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Lay sanctity, medieval and modern : a search for models

Author: Ann W Astell
Publisher: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dome Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Inspired by Vatican II, which attributed a special apostolate to the laity and affirmed their calling to holiness, this volume of original essays focuses on the shifting points of intersection between changing historical definitions of laity and sanctity. Ann W. Astell and ten other scholars examine a series of medieval and modern lay "saints" in order to explore how these figures perceived their own lay status and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Lay sanctity, medieval and modern.
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dome Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)607422135
Online version:
Lay sanctity, medieval and modern.
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dome Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)607827513
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann W Astell
ISBN: 0268013306 9780268013301 0268013322 9780268013325
OCLC Number: 41924752
Description: x, 250 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Lay sanctity and church reform in early medieval France / Mary S. Skinner --
A call to active devotion : pilgrimages to Jerusalem in the late Middle Ages / Kristine T. Utterback --
Angela of Foligno : a eucharistic model of lay sanctity / Mary Walsh Meany --
Catherine of Siena and lay sanctity in fourteenth-century Italy / Karen Scott --
"I wold þou wer closyd in a hows of ston": sexuality and lay sanctity in The book of Margery Kempe / Peter Pellegrin --
The pious infant : developments in popular piety during the high Middle Ages / Patricia Healy Wasyliw --
Elizabeth Leseur : a strangely forgotten modern saint / Janet K. Ruffing --
Lay apostolate and the Beruf of Gertraud von Bullion / Ann W. Astell --
Contemplation along the roads of the world : the reflections of Raissa and Jacques Maritain / Astrid O'Brien --
The political holiness of Dorothy Day : eschatology, social reform, and the works of mercy / Patricia M. Vinje --
A life between two fires : Chiara Lubich and lay sanctity / Donald W. Mitchell.
Responsibility: Ann W. Astell, editor.

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