By Richard Sowerby
detritus of a superstitious age. Angels in Medieval England deals a distinct standpoint, through the use of angels as a prism wherein to check the altering non secular tradition of an unexpected age.
Focusing on one nook of medieval Europe which produced an abundance of fabric with regards to angels, Richard Sowerby investigates the best way that historic ideals approximately angels have been preserved and tailored in England through the Anglo-Saxon interval. among the 6th century and the 11th, the convictions of Anglo-Saxon women and men in regards to the international of the spirits underwent a steady transformation. This ebook is the 1st to discover that transformation, and to teach the ways that the Anglo-Saxons
tried to reconcile their spiritual inheritance with their very own views concerning the international, human nature, and God.
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