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Legends of the holy rood

Symbols of the passion and cross-poems. In Old English of the eleventh, fourteenth, and fifteenth centuries. Ed. from mss. in the British museum and Bodleian libraries; with introduction, translations, and glossarial index.

by Morris, Richard

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Published by Pub. for the Early English Text Society, by N. Trübner in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holy Cross -- Legends

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHistoria sanctae crucis. English
    SeriesEarly English Text Society. [Original series, no. 46]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1502 M6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14018794M

    XVI. Later Transition English. § 4. Northern Homilies and Legends. The legend of the Holy Rood, for instance, which runs like a thread through Cursor Mundi, is given at great length, and so, also, is the graphic story of Piers the usurer, which occurs in Handlyng Synne. The 16th century Well of the Holy Rood at Stenton has a legend attached to its finial which resembles a rosetted cardinal’s hat. The legend states that the tenure of Beil depends upon the well keeping its hat. William R Cox gave the following detailed description of the .

    The gaps in what the Bible records of their lives were filled in early and medieval times to a great extent by apocrypha or pseudepigrapha such as the Latin Life of Adam and Eve (which merges at some points with a series of legends of the Holy Rood). It describes their attempt to return to paradise by undertaking penance whilst immersed in a. Get the full experience and book a tour. Recommended. Our most popular tours and activities. Tours & Sightseeing. The Holyrood Park is a great place to visit. Edinburgh Darkside Walking Tour: Mysteries, Murder and Legends. 1 review/5(K).

    The Black Rood | "LAWHEAD KNOWS HOW TO SPIN A TALE."—BooklistIn a time of legends and heroes, blood and mystery, one man will carry on his family's destiny as he sets upon a dangerous and glorious Great Crusade is long over, or so Duncan, son of Murdo, believes until a long-lost uncle appears from the East bearing tales of immense treasure. The Black Rood (Book): Lawhead, Stephen R.: LAWHEAD KNOWS HOW TO SPIN A TALE. --Booklist In a time of legends and heroes, blood and mystery, one man will carry on his family's destiny as he sets upon a dangerous and glorious quest. The Great Crusade is long over, or so Duncan, son of Murdo, believes until a long-lost uncle appears from the East bearing tales of immense treasure.


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Legends of the Holy Rood. The early Christian legends, indeeds, and more particularly such as mark the continuance of Jewish traditions and the gradual diffusion of Christianity in the east, seem to have had a special attraction for English writers of this period.

OCLC Number: Notes: "Originally published in " Description: xxxi, pages illustrations 23 cm: Contents: Discovery of the Sacred Cross --Þe Holy Rode --How þe Holy cross was y-fiounde --Exposition of the Cross --Life of St.

Quiriac --The story of the Holy Rood --Finding of the Cross --The uplifting of the Holy Rood --How þe Hali Cros was fundin be Seint Elaine --Exposition of.

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Not indexed. Legends of the holy rood Symbols of the passion and cross-poems. In Old English of the eleventh, fourteenth, and fifteenth centuries. by Morris, Richard. Published by Pub. for the Early English Text Society, by N.

Trübner & Co. in London. Written in English, Old (ca. )Pages: The story of the Holy Rood Finding of the Cross The uplifting of the Holy Rood How Þe Hali Cross was fundin be Seint Elaine Exposition of the Holy Rood Dispute between Mary and the Cross With an O and an I With an O for an I The invention of the Holy Cross The exaltation of the Cross Legends of the Holy Rood by Richard Morris,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Legends of the Holy Rood: Richard Morris: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Legends of the holy rood: Symbols of the passion and cross-poems. In Old English of the eleventh by Richard MorrisPages: Find Legends of the Holy Rood by Morris at over 30 bookstores.

Buy, rent or sell. The Black Rood book. Read 42 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “LAWHEAD KNOWS HOW TO SPIN A TALE.”—BooklistIn a time of legends a /5.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of English grammar, Specimens of early English, Historical outlines of English accidence, Legends of the holy rood, Early English alliterative poems in the west-midland dialect of the fourteenth century, Old English homilies and.

Moreover, Jesus continues to feed us with His body and blood in the holy Eucharist. This tradition and others is found in the Physiologus, an early Christian work which appeared in the second century in Alexandria, Egypt. Written by an anonymous author, the Physiologus recorded legends of animals and gave each an allegorical interpretation.

For. The ruined Augustinian Holyrood Abbey that is sited in the grounds was founded in at the order of King David I of Scotland. The name derives either from a legendary vision of the cross witnessed by David I, or from a relic of the True Cross known as the Holy Rood or Black Rood, and which had belonged to Queen Margaret, David's mother.

As a Coordinates: 55°57′09″N 3°10′21″W /. Though the Iron Lance had been won for the emperor, an even holier relic has been found: the Black Rood—the prayer-worn, blood-stained remnant of the True Cross—now endangered by the greedy ambitions of ruthless crusader barons bent.

Minsden Chapel is an isolated ruined chapel in the fields above the hamlet of Chapelfoot, near Preston, it is a roofless shell, partly surrounded by a small wood, and accessible only by footpath.

It is a Scheduled Ancient Monument and is Grade II Listed. For 50 years, he trained two generations of Conservative Legends of the Jews is an epic 7-volume compilation of traditional Jewish stories loosely related to the Bible.

Published on The wisest king of Israel, King Solomon, is associated with three books of the Bible: Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of Songs.

Each book offers a unique. This idea appears in medieval exegesis of Gen. 5's supposed promise to Eve, in the Eva/Ave pun common in the period, implicitly in St.

Paul's portrait of Christ as the second Adam, and in the Vitae Adae et Evae/Holy Rood legends that establish the pattern for most of the works analyzed in this book. While the Vitae/Holy Rood stories are Author: Paul A. Olson. The Black Rood The Celtic Crusades: Book II. Stephen R.

Lawhead.16 Ratings; But the gates to the Holy Land are guarded by the warrior priests known as the Knights Templar. These fearsome guardians hold the key to more than just Duncan’s fate—the very destiny of the West is in their hands.

the Black Rood. He does not go alone /5(16). Ina suggestion was made by researchers at the National Center for Atmospheric Research and the University of Colorado, showing how winds could have moved the waters creating passage for Moses.

This theory, supported by a computer simulation, could have explained the biblical account of the Exodus. InMichael Rood and a team of scientists and explorers documented .