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Author Worcester, Thomas.

Title Seventeenth-century cultural discourse : France and the preaching of Bishop Camus / by Thomas Worcester
Published Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 306 pages :) : illustrations
Series Religion and society ; 38
Religion and society (Hague, Netherlands) ; 38
Contents ""Introduction""; ""Chapter 1 Camus and context""; ""1. Early seventeenth-century France""; ""2. Preaching and religious culture""; ""2.1 Council of Trent""; ""2.2 Bishops after Trent""; ""2.3 Religious culture""; ""3. Camus: family and biography""; ""Chapter 2 Oral discourse and printed text""; ""1. Camus�s publications""; ""1.1 Fiction""; ""1.2 The Diversités""; ""1.3 Preaching""; ""1.4 Other works""; ""2. Camus as itinerant preacher""; ""3. From oral discourse to printed text""; ""3.1 Camus�s prefaces""; ""3.2 Reception of oral discourses""; ""3.3 Reception of printed sermons""
""1.2 Belley, Lent 1616""""2. Sunday homilies""; ""3. Corpus Christi""; ""4. Liturgical year""; ""Chapter 5 Gender and the saints""; ""1. Mary""; ""1.1 Notre-Dame de Myans""; ""1.2 Premi�res homélies mariales""; ""2. Female holiness""; ""3. Male holiness""; ""Chapter 6 Loyola and Borromeo""; ""1. Ignatius of Loyola""; ""2. Charles Borromeo""; ""Chapter 7 Politics and piety""; ""1. Estates General""; ""1.1 Three simonies""; ""1.2 Three scourges""; ""1.3 Three disorders""; ""2. Monarchy""; ""3. France""; ""4. Paris""; ""Chapter 8 Hearts and minds""; ""1. An older Camus""
""2. Missions to New France""""3. Missions within old France""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
""4. Language, genre, style""""4.1 Language""; ""4.2 Genre""; ""4.3 Style""; ""Chapter 3 Culture and conversion""; ""1. Conversion and confession""; ""1.1 Sin and self-knowledge""; ""1.2 Contrition""; ""1.3 Confession of sins""; ""2. Penitential works""; ""2.1 Works""; ""2.2 Prayer""; ""2.3 Alms""; ""2.4 Fasting""; ""3. Examples of conversion""; ""4. Clergy and conversion""; ""4.1 Cathedral chapter""; ""4.2 Ordination""; ""4.3 Diocesan synod""; ""5. Culture and conversion""; ""Chapter 4 Feasting and fasting""; ""1. Lent""; ""1.1 Premi�res homélies quadragésimales""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-293) and index
Subject Camus, Jean-Pierre, 1584-1652.
Catholic Church -- France -- Sermons -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 97006660
ISBN 3110809729 (electronic bk.)
9783110809725 (electronic bk.)
(cloth alk. paper)