from the ornaments and furnishings of churches, to church ministers, vestments, the Mass, feast days, divine offices, Sun- day practices, and the liturgical calendar. The Rationale’s appeal persisted 546  Journal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 583–602.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in practices, including liturgical practices, that Gregory identifies as “the inher- ited, shared practice of the virtues” and “the faith’s substantive notion of the good.” Reformers promoted the participation of Christians in a host of prac- tices, understanding these as key to formation in the Christian...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 261–280.
Published: 01 May 2003
... actions, gestures, and behaviors as being the field of expres- sion for the human soul. By ignoring the ritual and liturgical settings of eucharistic practice, then, Greenblatt dehistoricizes and thus absolutizes a distinction between appearance and reality. The “particularity” of Hamlet’s grief...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 215–236.
Published: 01 January 2014
...- legeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 2013. lxviii, 187 pp. Paper $24.95. Bernet, Claus, ed. Deutsche Quäkerschriften des 17. Jahrhunderts, Band 1. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2012. li, 372 pp. eur 98.00. [Facsimile editions, with introductions, of works by English Quakers Isaac Penning- ton, William...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (3): 507–560.
Published: 01 September 2001
... to expand this term beyond its formal Platonic and Aristotelian meanings to include a full Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 31:3, Fall 2001. Copyright © by Duke University Press / 2001 / $2.00. range of imitative practices, including (but not limited...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (2): 251–291.
Published: 01 May 2011
... a death at a neighboring monastery. However, through scribal amendments and emendations, the Sherborne Rules subtly break apart and reformulate the sense of community upheld in contemporary monastic codes: by liturgically imagining the confraternity as a bond of friendship between two monastic...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 421–459.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of God, a relic of the past and a symbol of future wrath. I will subsequently highlight some of the other features of the Pop- ish Ass and situate this image in a brief history of liturgical practices, but I must first underscore its widespread and longstanding popularity and influ- ence...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 457–467.
Published: 01 September 2014
... sacred objects functioned as symbols and actions, such as the cross in Donne’s poem, but also when we consider the rich cultural and material exchange between England and the Continent, and material devotional practices among post-­Reformation Gayk and Malo...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (2): 419–440.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of St. Basil in Latin and English [Regula Basilii]. Translated and edited by Anna M. Silvas. Revised criti- cal edition. Collegeville, Minn.: A Michael Glazier Book, Liturgical Press, 2013. x, 312 pp. Paper $49.95. Chalkokondyles, Laonikos. The Histories [De rebus Turcicis]. Edited...