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Preaching in medieval England an introduction to sermon manuscripts of the period c.1350-1450 by G. R. Owst

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Preaching -- History -- England.,
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.,
  • Great Britain -- Church history.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: Cambridge University Press, 1926.

Statementby G. R. Owst.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,381p.,2 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18977723M

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Amazingly, 85 years after its first printing, Owst's book remains a keystone for anyone interested in medieval English preaching. Both Preaching in Medieval England and Literature and Pulpit in Medieval England (his other major work on the subject), in fact, are two of only a handful of books that directly address medieval English sermons. As such, this volume continues to be read, discussed /5. Its twenty-three essays (twenty-two in German) offer a good entry point for research on late medieval preaching in the German area, with an emphasis on spiritual themes and 15th-century theological and devotional developments. Muessig, Carolyn, ed. Preacher, Sermon and Audience in the Middle Ages. A New History of Sermon 3. First published in , G. R. Owst's Preaching in Medieval England has remained a seminal work on the topic of English sermons of the period In studying a largely neglected but important aspect of the medieval religious experience, the author adds considerably to our understanding of the pre-Reformation cyrusofficial.com by: To counter Habermas’ theory with regards to the medieval public sphere, we look to two scholars and their written works: David D’Avray’s The Preaching of the Friars: Sermons Diffused from Paris before and R.I. Moore’s book called The War on Heresy and an article written by him called Literacy and the Making of Heresy c. – c.

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