Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 4775
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  • Title: María de Ajofrín: The Scourge of Toledo [María was a holy woman associated with the Hieronymite order, but not a nun; in her later years a series of visions charged her with the responsibility of denouncing problems in Toledo including clerical immorality, lack of charity, and Judaizing among New Christians].
  • Source: Writing Women in Late Medieval and Early Modern Spain: The Mothers of Saint Teresa of Avila.Ronald E. Surtz.  University of Pennsylvania Press, 1995.  Pages 68 - 84.
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  • Article Type: Book Chapter
  • Subject (See Also): Clergy Confessors Inquisition Jesus Christ in Literature Maria de Ajofrin, Beata and Mystic Mary, Virgin, Saint in Literature Mystics Toledo, Toledo, Spain Visions Women in Religion Wounds, Image of
  • Geographic Area: Iberia
  • Century: 15
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0812232925
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