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The Savior Martyr

Candida R. Moss

in The Other Christs: Imitating Jesus in Ancient Christian Ideologies of Martyrdom

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199739875
eISBN:
9780199777259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199739875.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Early Christian Studies

This chapter examines the interpretation of the martyrs’ deaths in the early church and the significance of this kind of death both for the martyrs and for other Christians. It focuses on the ... More


Texts and Commentaries

Michael Lapidge

in The Roman Martyrs: Introduction, Translations, and Commentary

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198811367
eISBN:
9780191848391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198811367.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

The Roman Martyrs contains translations (with individual introductions and commentaries) of the passiones of the following Roman martyrs (listed in approximate chronological order): St Felicitas (I); ... More


Love's Martyrs

Tony Hunt

in Villon's Last Will: Language and Authority in the Testament

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159148
eISBN:
9780191673528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159148.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Poetry, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

In terms of the subject of love and the demonstrating literature as a distinct cultural phenomenon, the references to the Roman de la Rose indicates how the work has had power on various other ... More


Introduction

Michael Lapidge

in The Roman Martyrs: Introduction, Translations, and Commentary

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198811367
eISBN:
9780191848391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198811367.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

Introduction: The forty passiones translated in this volume represent a genre of Christian-Latin literature that has seldom attracted attention and is poorly understood; yet in sum they constitute a ... More


The Roman Martyrs: Introduction, Translations, and Commentary

Michael Lapidge

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198811367
eISBN:
9780191848391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198811367.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

The Roman Martyrs contains translations of forty Latin passiones of saints who were martyred in Rome or its near environs, during the period before the ‘peace of the Church’ (c. 312). Some of these ... More


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