In die Canonizacionis beate Birgitte legenda

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Abstract

An edition of a previously unpublished liturgical legend for the Canonization Day of St. Birgitta of Sweden. The rather lengthy legend recounts the virtues of St. Birgitta in the manner of medieval preaching, then describes the process that led to her canonization, including some miracles that happened in Rome in connection with the Act of Canonization in 1391.

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Philosophy, Ethics and Religion

Keywords

  • liturgy, legend, miracles., Canonization, St. Birgitta of Sweden
Original languageLatin
Title of host publicationDicit scriptura: Studier i C-samlingen tillägnade Monica Hedlund (Scripta minora, 14)
EditorsSara Risberg
PublisherSällskapet Runica et Mediaevalia
Pages110-134
ISBN (Print)91-88568-28-8
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedNo

Bibliographic note

The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Centre for Theology and Religious Studies (015017000)