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Kingship, Society, and the Church in Anglo-Saxon Yorkshire

Kingship, Society, and the Church in Anglo-Saxon Yorkshire

Thomas Pickles

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198818779
eISBN:
9780191859663
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818779.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

Inspired by studies of Carolingian Europe, Kingship, Society, and the Church in Anglo-Saxon Yorkshire argues that the social strategies of local kin groups drove conversion to Christianity and church ... More

Fictive Orders and Feminine Religious Identities, 1200-1600

Fictive Orders and Feminine Religious Identities, 1200-1600

Alison More

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198807698
eISBN:
9780191845512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807698.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

Any visitor to Belgium or the Netherlands is immediately struck by the number of convents and beguinages (begijnhoven) in both major cities and small towns. Their number and location in urban centres ... More

Conscience and Authority in the Medieval Church

Conscience and Authority in the Medieval Church

Alexander Murray

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198208839
eISBN:
9780191799952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208839.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

We are born and die alone, and are often alone in between. But this is true of all human beings, in their millions. So in another sense we are not alone at all, quite the opposite. To manage other ... More

Pilgrim & PreacherThe Audiences and Observant Spirituality of Friar Felix Fabri (1437/8-1502)

Pilgrim & Preacher: The Audiences and Observant Spirituality of Friar Felix Fabri (1437/8-1502)

Kathryne Beebe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198717072
eISBN:
9780191785641
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717072.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

Pilgrim and Preacher seeks to understand the numerous pilgrimage writings of the Dominican Felix Fabri (1437/8–1502), not only as rich descriptions of Jerusalem, the Holy Land, Palestine, and Egypt, ... More

The English Benedictine Cathedral PrioriesRule and Practice, c. 1270-1420

The English Benedictine Cathedral Priories: Rule and Practice, c. 1270-1420

Joan Greatrex

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199250738
eISBN:
9780191728570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250738.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This book continues and builds on a previous work, the Biographical Register of the Cathedral Priories. It offers a detailed study of the same eight monastic communities, with the addition of Durham. ... More

Saints and their CommunitiesMiracle Stories in Twelfth-Century England

Saints and their Communities: Miracle Stories in Twelfth-Century England

Simon Yarrow

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199283637
eISBN:
9780191712685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283637.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This book offers a new approach to the study of lay religion as evidenced in collections of miracle narratives in 12th-century England. There are a number of problems associated with the ... More

Religious Life for Women
                        c.1100–c.1350Fontevraud in England

Religious Life for Women c.1100–c.1350: Fontevraud in England

Berenice M. Kerr

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207528
eISBN:
9780191677717
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207528.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This book is the first detailed scholarly study of the Order of Fontevraud's English monastic houses. During the twelfth and thirteenth centuries the Order was notably ... More

Popular Piety in Late Medieval EnglandThe Diocese of Salisbury 1250-1550

Popular Piety in Late Medieval England: The Diocese of Salisbury 1250-1550

Andrew D. Brown

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198205210
eISBN:
9780191676550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205210.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This book is a study of the religious practices of lay people within a distinctive and relatively unexplored region that once formed the diocese of Salisbury. It explores lay piety in its contexts of ... More

Native Law and the Church in Medieval Wales

Native Law and the Church in Medieval Wales

Huw Pryce

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203629
eISBN:
9780191675904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203629.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This book studies the relationship between native secular law and the church in medieval Wales. The interaction was close, despite Archbishop Pecham's condemnation of native law as the work of the ... More

Scribes and Scholars at Salisbury Cathedral c. 1075–c. 1125

Scribes and Scholars at Salisbury Cathedral c. 1075–c. 1125

Teresa Webber

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203087
eISBN:
9780191675706
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203087.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This is a study of the books of Salisbury Cathedral and their scribes in the late eleventh and early twelfth centuries. These manuscripts form the largest collection to have survived from any English ... More

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