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Johannes-libelli

ANNETTE VOLFING

in John the Evangelist and Medieval German Writing: Imitating the Inimitable

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199246847
eISBN:
9780191714597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246847.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature, European Literature

This chapter deals with the Johannes-libelli: six hitherto unpublished manuscripts containing material relating to John (sermons, treatises, miracles, and translations of his texts), dating from the ... More


Explorations of spiritual embodiment in belly dance

Angela M. Moe

in Women and Religion: Contemporary and Future Challenges in the Global Era

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447336358
eISBN:
9781447336396
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336358.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines how US belly dancers view the practice as a spiritual endeavour, particularly in light of the negative perceptions surrounding it. It discusses findings from a decade-long ... More


Epilogue

in Brides of Christ: Conventual Life in Colonial Mexico

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752831
eISBN:
9780804787512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752831.003.0012
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study about convent life in colonial Mexico. It traces the history of the proliferation of women's monasteries and female spirituality and highlights the ... More


Catholic Women: Nuns, Martyrs, Apostles, and Apostates

Tara Alberts

in Conflict and Conversion: Catholicism in Southeast Asia, 1500-1700

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199646265
eISBN:
9780191747830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646265.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

From the female slaves accused of concupiscence and witchcraft in colonial Melaka to lauded female preachers and leaders of churches in Tonkin, women in Southeast Asia (as in Europe) posed a number ... More


The Bonds of Charity: The Special Cares of Cistercian Nuns

Anne E. Lester

in Creating Cistercian Nuns: The Women's Religious Movement and Its Reform in Thirteenth-Century Champagne

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449895
eISBN:
9780801462955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449895.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter examines how and why religious women continued their administration of hospices and domus-Dei and caring the sick, poor, and leprous even after their nunneries were incorporated into the ... More


Reading Virtual Pilgrimage in Context

Kathryne Beebe

in Pilgrim & Preacher: The Audiences and Observant Spirituality of Friar Felix Fabri (1437/8-1502)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198717072
eISBN:
9780191785641
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717072.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

Chapter 5 analyses Fabri’s ‘virtual’ pilgrimage guide, the Sionpilger, and uses this analysis to propose a new way of reading pilgrimage narratives—one that integrates methodologies from both ... More


Gender Perspectives: Women and Anglicanism

Cordelia Moyse

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume IV: Global Western Anglicanism, c.1910-present

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199641406
eISBN:
9780191838958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641406.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Church History

In 1910 women’s experience of church was distinct from men’s. Women could usually be found in the pew or active in women’s organizations but they did not exercise institutional or liturgical ... More


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