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Author Hazard, Mark, 1948-

Title The literal sense and the Gospel of John in late-medieval commentary and literature / Mark Hazard
Published New York : Routledge, 2002


Description 1 online resource
Series Studies in medieval history and culture ; volume 12
Studies in medieval history and culture ; v. 12.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Original Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Note on Abbreviations; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: Nicholas of Lyra and the Narrative of John's Gospel; The Gospel's Visionary Basis; The Narrative Quality of the Gospels; John's Visionary Authority; Methods; Gospel Structure and Literal Meaning; Circumstances: the Wedding at Cana; Psychology and the Literal: the Samaritan Woman; Narrative Control and History; The Logic of Narrative Incident: the Woman Taken in Adultery; Miracles and Divine Rhetoric: Lazarus
Structure, History, and the Teaching Purpose of Christ: the Pool at BethesdaIncarnate Meaning and the Legend of the Cross; The Meaning of Christ's Weakness; Chapter Three: The Cursor Mundi, Narrative, and Sacred History; Religious Purpose and Esthetic Pleasure; Narrative and the History of the Universe; Peter Comestor, Eden, and the Tree of Life; The Vision of the Wands; Allegories; The Legend of the Cross; The Infancy Miracles and the Harshness of the Visible Presence; The Ministry of Christ, the Gospel of John, and Herman of Valenciennes; The Passion and Self-Revelation
Judas and the Prophesying ChickenChapter Four: The Four Daughters of God, the Last Judgment, and the Scope of the Real; The Last Judgment and Literalism; The Four Daughters of God and Wisdom Literature; The 'Meditationes vitae Christi' and Apocrypha; The English Mystery Cycles and the Gospel of John; The Towneley Last Judgment; The Mixed Mode of 'Piers Plowman'; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index
Notes Print version record, print edition is xvii, 207 pages
SUBJECT Nicholas, of Lyra, approximately 1270-1349. Postillae perpetuae.
Bible. John -- Commentaries -- History and criticism
Cursor mundi.
Bible -- Paraphrases, English (Middle) -- History and criticism
Bible. fast (OCoLC)fst01356024
Bible. John. fast (OCoLC)fst01696638
Cursor mundi. fast (OCoLC)fst01358360
Postillae perpetuae (Nicholas, of Lyra) fast (OCoLC)fst01369820
Bibel Johannesevangelium gnd
Subject Christian poetry, English (Middle) -- History and criticism
BIBLES -- General.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- General.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- Handbooks.
Christian poetry, English (Middle)
Johannes (bijbelboek)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1136719520