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The Pastoral Care of Women in Late Medieval England

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The Pastoral Care of Women in Late Medieval England - Barr, Beth Allison
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A close examination of religious texts illuminates the way in which parish priests dealt with their female parishioners in the Middle Ages. The question of how priests were taught to think about and care for female parishioners is the topic of this book. As neither misogynist villains nor saintly heroes, clerical authors of pastoral vernacular literature persisted both in their characterization of women as difficult parishioners and in their attempts to recognize women as ordinary parishioners who deserved ordinary pastoral ...

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The Pastoral Care of Women in Late Medieval England 2022, Boydell & Brewer, Woodbridge

ISBN-13: 9781837650095

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The Pastoral Care of Women in Late Medieval England 2008, Boydell Press, Martlesham

ISBN-13: 9781843833734

Hardcover