Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 6080
Author(s): Stephens, Rebecca.
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Title : The Word Translated: Incarnation and Carnality in Gertrud the Great [The author argues that Gertrud finds salvation in the body of Christ with an erotic, sensual delight in the love of God].
Source: Magistra , 7., 1 (Summer 2001):  Pages 67 - 84.
Year of Publication: 2001.

2. Record Number: 14835
Author(s): Hamburger, Jeffrey.
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Title : Seeing and Believing: The Suspicion of Sight and the Authentication of Vision in Late Medieval Art [Late medieval art and visionary theology both reveal an ambivalence about the role of corporeal sight in religion. A desire for direct vision of the divine was coupled with skepticism about claims to bodily sight. Images that aped bodily experience, especially in Flemish art, also gave some theologians cause for concern. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Imagination und Wirklichkeit: Zum Verhältnis von mentalen und realen Bilder in der Kunst der frühen Neuzeit.   Edited by Alessandro Nova and Klaus Krüger .   Von Zabern, 2000. Magistra , 6., 2 (Winter 2000):  Pages 47 - 70.
Year of Publication: 2000.

3. Record Number: 4737
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Title : Gertrud of Helfta: "Arbor Amoris" in Her Heart's Garden
Source: Mystics Quarterly , 26., 4 (December 2000):  Pages 163 - 178.
Year of Publication: 2000.

4. Record Number: 4840
Author(s): Barratt, Alexandra.
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Title : Infancy and Education in the Writings of Gertrud the Great of Helfta
Source: Magistra , 6., 2 (Winter 2000):  Pages 5 - 30.
Year of Publication: 2000.

5. Record Number: 2264
Author(s): Elkins, Sharon.
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Title : Gertrude the Great and the Virgin Mary [in her visions Gertrude describes an ambiguous relationship with Mary ; because of her christocentric spirituality, Gertrude emphasized Mary's royal power and role as mother-in-law rather than the more standard image of Mary as the tender-hearted intercessor].
Source: Church History (Full Text via JSTOR) 66, 4 (Dec. 1997): 720-734. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1997.

6. Record Number: 2913
Author(s): Forman, Mary, O.S.B.
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Title : Gertrud of Helfta's "Herald of Divine Love": Revelations Through "Lectio Divina"
Source: Magistra , 3., 2 (Winter 1997):  Pages 3 - 27.
Year of Publication: 1997.

7. Record Number: 2268
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Title : All Girls Together: Community , Gender, and Vision at Helfta [analysis of the environment at Helfta based on the writings of its visionaries: Mechthild of Hackeborn, Mechthild of Magdeburg, and Gertrude the Great; the experience within this supportive community allowed Gertrude and Mechthild of Hackeborn to ascribe female characteristics to the divine that drew on images of female biology including enclosure, blood, and the vagina].
Source: Medieval Women in Their Communities.   Edited by Diane Watt .   University of Toronto Press, 1997. Magistra , 3., 2 (Winter 1997):  Pages 72 - 91.
Year of Publication: 1997.

8. Record Number: 1221
Author(s): Bangert, Michael.
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Title : A Mystic Pursues Narrative Theology: Biblical Speculation and Contemporary Imagery in Gertrude of Helfta
Source: Magistra , 2., 2 (Winter 1996):  Pages 3 - 20.
Year of Publication: 1996.

9. Record Number: 1222
Author(s): Grimes, Laura M.
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Title : The Authority of Confession: Gertrud of Helfta's "Legatus," Book Two [textual echoes from and resemblance in style and theme to Augustine's "Confessions"].
Source: Magistra , 2., 2 (Winter 1996):  Pages 21 - 42.
Year of Publication: 1996.

10. Record Number: 2305
Author(s): Schmitt, Miriam, O.S.B.
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Title : Gertrud of Helfta: Her Monastic Milieu and Her Spirituality
Source: Hidden Springs: Cistercian Monastic Women. Book Two. Medieval Religious Women Volume Three.   Edited by John A. Nichols and Lillian Thomas Shank, O.S.C.O Cistercian Studies Series .   Cistercian Publications, 1995. Magistra , 2., 2 (Winter 1996):  Pages 471 - 496.
Year of Publication: 1995.

11. Record Number: 2306
Author(s): McCabe, Maureen, O.C.S.O.
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Title : The Scriptures and Personal Identity: A Study in the "Exercises" of St. Gertrud
Source: Hidden Springs: Cistercian Monastic Women. Book Two. Medieval Religious Women Volume Three.   Edited by John A. Nichols and Lillian Thomas Shank, O.S.C.O Cistercian Studies Series .   Cistercian Publications, 1995. Magistra , 2., 2 (Winter 1996):  Pages 497 - 507.
Year of Publication: 1995.

12. Record Number: 12696
Author(s): Schmitt, Miriam.
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Title : Freed to Run with Expanded Heart: The Writings of Gertrud of Helfta and the Rule of Benedict [In her writings, Helfta interprets liberty of heart as a personal passage from inner bondage to spiritual freedom. She also exemplifies the qualities of a liberated heart which Benedict outlines in his regula. The author equates Gertrude's "libertas cordis" (liberated heart in mystical love) is equated with Benedict's "cor dilatatus" (heart expanded by ineffable love). Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Cistercian Studies , 25., 2 ( 1990):  Pages 220 - 232.
Year of Publication: 1990.

13. Record Number: 12695
Author(s): Lewis, Gertrud Jaron.
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Title : Libertas Cordis: The Concept of Inner Freedom in Saint Gertrud the Great of Helfta [Both the writings by and biographies of Saint Gertrud of Helfta (German nun and mystic) place supreme importance on inner freedom (freedom of spirit and freedom of heart). For Gertrud, striving for inner freedom and asceticism are intimately connected, and one paradoxically gains freedom by giving up oneself. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Cistercian Studies , 25., 1 ( 1990):  Pages 65 - 74.
Year of Publication: 1990.