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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (3): 519–552.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of the theology of incorruptibility. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Saint Margaret Clitherow English recusant martyrs theology of bodily incorruptibility sanctity conversion and temporal change ...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 269–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Catherine Sanok © by Duke University Press 2002 a Performing Feminine Sanctity in Late Medieval England: Parish Guilds, Saints’ Plays, and the Second...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of discernment in some prominent trials to examine female visionaries for sanctity or heresy. In these instances, discernment offers a medieval analogue to what critics such as Rita Felski, following Paul Ricoeur, have termed paranoid reading practices or the “hermeneutics of suspicion,” premised on demystifying...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 January 2012
... the claim of her sanctity against her detractors who found her chronic fasting a scandalous, self-­willed excess; who saw in her unusual way of life a vainglorious craving to be exceptional (instead of a humble pattern-­setting for others to follow); who questioned whether she had been sadly deluded...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 227–268.
Published: 01 May 2002
... death and transla- tion. Book II of the chronicle indicates that while the monastery at Ely was destroyed during the Danish invasions, Æthelthryth’s corporeal purity remained undisturbed within the sanctity of her sarcophagus. When King Edgar and Bishop Æthelwold refounded Ely in 970, expelling...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 215–240.
Published: 01 May 2021
... virtue in this world in preparation for attaining salvation.” 4 Given Somerset's work, Rice has adjusted her position to argue that Book 's deployment of pastoralia and narrative reinforces a lollard ideology of sanctity based on meekness and martyrdom. 5 In light of this change, I reexamine...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 163–186.
Published: 01 January 2014
...: Ashgate, 2008), 11 – 38, at 15. 54 Ditchfield, Liturgy, Sanctity, and History, 86; Aviad Kleinberg, Histoires de saints: Leur rôle dans la formation de l’Occident, trans. Moshé Méron (Paris: Gallimard, 2005), 53. 55 Walsham, “Introduction: Relics and Remains,” 12. 56 AN, Série K, 1314...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
... Arcadius to all the churches of the East, creating a highway of sanctity from Jerusalem to Constantinople. For Vigilantius to condemn Jerome and Jerusalem, he must also condemn the emperor and Constantinople; likewise, for the emper- ors in the capital to claim religious dominion to complement...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 531–548.
Published: 01 September 2014
... vividly to the importance of the body in affirming the sanctity of these would-­be martyrs.7 What is more, to see the quartered body is to be a student of martyr- dom and to intensify the connection between sacrificial victim and recusant: His quarters hong on euery gate do showe...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 January 2020
.... His reordering positions Brigid to resonate with other early modern lives of female saints, especially those women who had been very recently canon- ized, and by doing so to engage with current preoccupations with female sanctity and sexuality. Three of Rochford s headings not only refresh a saint who...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 201–221.
Published: 01 January 2009
... University Press, 2008. xv, 412 pp.; 14 halftone illus., 3 genealogies. $45.00. Gaposchkin, M. Cecilia. The Making of Saint Louis: Kingship, Sanctity, and Crusade in the Later Middle Ages. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2008. xvii, 331 pp.; 18 halftone illus., 2 maps, 4 tables. $45.00...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 225–244.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Studies in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, vol. 28. Turnhout, Belg.: Brepols, 2011. xviii, 302 pp. eur 70.00. 6. Christian saints and religious professions Burgwinkle, Bill, and Cary Howie. Sanctity and Pornography in Medieval Culture: On the Verge. Manchester Medieval Literature...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 645–666.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Studies, 2013. 58 pp.; 17 figs. Paper $25.00. [Facsimile reproduction of 1485 edition with facing-­page French transcription and English verse translation.] Field, Larry F., trans., and M. Cecilia Gaposchkin and Sean L. Field, eds. The Sanctity of Louis IX: Early Lives of Saint Louis by Geoffrey...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 263–284.
Published: 01 May 2021
...] did not admire the perpetuity of the panel, because it was gold, which is very durable. And surely, if wood were found there, he would not have kept silent about it in such a great occasion to celebrate the sanctity of that image.” 34 This celebration of the Genoese mandylion's preserved state...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 113–133.
Published: 01 January 2014
... philosophy and experimental religion The notion of scientific practice as religiously oriented may seem a little strained, but two contemporary developments provide some context for this claim: the Protestant idea of the sanctity of secular vocations, and the notion of “experimental religion,” which...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 149–172.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., / Will be deceived” (13 – 17).14 But the play’s most important intertext is Heywood’s similarly titled play about the sufferings of the young Princess Elizabeth during the reign of her sister, Mary, If You Know Not Me, You Know Nobody, which anticipates its concern with female sanctity and forms one basis...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 223–247.
Published: 01 May 2010
...), but appreciation of the congruence of countenance does not equal comprehension of sanctity. Chatterjee / Problem Portraits  231 In short, vision, which is posited, after Iconoclasm, as the faculty par excellence for comprehending the divine, is here revealed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 159–195.
Published: 01 January 2015
... — and the diagonal con- structed between Vincent’s haloed head, the hands, and the devout child below. The prominent appearance of the body parts testifies to the mar- velous nature of Vincent’s miracle, underscoring his achievement and, by extension, his sanctity. The graphic details are part and parcel...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 587–600.
Published: 01 September 2021
... Sanctity: Holy Women and the Capetians . Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2019. xv, 266 pp. $39.95. Flechner, Roy. Saint Patrick Retold: The Legend and History of Ireland's Patron Saint . Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2019. xvii, 277 pp., 9 illus., 2 maps. $27.95. Ford, Judy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of Edmund’s willing sacrifice of his realm in order to maintain his faith, as the fate of Edmund’s body suggests. The Danes toss the martyred king’s head into the woods, but it calls out “here, here, here” when his people search for him — the miracle which first marks his sanctity — and they reunite...