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Title Demons and the Devil in ancient and medieval Christianity / edited by Nienke Vos and Willemien Otten
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 257 pages)
Series Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae, 0920-623X ; v. 108
Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae ; v. 108
Contents Demons and the Devil in ancient and medieval Christianity : introduction, summary, reflection / Nienke Vos -- Monotheismus und Teufelsglaube : Entstehung und Psychologie des biblischen Satansmythos / Gerd Theissen -- Stoics on souls and demons : reconstructing Stoic demonology / Keimpe Algra -- Demons and exorcisms in the Gospel of Mark / Geert van Oyen -- The application of magical formulas of invocation in Christian contexts / Hagit Amirav -- Exorcism : tackling the Devil by word of mouth / Toon Bastiaensen -- Justin Martyr and his demon-ridden universe / Theodoor Korteweg -- Demons without and within : the representation of demons, the saint, and the soul in early Christian lives, letters, and sayings / Nienke Vos -- Demons among the Messalians / Boudewijn Dehandschutter -- Denominations of the Devil and demons in the Missale Gothicum / Gerard Bartelink -- Overshadowing or foreshadowing return : the role of demons in Eriugena's Periphyseon / Willemien Otten -- Horro vacui : evil in the incarnated world of the Bibles moralisées / Babette Hellemans
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English and German
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Subject Demonology -- Biblical teaching -- Congresses.
Demonology -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600 -- Congresses.
Demonology -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 -- Congresses.
Demonology -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Otten, Willemien.
Vos, Nienke.
LC no. 2011014326
ISBN 900419617X (electronic bk.)
9004208054 (electronic bk.)
9789004196179 (electronic bk.)
9789004208056 (electronic bk.)