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Discourses of the Dead: Popular Intuitions, Christian Doctrines and Epidemic Disease

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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... Rise and Fall, 56–70, ‘The development of the Early Christian afterlife’; M. Dunn, ‘Gregory the Great, the vision of Fursey and the origins of Purgatory’, Peritia 14 (2000), 238–54; eadem, The Emergence of Monasticism (Oxford, 2003),...

Christianization: Problems and Responses

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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... Grégoire le Grand, 171–80. In partial support of Clark, see Dunn, Emergence of Monasticism, 131–3; eadem, ‘Asceticism and monasticism II’, 684. The associated thesis that it originated in Rome, however, is less convincing, especially...

How Christian Was Anglo-Saxon England c.700?

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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... and intercession for the dead would have a profound effect on the development of Western Christianity.For the alternative concepts offered by the seventh-century Visio Baronti, see Dunn, ‘Gregory the Great, the vision of Fursey’. Not only...

The Diffusion Of Christianity and the Establishment of the Anglo-Saxon Church

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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... of the existence of such cells can be found in Scotland in the place-name ‘annat’, which indicates an old church that had served as a centre for pastoral activity.Dunn, Emergence of Monasticism, 146–50. Cells also functioned as agricultural...

Approaches to the Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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...The difficulties of studying the religions of the Anglo-Saxons in the conversion period are well known. Historians have agonized over the basic and ‘fearsome question of how religious activity is to be identified in the surviving...

Anglo-Saxon Paganism and the Dead

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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...Past and Current Approaches The written sources for pagan Anglo-Saxon religion and the dead are even more fragmentary than those which tell us about Anglo-Saxon religious beliefs and the living. But we possess an extensive archaeological...

Gregory the Great and the English Mission

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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...‘Not Angles But Angels’ Two works written by Northumbrians, Bede’s Ecclesiastical History of the English People, composed in the 730s, and the slightly earlier anonymous Life of Gregory the Great, by a member of the religious community...

Anglo-Saxon Paganism and the Living

Marilyn Dunn

Marilyn Dunn is Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the University of Glasgow, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Christianization of the Anglo-Saxons c.597–C.700 : Discourses of Life, Death and Afterlife

Continuum, 2009

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...The Search for Gods It is possible that Gregory spoke with the bearer of Augustine’s letter to him in Rome in 601, and that this conversation provided him with some understanding, however biased or basic, of the nature of Anglo-Saxon...