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  • Record Number: 3962
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Jenkins , Charles M.
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  • Title: Mysticism and Prophecy: The Labors of Margery Kempe [The author argues that Margery Kempe should be considered a prophet rather than a mystic. She was concerned with bringing the divine word to the world. She did this in part through bodily means, as when she confirmed the validity and importance of her message with weeping and groaning. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Studia Mystica 23, ( 2002): Pages 72 - 101.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Affective Piety Kempe, Margery, Mystic Mystics Prophecy Tears Women in Religion
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania
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  • Year of Publication: 2002.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 01617222