The Resource Christianity and paganism, 350-750 : the conversion of Western Europe, edited by J.N. Hillgarth

Christianity and paganism, 350-750 : the conversion of Western Europe, edited by J.N. Hillgarth

Label
Christianity and paganism, 350-750 : the conversion of Western Europe
Title
Christianity and paganism, 350-750
Title remainder
the conversion of Western Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by J.N. Hillgarth
Title variation
Conversion of Western Europe, 350-750
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
274/.02
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BR200
LC item number
.C47 1986eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Middle Ages
Label
Christianity and paganism, 350-750 : the conversion of Western Europe, edited by J.N. Hillgarth
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of: The conversion of Western Europe, 350-750. 1969
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-206) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt 2. Christianity in a non-Roman world. Fusion of church and monarchy. Visigothic Spain: the most Catholic king -- The Franks: the most Christian race -- A Christian king goes out to battle -- The king as God's vicar ; legislation. The church's legislation -- A national church council: Orléans -- A diocesan council: Auxerre, 561-605 -- Legislation of the barbarian monarchies -- Lombard Italy: a line of Christian legislators -- Judaizing Christians in Spain -- Against paganism -- Against magical practices -- France: rights granted to the church -- Spain: bishops are to revise sentences by unjust judges -- Asylum in churches -- Christian marriage -- Against sodomy -- Difficulty of eradicating un-Christian customs: the judicial duel -- The Frankish monarchy and the church ; Christianity in the North Ireland -- Eulogy of St. Brigit -- The law of the innocents -- The penitential of St. Columbanus -- France and its borders -- A traveling bishop: St. Amand -- St. Amand's will -- The Roman mission to England -- The necessary methods (Pope Gregory the Great) -- The implanting of Roman monasticism in Northumbria (Bede) -- Northumbria in 734: the necessity to go deeper (Bede) -- Boniface and the conversion of Germany -- Pope Gregory II commends Bishop Boniface to the Christians of Germany (December 1, 722) -- Charles Martel takes Boniface under his protection (723) -- Bishop Daniel of Winchester advises Boniface on the method of converting the heathen (723 -- 24) -- Pope Gregory III to Boniface (732) -- Boniface asks Abbess Eadburga to make him a copy of the Epistle of St. Peter in letters of gold (735) -- Pope Gregory III writes to Boniface about the organization of the church in Bavaria (October 29, 739) ; Liturgy: the ordering of the Christian community. The duties of the clergy -- Christ in the clergy -- An exposition of the mass -- The papal procession: Rome about -- The commendation of the dying -- The future life
  • pt. 1. Christianity in the transition from the Roman to the barbarian world. The Christian appeal. A new frame for life -- Baptism: the way to a new life -- The church frees men from devils -- Expectation of a future life: inscriptions -- The vision of future judgment -- New heroes and ideals -- The martyr and his relics -- The ascetic confessor: St. Martin Tours -- The pastoral bishop: St. Caesarius of Arles -- Monasticism: the labor of the brethren ; the Roman state and the church. Decree against heretics -- No public discussion of religion -- Prohibition of all pagan worship -- Reinforced penalties for pagans -- Jews and Christians forbidden to intermarry -- Exemption from public services for clerics -- Exemption from most taxes for church lands -- Bishops not to be tried in the secular courts -- Rights granted to the church -- "Defenders" of cities: how they are to be appointed -- Monks: a law soon repealed ; the attempt to convert the countryside ; the church and the barbarians. Different attitudes to the barbarians -- Roman patriotism -- Reactions to the barbarian invasions -- Catholics in North Africa under the Arian Vandals -- The case of Clovis -- Clovis appears on the scene -- The conversion of Clovis: its significance recognized -- Clovis on campaign: to the church in southern Gaul -- Clovis and the internal affairs of the church -- Clovis as example to other barbarian kings -- The conversion of Clovis in Gregory of Tours
Control code
ocm44964284
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 213 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812279931
Lccn
85001154
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map
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.b3690269x
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44964284
  • acls0585126860
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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