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Death and the PrinceMemorial Preaching Before 1350

Death and the Prince: Memorial Preaching Before 1350

D. L. d'Avray

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203964
eISBN:
9780191676055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203964.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book is a study of medieval de mortuis sermons in memory of kings and princes. It examines medieval kingship and attitudes to death, and identifies a period in which this-worldly and ... More

An Empire of MemoryThe Legend of Charlemagne, the Franks, and Jerusalem before the First Crusade

An Empire of Memory: The Legend of Charlemagne, the Franks, and Jerusalem before the First Crusade

Matthew Gabriele

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199591442
eISBN:
9780191725128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591442.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

Beginning shortly after his death in 814, the inhabitants of Charlemagne's historical empire looked back upon his reign and saw in it an exemplar of Christian universality—Christendom. They mapped ... More

Heresy and Dissent in the Carolingian EmpireThe Case of Gottschalk of Orbais

Heresy and Dissent in the Carolingian Empire: The Case of Gottschalk of Orbais

Matthew Bryan Gillis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198797586
eISBN:
9780191839153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198797586.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

Heresy and Dissent in the Carolingian Empire: The Case of Gottschalk of Orbais recounts the history of an exceptional ninth-century religious outlaw. Frankish Christianity required obedience to ... More

A Hound of GodPierre de la Palud and the Fourteenth-Century Church

A Hound of God: Pierre de la Palud and the Fourteenth-Century Church

Jean Dunbabin

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222910
eISBN:
9780191678523
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222910.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

Pierre de la Palud was a friar of aristocratic birth who was appointed Patriarch of Jerusalem in 1329. This biography follows the course of his eventful life, and exploits his copious writings to ... More

Inspiration and Authority in the Middle AgesProphets and their Critics from Scholasticism to Humanism

Inspiration and Authority in the Middle Ages: Prophets and their Critics from Scholasticism to Humanism

Brian FitzGerald

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198808244
eISBN:
9780191845956
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808244.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

Inspiration and Authority rethinks the role of prophecy in the Middle Ages by examining how professional theologians responded to new assertions of divine inspiration. The book argues that the task ... More

Medicine and Religion c.1300The Case of Arnau de Vilanova

Medicine and Religion c.1300: The Case of Arnau de Vilanova

Joseph Ziegler

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207269
eISBN:
9780191677595
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207269.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book takes a fresh look at the cultural role of medicine among learned people around 1300. It was at this time that learned medicine came to be fully incorporated ... More

The Murder of William of NorwichThe Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe

The Murder of William of Norwich: The Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe

E.M Rose

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780190219628
eISBN:
9780190219659
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190219628.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book examines the ritual murder accusation (or blood libel), one of the most heinous charges against the Jews in the history of medieval antisemitism; it offers a radical new interpretation of ... More

Papacy and Law in the Gregorian RevolutionThe Canonistic Work of Anselm of Lucca

Papacy and Law in the Gregorian Revolution: The Canonistic Work of Anselm of Lucca

Kathleen G. Cushing

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207245
eISBN:
9780191677571
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207245.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book explores the role of canon law in the ecclesiastical reform movement of the eleventh century, commonly known as the Gregorian Refom movement. Focusing on the ... More

Pope Gregory VII, 1073–1085

Pope Gregory VII, 1073–1085

H. E. J. Cowdrey

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206460
eISBN:
9780191677144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206460.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

The reign of Pope Gregory VII (1073–1085), who gave his name to an era of Church reform, is critically important in the history of the medieval church and papacy. Thus ... More

Pope Urban II's Council of Piacenza

Pope Urban II's Council of Piacenza

Robert Somerville

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199258598
eISBN:
9780191728563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258598.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

The Council of Piacenza is among the most important papal synods of the Reform that was sweeping through the Western Church at the end of the eleventh century. Piacenza may receive a line or two in ... More

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