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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Carmelites -- History,
  • Christian literature, English (Middle)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [340]-361) and index.

StatementAndrew Jotischky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX3206.3 .J68 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3657289M
ISBN 100198206348
LC Control Number2002512003
OCLC/WorldCa50017740

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The Carmelites, formally known as the Order of the Brothers of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel (Latin: Ordo Fratrum Beatissimæ Virginis Mariæ de Monte Carmelo) or sometimes simply as Carmel by synecdoche, is a Roman Catholic mendicant religious order for men founded, probably in the 12th century, on Mount Carmel in Israel in the Crusader States, hence the Headquarters: Via Giovanni Lanza, Rome, Italy. The Carmelites, the only contemplative religious order to have been founded in the Crusader States, first emerged as a group of hermits living on Mount Carmel, a site associated with the prophet Elijah. Soon after migrating to the West, in the mid-thirteenth century, they began to develop the geographical associations into a complex historical tradition based on the claim to . The Carmelites and Antiquity: Mendicants and their Pasts in the Middle Ages - Kindle edition by Andrew Jotischky. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Carmelites and Antiquity: Mendicants and their Pasts in the Middle Ages.5/5(1).   The Carmelites and Antiquity is a major contribution to Carmelite studies. It has grown out of an earlier work, The Perfection of Solitude (Penn University Press, ) and not only represents an awareness of Carmelite historical studies but also says something significant about the Order's self-awareness.4/5(2).

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The text, better known under the title The Book of the First Monks, was widely read across me-dieval Europe. It begins with the Carmelites’ sup-posed foundation in the Holy Land by the Old Testament prophet Elijah, and traces the Order’s adoption of Christianity and its international ex-pansion. Highlighting the Carmelites’ devotionFile Size: 1MB.   Free Online Library: The Carmelites and Antiquity: Mendicants and their Pasts in the Middle Ages.(Book Review) by "Church History"; Philosophy and religion Books Book reviews Printer Frien, articles and books. The Carmelites and antiquity: Mendicants and their pasts in the Middle Ages by Andrew Jotischky () Maria Petyt - a Carmelite mystic in wartime by Joseph Chalmers Engelbert von hl. Franziska (Book) 3 editions published. The Carmelites and Antiquity: Mendicants and their Pasts in the Middle Ages Andrew Jotischky. The Carmelites, the only contemplative religious order to have been founded in the Crusader States, first emerged as a group of hermits living on Mount Carmel, a site associated with the prophet Elijah. This book, which is the first full-length.