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Title A companion to pastoral care in the late Middle Ages (1200-1500) / edited by Ronald J. Stansbury
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 424 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Brill's companions to the Christian tradition, 1871-6377 ; v. 22
Brill's companions to the Christian tradition ; v. 22
Contents Introduction / Ronald J. Stansbury -- Leonard E. Boyle and the invention of Pastoralia / Joseph Goering -- Preaching and pastoral care in the Middle Ages / Ronald J. Stansbury -- Teaching the Creed and Articles of Faith in England : 1215-1281 / Andrew Reeves -- Ritual purity and pastoral reform in the thirteenth century / C. Colt Anderson -- Robert Grosseteste's theology of pastoral care / James R. Ginther -- Support for preaching in Guido of Monte Rochen's Manipulus Curatorum / Anne T. Thayer -- The sheep as shepherds : lay leadership and pastoral care in late Medieval England / William J. Dohar -- Conflict in the parish : antagonistic relations between clerics and parishioners / Michelle Armstrong-Partida -- Three's a crowd : wives, husbands, and priests in the late Medieval confessional / Beth Allison Barr -- The brethren of Syon Abbey and pastoral care / Alexandra da Costa and Ann M. Hutchison -- Religious orders and pastoral care in the late Middle Ages / Greg Peters -- Crux a cruciatu dicitur : preaching self-torture as pastoral care in twelfth-century religious houses / C. Matthew Phillips -- Practical pastoral care : vowesses in northern England in the later Middle Ages / Susan M.B. Steuer -- Entering the bedchamber of your soul : how religious women learned the art of monastic meditation / Laura Michele Diener -- "Persevere! ... God will help you!" Thomas à Kempis's sermons for the novices and his perspective on pastoral care / Mathilde van Dijk -- The Manual for the Young Ones by Jan de Wael (1510) : pastoral care for religious women in the Low Countries / Sabrina Corbellini
Summary Using a variety of sources and disciplinary angles, this book shows the many and varied ways in which pastoral care came to play such an important role in the day to day lives of medieval people. 1 volume, 335-page, 17-chapter, English-language survey of
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Pastoral care -- History -- To 1500.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Stansbury, Ronald J.
ISBN 1282952552
9004193480 (electronic bk.)
9789004193482 (electronic bk.)