The Crucified God in the Carolingian Era: Theology and Art of Christ's Passion

The Crucified God in the Carolingian Era: Theology and Art of Christ's Passion

by Celia Chazelle
     
 

Examines thinking during the Carolingian 'Renaissance' on the critical issue of Christ's Passion and Crucifixion.See more details below

Overview

Examines thinking during the Carolingian 'Renaissance' on the critical issue of Christ's Passion and Crucifixion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521039451
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/27/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. The passion and Christological inquiry at the court of Charlemagne; 3. The crucified God in the Gellone Sacramentary and Hrabanus Maurus' In honorem sanctae crucis; 4. The crucified Christ in later Carolingian literature; 5. For whom did Christ die?: the controversy over divine predestination; 6. One-time sacrifice, daily food and drink: the controversy over the eucharist; 7. Three later Carolingian crucifixion images; 8. Conclusion; Select bibliography; Index.

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