Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 17844
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Bynum , Caroline Walker.
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  • Title: Women Mystics and Eucharistic Devotion in the Thirteenth Century [The essay illustrates the importance of women in developing an increasing emphasis on devotion to the Eucharist during the thirteenth century, and argues that women mystics in particular showed a special confidence in their salvation through the Incarnation. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Fragmentation and Redemption: Essays on Gender and the Human Body in Medieval Religion.Caroline Walker Bynum.  MIT Press, 1991.  Pages 119 - 150.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Eucharist, Sacrament Jesus Christ- Humanity of Jesus Christ- Imitation of Mystics Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 13
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0942299639
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