The Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew and the Nativity of Mary

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The Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew is one of the most important witnesses in Western Europe to apocryphal stories about the lives of Mary, Joseph, Jesus, and Mary's parents, Anna and Joachim. This apocryphon was also used as the basis for another, the Nativity of Mary, which gained equal popularity. As bestsellers of medieval Christianity, these Latin apocrypha are major witnesses to the explosion of extra-biblical literature in the Western Middle Ages. Despite their apocryphal status, the Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew and the Nativity of Mary proved influential throughout the Middle Ages and into the early modern period, as their popularity and influences may be traced in Christian literature, visual arts, liturgy, and theological perspectives still revered by Roman Catholic theologians. These apocrypha also remain significant works for considering the history of monasticism and the cult of the Virgin Mary. This book draws upon a range of manuscript sources to present comprehensive English translations of the Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew and the Nativity of Mary with full introductions and commentaries, as well as translations of related works with accompanying commentaries.



Autorentext
Brandon W. Hawk is Assistant Professor of English at Rhode Island College. He is the author of Preaching Apocrypha in Anglo-Saxon England (2018).

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Produktinformationen

Titel
The Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew and the Nativity of Mary
Autor
EAN
9781532637155
Format
E-Book (pdf)
Hersteller
Wipf and Stock Publishers
Genre
Religion, Theologie
Veröffentlichung
25.06.2019
Digitaler Kopierschutz
Adobe-DRM
Dateigrösse
1.92 MB
Anzahl Seiten
176
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