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A history of prayer : the first to the fifteenth century

Print Book, English, 2008
Brill, Leiden, 2008
xviii, 484 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
9789004171220, 9004171223
Introduction : prayer : a simply complicated scholarly problem
Prayer during the first to fourth century. Prayer in the first four centuries A.D. / L. Edward Phillips
The Lord's Prayer in patristic literature / Karlfried Froehlich
Piety and proclamation : Gregory of Nyssa's sermons on the Lord's Prayer / Michael Joseph Brown
Prayer as theology / David W. Fagerberg
Imageless prayer and the theological vision of Evagrius Ponticus / Columba Stewart
The Lord's Prayer : a cornerstone of early batismal education / Roy Hammerling
St. Augustine of Hippo : prayer as sacrament / Roy Hammerling
Prayer during the fifth to eighth centuries. Prayer among the Benedictines / Columba Stewart
The Lord's prayer in early Christian polemics to the eighth century / Roy Hammerling
Prayer during the ninth to thirteenth centuries. The prayers and mediations of St. Anselm of Canterbury / Benedicta Ward
Libelli precum in the central Middle Ages / Susan Boynton
Thomas Aquinas on Christ's prayer / Corey Barnes
Ashkenazic piyyut : Hebrew poetic prayer in a Latin environment (the tenth to the twelfth centuries) / Johannes Heil
Prayer during the fourteenth to fifteenth centuries. Jan van Ruusbroec on the Trinity, prayer, and the nature of contemplation / Rik Van Nieuwenhove
Prayer for the people : the Book of Hours / Roger S. Wieck
Sermons on the Lord's Prayer and the Rogation Days in the later Middle Ages / Paul W. Robinson