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The Virgin of Chartres

Margot Elsbeth Fassler

The Virgin of Chartres

making history through liturgy and the arts

by Margot Elsbeth Fassler

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mary, -- Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Shrines -- France -- Chartres,
  • Chartres (France) -- Church history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMargot E. Fassler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR848.C47 F37 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23697526M
    ISBN 109780300110883
    LC Control Number2009035845
    OCLC/WorldCa149490200

    This richly illustrated book explores the layers of history found in the cult of the Virgin of Chartres as it developed in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.   Medieval Christians knew the past primarily through what they saw and heard. History was reenacted every year in ritual observances particular to each place and region and rooted in the legends of local richly illustrated book explores the layers of history found in the cult of the Virgin of Chartres as it developed in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.

    Buy The Virgin of Chartres by Margot E. Fassler from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £   The most prominent representations of the Virgin at Chartres were not narrative, but typological or, as Geoffrion labels them, “non-historical”: Mary seated or standing holding the Child, of which Geoffrion lists seventy-one examples.

      Chartres Cathedral, with repainted vaulting in the choir contrasting with the existing nave and transepts in the foreground, Chartres, France, J Over a lifetime of looking at buildings, a few have stood out as soul-stirring experiences. High among them is Chartres Cathedral, which I first saw some thirty years ago.   The first centuries of Christianity were like a fight between the old traditions of Chartres and the new ones. However, during the rule of Emperor Constantine, Christianity seemed to be already well established. There were at least five cathedrals, always connected with the cult of the Virgin Mary, who became also a patron saint of : Natalia Klimczak.


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DOWNLOAD NOW» Medieval Christians knew the past primarily through what they saw and heard. History was reenacted every year in ritual observances particular to each place and region and rooted in the legends of local richly illustrated book explores the layers of history found in the cult of the Virgin of Chartres as it developed in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.

Medieval Christians knew the past primarily through what they saw and heard. History was reenacted every year in ritual observances particular to each place and region and rooted in the legends of local richly illustrated book explores the layers of history found in the cult of the Virgin of Chartres as it developed in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.

Focusing on the major relic. Book Description: Medieval Christians knew the past primarily through what they saw and heard. History was reenacted every year in ritual observances particular to each place and region and rooted in the legends of local richly illustrated book explores the layers of history found in the cult of the Virgin of Chartres as it developed in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.

In this impressive book, Margot E. Fassler explores what she has called Chartres ‘unique liturgical profile’, with the Virgin Mary functioning as the axis aroun We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Robyn Parker.

- Buy The Virgin of Chartres – Making History through Liturgy and the Arts book online at best prices in India on Read The Virgin of Chartres – Making History through Liturgy and the Arts book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Margot E Fassler. With its ancient Pre-Christian roots, its Druidic Black Madonna, its relic of the Veil of the Virgin (*1), not to mention the power of its cathedral, Chartres drew pilgrims from all over Europe.

Much has been written about the magical, alchemical power of the cathedral to bless, purify. Medieval Christians knew the past primarily through what they saw and heard. History was reenacted every year in ritual observances particular to each place and region and rooted in the legends of local richly illustrated book explores the layers of history found in the cult of the Virgin of Chartres as it developed in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.

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The Cathedral of the Black Madonna book is an interesting read about, the legend tells how human sacrifices were once made to a black mother-goddess known as Sulevia or Soulivia. The history dates back to the Gallo-Roman era, the Black Madonna of Rocamadur is a Cited by: 1. Prices in GBP apply to orders placed in Great Britain only.

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Miller, M., Chartres Cathedral (with photos by S. Halliday & L. Lushington). New York: Riverside Book Co., Chartres Cathedral is named the Church of Our Lady -- Notre-Dame. It houses a peculiar relic: the purported garment worn by Mary when Christ was born.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get the virgin of chartres book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Stained Glass Windows of Chartres Cathedral. Article. The stained glass windows of Chartres Cathedral, built CE, are the most complete group surviving anywhere from the Middle Ages.

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Todos los departamentos Format: Tapa dura. In this impressive book, Margot E. Fassler explores what she has called Chartres ‘unique liturgical profile’, with the Virgin Mary functioning as the axis around which the book revolves. Arranged chronologically, each section outlines the successive stages of how Mary was woven into the complex devotional, liturgical and historical framework of the Cathedral and, by extension, the city during the.

The Veil of Mary (Sancta Camisa) is an oblong piece of silk that Mary is reported to have wore it during the Annunciation of Jesus’ birth by the angel Gabriel, or during her labor and delivery of Jesus.

History of the Veil. King Charles the Bald gave the veil to the Chartres Cathedral in. Byzantine empresses or French queens. The Virgin of Chartres was never wholly sympathetic to the Roman Curia.

To this day the Church writers--like the Abbe Bulteau or M. Rohault de Fleury--are singularly shy of the true Virgin of majesty, whether at Chartres or at Byzantium or wherever she is seen. The fathers Martin and Cahier.- Buy Letters to a Niece and Prayer to the Virgin of Chartres book online at best prices in India on Read Letters to a Niece and Prayer to the Virgin of Chartres book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Henry Adams.The Virgin of Chartres making history through liturgy and the arts /.