Sanctifying Signs

Making Christian Tradition in Late Medieval England by David Aers

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Religion - Church Life,
  • English,
  • England,
  • Institutions & Organizations,
  • Medieval,
  • Poetry,
  • Christianity,
  • History,
  • History of doctrines,
  • Lord"s Supper,
  • Middle Ages, 600-1500,
  • Poverty,
  • Religious aspects

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In this notable book, David Aers considers the diverse ways in which certain late medieval Christians and their Church engaged the immense resources of the Christian. In the end, Sanctifying Signs offers two large insights, whose relative worth will be negotiated by each of its readers.

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Sanctifying Signs is an incredibly informative book for those interested in the cultural and historical aspects of medieval theology. Approached from the perspective of literature, incorporating both canonical and non-canonical texts, Aers explores the making of /5(2).

Aers presents a critical study of Christian literature, theology, and culture in late medieval England. In this book, he considers the diverse ways in which certain late medieval Christians and their Church engaged the immense resources of the Christian tradition in their own historical moment.

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As the title suggests, Sanctifying Signs is a study of both the power of signs to awaken holiness - "sanctifying" as a participle - and the processes by which signs come to be revered within a faith community- "sanctifying" as a gerund.

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