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The Cruelest of All MothersMarie de l'Incarnation, Motherhood, and Christian Tradition

The Cruelest of All Mothers: Marie de l'Incarnation, Motherhood, and Christian Tradition

Mary Dunn

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823267217
eISBN:
9780823272327
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823267217.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In 1631, Marie Guyart (later, Marie de l’Incarnation) stepped over the threshold of the Ursuline convent in Tours, into the cloister and out of the world, leaving behind the family business, her ... More

Ecstasy in the ClassroomTrance, Self, and the Academic Profession in Medieval Paris

Ecstasy in the Classroom: Trance, Self, and the Academic Profession in Medieval Paris

Ayelet Even-Ezra

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823281923
eISBN:
9780823286041
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281923.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Ecstasy in the Classroom explores the interface between academic theology and ecstatic experience in the first half of the thirteenth century, which were formative years in the history of the ... More

Neighbors and MissionariesA History of the Sisters of Our Lady of Christian Doctrine

Neighbors and Missionaries: A History of the Sisters of Our Lady of Christian Doctrine

Margaret M. McGuinness

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823239870
eISBN:
9780823239917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239870.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Neighbors and Missionaries is a history of the Sisters of Our Lady of Christian Doctrine, a community of women religious founded by Marion Gurney (Mother Marianne of Jesus) in 1910. Believing that ... More

Remembering WolseyA History of Commemorations and Representations

Remembering Wolsey: A History of Commemorations and Representations

J. Patrick Hornbeck II

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282173
eISBN:
9780823286232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282173.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Remembering Wolsey seeks to contribute to our understanding of historical memory and memorialization bexamining in detail the posthumous commemoration and representation of Thomas Wolsey, the ... More

Roman Catholicism in the United StatesA Thematic History

Roman Catholicism in the United States: A Thematic History

Margaret M. McGuinness and James T. Fisher (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282760
eISBN:
9780823286263
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282760.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book takes the reader beyond the traditional ways through which scholars have viewed and recounted the story of the Catholic Church in America. It covers unfamiliar topics such as ... More

The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

John M. McManamon, S.J.

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Scholars now concur that the text Ignatius Loyola dictated late in life should not be labeled an autobiography: the existing text does not cover Ignatius's entire life, and he did not write it. ... More

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