IMC 2004: Sessions

Session 1607: The History of Medieval Prayer

Thursday 15 July 2004, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden
Organiser:Roy Hammerling, Department of Religion, Concordia College, Minnesota
Moderator/Chair:Julian Deahl, Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden
Paper 1607-aJulian of Norwich's Showing of Love on Prayer
(Language: English)
Julia Bolton Holloway, Biblioteca & Bottega Fioretta Mazzei, Firenze
Index terms: Religious Life
Paper 1607-bPrayers from the Field: Practical Protection and Demonic Defence in Anglo-Saxon England
(Language: English)
Karen L. Jolly, Department of History, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Index terms: Religious Life
Paper 1607-c'Teach us to Pray': Preaching Prayer in Late Medieval Sermons on the Lord's Prayer
(Language: English)
Paul W. Robinson, Department of Historical Theology, Concordia Seminary, Saint Louis
Index terms: Sermons and Preaching

The purpose of this session is to take a critical look at the history, practice, and theology of prayer, which is a key element of the history of medieval spirituality.