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Companion to the Eucharist in the Middle Ages (Ian Christopher Levy Gary Macy, Kristen Van Ausdall (eds)) Hardcover Book, (Brill, 2011) 9789004201415
Companion to the Eucharist in the Middle Ages (Ian Christopher Levy Gary Macy, Kristen Van Ausdall (eds)) Hardcover Book, (Brill, 2011) 9789004201415
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Title: A Companion to the Eucharist in the Middle Ages

Author: Levy, Ian Christopher Gary Macy, Kristen Van Ausdall (eds)

Publisher: Brill; Publication Date: 2011

Hardcover; ISBN: 9789004201415

Volumes: 1;

List Price in Cloth: $267.00 Our price: $226.99

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The Eucharist in the European Middle Ages was a multimedia event. First and foremost it was a drama, a pageant, a liturgy. The setting itself was impressive. Stunning artwork adorned massive buildings. Underlying and supporting the liturgy, the art and the architecture was a carefully constructed theological world of thought and belief. Popular beliefs, spilling over into the magical, celebrated that presence in several tumultuous forms. Church law regulated how far such practice might go as well as who was allowed to perform the liturgy and how and when it might be performed. This volume presents the medieval Eucharist in all its glory combining introductory essays on the liturgy, art, theology, architecture, devotion and theology.
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