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Title Promoting the saints : cults and their contexts from late antiquity until the early modern period : essays in honor of Gábor Klaniczay for his 60th birthday / edited by Ottó Gecser [and others]
Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (x, 325 pages) : illustrations
Series CEU medievalia, 1587-6470 ; 12
CEU medievalia ; 12
Contents Pope Damasus and the beginnings of Roman hagiography / Marianne Sághy -- Theological self-definition in Byzantine miraculous healing / Ildikó Csepregi -- (Re)claiming Adalbert : patristic quotations and their function in Canaparius' Vita S. Adalberti / Cristian-Nicolae Gaşpar -- "Pull you sons of whores!" : linguistic register and reform in the legend of St. Clement / Patrick Geary -- Hagiography and chronicles / János Bak -- Hagiography and biography : the case of St. Francis of Assisi / André Vauchez -- Idolatry or power : St. Francis in front of the Sultan / Péter Bokody -- Blessed John the French, the first Franciscan Minister Provincial in Hungary, and his miracles / Stanko Andrić -- Fama sanctitatis and the emergence of St. Margaret's cult in the rural countryside / József Laszlovszky -- The techniques of a hagiographer : the two legendae of Saint Margaret of Hungary / Viktória Deák -- St. Elizabeth of Hungary in Italian vernacular literature : vitae, miracles, revelations and the Meditations on the life of Christ / Dávid Falvay -- Division and reintegration of the body of St. Stanislaus : a political analogy in sermons? / Stanislava Kuzmová -- Saints, names, and identities : the case of Charles IV of Luxemburg / Balázs Nagy -- Saints at home and abroad : some observations on the creation of iconographic types in Hungary of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries / Ernő Marosi -- Palatine Lackfi and his saints : frescos in the Franciscan Church of Keszthely / Béla Zsolt Szakács -- Late medieval saints and the visual representation of rural space / Gerhard Jaritz -- Sainthood in the propaganda of mendicant orders : the case of the Dialogus contra fraticellos of James of the Marches / György Galamb -- Sermons on St. Sebastian after the Black Death (1348-ca. 1500) / Ottó Gecser -- "Had she born ten daughters, she would have named them all Mary because because of the kindness of the first Mary" : St. Anne in the sermons of two late medieval Hungarian preachers / Emőke Nagy -- The cult of the saints in the Bohemian Reformation : the question of images / Petra Mutlova -- Madonna of Loreto as a target of Reformation critique : Peter Paul Vergerius the Younger / Marina Miladinov -- Saint Christopher, the patron of treasure-hunters / Benedek Láng
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Klaniczay, Gábor
Christian hagiography
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500
Church history -- Modern period, 1500-
RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- Angelology & Demonology.
Christian hagiography.
Church history -- Middle Ages.
Church history -- Modern period.
Europe -- Church history
Hungary -- Church history
Europe.
Hungary.
Genre/Form Church history.
Form Electronic book
Author Gecser, Ottó
ISBN 9781441694638 (electronic bk.)
1441694633 (electronic bk.)