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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 367.
Published: 01 September 1950
.... By JOHN HENRYCARDINAL NEWMAN. Edited in three volumes with prefaces and introductions by CHARLESFREDERICK HARROLD. New York, London, Toronto: Longmans, Green and Company, 1948. Vol. I, pp. xviii + 382; Vol. 11, pp. xvi + 368; Vol. 111, pp. xvi + 381. $3.50 each. Sermons...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 431–433.
Published: 01 December 1971
... of John Donne’s Sermons. BY WINFRIEDSCHLEINER. Providence: Brown University Press, 1970. x + 254 pp. $7.50. Winfried Schleiner’s study engages the question, “how original and how heterogeneous are tl!e imagery and metaphor of Donne’s prose and it answers, “not so much as has been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (2): 198–211.
Published: 01 June 1969
...Melvyn New Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 STERNE AND SWIFT SERMONS AND SATIRE By MELVYNNEW In 1767, in a letter to Eliza, Laurence Sterne described a meeting he had had with Lord Bathurst...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (4): 339–363.
Published: 01 December 1987
.... Cnrdinnl Nezuwnn iu His Age: His Place in English Theology mid Literature (Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 1973), p. 22. 339 340 NEWMAN’S PAROCHIAL SERMONS Levine works to attribute much of Newman’s dark vision to “a fear...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 66–77.
Published: 01 March 1974
...Walter Ong S. J. Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 GOSPEL, EXISTENCE, AND PRINT’ By WALTERJ. ONG,S.J. Although the Christian sermon is unmistakably a verbal perform- ance, its relationship to other verbal discourse...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 15–20.
Published: 01 March 1953
... Latimer (like another Doctor Shaw) to divulge in his ’ Sermon the forged Accusations laid to his charge, thereby to defame him with the People, who else was thought would take ill the innocent mans death, unlesse the Reverend Bishop could warrant them there was no foule play...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 September 1987
... Press, 1986. xii + 272 pp. $30.00. For almost two decades Siegfried Wenzel has studied the appearance of poetry in sermons and catechetical and preaching materials. Scholars who have followed his work have learned much about literary practices and about the difficult, scattered texts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 305–308.
Published: 01 December 1957
...Albert C. Friend Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 THEDANGEROUSTHEMEOFTHEPARDONER By ALBERTC. FRIEND Chaucer in his Pardoner’s sermon attacked the churchman who preached for money. In choosing the Pardoner’s text (I Timothy 6:10, “Radix...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 204–212.
Published: 01 September 1956
... quoting for years. Perhaps, too, he was wondering what their relations were going to be. But these, unfortunately, time has obliterated except for what Seed’s published sermons reveal. Until Seed came to Twickenham, his career had been academic: Oxford, B.A., 1722; M.A...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 367–370.
Published: 01 September 1950
.... Edited in three volumes with prefaces and introductions by CHARLESFREDERICK HARROLD. New York, London, Toronto: Longmans, Green and Company, 1948. Vol. I, pp. xviii + 382; Vol. 11, pp. xvi + 368; Vol. 111, pp. xvi + 381. $3.50 each. Sermons and Discourses. By JOHN HENRYCARDINAL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 115–119.
Published: 01 March 1940
... of the teachings of the Puritan pul- pit. I therefore turned to the sermons, popular expositions of doctrine, spiritual biographies and manuals of godly behavior in which Puritan preachers ever since the early days of Elizabeth had been telling the people what they must do to be saved. The result...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 358–360.
Published: 01 September 1968
... the sermons atypical “in content as well as form.” As he observes, they are a different genre, having a different tone because they are directed at auditors rather than readers. He sees Sermon V, which expresses ideas favorable to a state of nature, as contradicting what Johnson says elsewhere...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 317–322.
Published: 01 September 1974
... excursion on “theological contexts” outlines an emerging theory of Protestant meditation, closely re- lated to the practices and aims of the sermon, and reversing Catholic em- phasis on the application of the self to the subject. “Meditation thus involved finding the whole of salvation history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 402–417.
Published: 01 December 1966
... WAY Defoe claimed in the London Post (December 22-25, 1704) that he had been punished for doing exactly what Sacheverell did in every sermon, and many critics and biographers have echoed this; but it is simply not true.7 When Sacheverell threatened reprisals against the Dissenters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 169–171.
Published: 01 June 1956
.... The superficiality, accompanied by inaccuracy in some instances, often obscures the real meaning of events. Thus Locke quite properly gives attention to Tillot- son’s crucial sermon of November 5, 1678, but the brief and unenlightening account leaves us with only a bare notion of what happened...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 199–207.
Published: 01 June 1948
...; and every one exercises it towards some objects or other” (Sermons, ed. Gladstone, p. 245). Beck is the first to point out the importance of this general principle in Butler. See his Moral Judgment according to . . . Butler, pp. 50-52. William Blackburn 201...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (3): 248–267.
Published: 01 September 1980
... effective in “the cause of religion and virtue than a sermon; since it gives pleasure, at the same time that it creates fear or indig- HOWARD D. WEINBROT 25 1 guilty person a question, makes him, in effect, pass sentence upon him- self As Young could...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 431–458.
Published: 01 December 1940
..., by skilful manipu- lation, Chaucer practically leaves his Pardoner with no other choice than to speak exactly as he did. Various other critical agreements can be reviewed as quickly. The most important of these admits the debt which the whole scheme owes to the medieval sermon. For while...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (4): 297–308.
Published: 01 December 1989
... the bridge from Mak’s locus to Jesus’, and provides 3 St. Bernard’s Sermonsfor the Seasons and Principal Festivals of the Year, trans. by a Priest of Mount Melleray, 3 vols. (Westminster, Md.: Carroll Press, 1950), 1:374; hereafter cited as Sermons. THOMAS J. JAMBECK...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 429–431.
Published: 01 December 1971
... de- tail of scholarship. PAULA. JORGENSEN University of California, Los Angeles The Imagery of John Donne’s Sermons. BY WINFRIEDSCHLEINER. Providence: Brown University Press, 1970. x + 254 pp. $7.50. Winfried Schleiner’s...