Baptism and Change in the Early Middle Ages, c.200-c.1150 by Peter Cramer
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Baptism and Change in the Early Middle Ages, c.200-c.1150
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Baptism and Change in the Early Middle Ages, c.200-c.1150

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Baptism and Change in the Early Middle Ages, c.200-c.1150 by Peter Cramer

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The liturgy of the medieval church has been little studied in its relation to medieval thought and society. It has often been taken for granted that the Latin liturgy was understood by the priest, but to his congregation was only a spectacle of authority. This book begins with the hypothesis that the liturgy was, in some senses, understood by its congregations, and it attempts to discover what this understanding might have been. Through studies of the sermons and writings of Tertullian, Ambrose, Augustine, Bede, Abelard and others, of the practice of infant baptism, and of the art and architecture of the baptistery, the book attempts to rediscover the underlying philosophy of symbol which is the grounds of ritual understanding in both priest and congregation.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521526425
ISBN-10: 0521526426
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 21mm)
Pages: 380
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 30-Oct-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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