Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 9674
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Noffke , Suzanne, O. P.
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  • Title: The Physical in the Mystical Writings of Catherine of Siena [The author argues that Catherine's physically vivid stories and images were intended to help her readers understand both God and human spirituality as incorporating and transcending the physical].
  • Source: Annali d'Italianistica 13, ( 1995): Pages 109 - 129. Women Mystic Writers. Edited by Dino S. Cervigni
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Blood, Image of Body Catherine of Siena, Saint Hagiography Incarnation, Doctrine Mystics Physicality Redemption, Theological Concept Theology Women in Religion
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  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 14
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Wisconsin, Madison
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 07417527