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Title:
How Catholic art saved the faith : the triumph of beauty and truth in Counter-Reformation art
Author:
Lev, Elizabeth, author.
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Publication Information:
Manchester, New Hampshire : Sophia Institute Press, 2018.
Physical Description:
310 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The sacraments -- The Eucharist and the space of mystery -- Painters and the Eucharist -- Prelates, princes, and painters -- Confession and the laity -- Mary Magdalene: making penance look good -- Baptismal battles -- Holy Orders -- Intercession -- Divine messengers-angels -- Mary Advocata Nostra -- Mary as teacher -- The twin refounders of Christian Rome -- Mystical union -- Saints and their special relationships with Christ -- Purgatory -- Cooperation -- Doubt -- Pilgrimage: a journey of love -- Globalization, Catholic style -- Empiricism and faith -- The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the church -- The dignity of women in the Catholic restoration -- The war on sin -- End game.
ISBN:
9781622826124
Format :
Book

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