Canon Law, Religion, and Politics: Liber Amicorum Robert by Uta-Renate Blumenthal, Anders Winroth, Peter Landau

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By Uta-Renate Blumenthal, Anders Winroth, Peter Landau

Canon legislation, faith, and Politics extends and honors the paintings of the celebrated historian Robert Somerville, a preeminent specialist on medieval church councils, legislation, and papal heritage. Reflecting the point of interest but additionally the diversity of Somerville's experiences in medieval canon legislations within the period earlier than Gratian and later, the essays discover the transmission of canonical and theological texts--in specific in regards to the Eucharist--as good because the value of the texts and their advanced manuscript traditions.

Several essays research texts of their useful context, highlighting the consequences of canon legislations on spiritual associations resembling monasteries and the practices at legislation courts of medieval western Europe. 4 stories facing the ius commune--the conjunction of canon and Roman legislations in day-by-day perform, a subject of common and perennial interest--show once more how our knowing of canonistic and civilian criminal advancements in medieval and overdue medieval spiritual and highbrow historical past is evolving with larger precision while assumptions and generalities are analyzed within the gentle of manuscript resources. The pioneering impression of Somerville and his colleagues is clear in the entire essays. They increase present realizing of where of legislation and theology in a very important interval of historical past, the 11th to the 13th centuries.

This paintings is written in honor of Robert Somerville, professor of heritage and Ada Byron Bampton Tremaine Professor of faith at Columbia college. His scholarly honors are legion, together with a fellowship within the Medieval Academy of the US and the fee Internationale de Diplomatique. he's a corresponding member of the Monumenta Germaniae Historica in Munich in addition to the Bavarian Academy of Sciences. He has acquired various awards together with John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowships. he's the writer of various books and articles.

The individuals are Greta Austin, Alison seashore, Uta-Renate Blumenthal, Bruce C. Brasington, Martin Brett, James A. Brundage, Giles Constable, Kathleen C. Cushing, Charles Donahue Jr., Detlev Jasper, Anna Trumbore Jones, Peter Landau, Elizabeth Makowski, Kenneth Pennington, Edward Peters, Roger E. Reynolds, Frank Roumy, Herbert Schneider, and Charles R. Shrader.


Uta-Renate Blumenthal is professor emerita of background on the Catholic collage of the United States. She is the recipient of significant fellowships and can provide and has released seven books and diverse articles. Anders Winroth, writer or editor of a number of works, is professor of background at Yale college and a MacArthur Fellow. Peter Landau is professor emeritus of legislations on the Ludwig Maximilian college in Munich, recipient of a number of honorary doctorates, writer of greater than 100 courses, and president of the Stephan Kuttner Institute of Medieval Canon Law.

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Naz. s. 15 (1985) 51–59. 23. Fournier, ‘Collections’ 418 (599) for examples. 24. 1a, 1c, 1d = Arsenal #836a, c, d, fol. —Eloy Tejero, ‘El matrimonio en la Collectio Caesaraugustana’, Proceedings Cambridge 1988, pp. 115–34. 68a, b, and c. 18 Ans. Luc. 19 Cod. 1. 2, l. 19a Ans. Luc. 20a Cod. 1. 3, l. 19b Ans. Luc. 20b Cod. 1. 20 Ans. Luc. 21 Cod. 1. 2, l. 21 Ans. Luc. 22 Cod. 1. 2, l. 22 Ans. Luc. 23 Cod. 1. 3, l. 23 Ans. Luc. 38 Cod. 1. 2, l. 24 Ans. Luc. 53 Cod. 1. 2, l. 12 imperial, legislation and the support that this source could lend—or the challenges it could extend—to familiar canonical sources.

The Caesaraugustana text is much closer to the original. 183 (= Ep. Iul. 184 (= Ep. Iul. 185 (= Ep. Iul. 186 (= Ep. Iul. 37), D 187 (= Ep. Iul. 188 (= Ep. Iul. 40 combined with 42). The differences are noteworthy. Not only are there many omissions in Ivo’s sequence (completely missing are capitula 34, 35, 38, and 41 of the Epitome), but most texts found in Ivo are also far briefer than the corresponding canons in CA. 39 (= Ep. Iul. 42 (= Ep. Iul. 8[19]). â•›de lib29. Fowler-Magerl, Clavis 98–99; Kéry, Can.

119r-v (LP 80), and at fol. 134r (LP 303). 34. , IP LP Ars. 713 fol. 94part (mid) Varia I C 10a–b (ii), fol. 95 Bon 17, fol. 96 Bon 7, fol. 406 Urb II 38b, fol. 410 Urb II 47 (ii), fol. 414 Varia I B 22, fol. 172b Varia I A 13d, fol. 12d] 318 135r Cf. 183d Varia I A 22c, fol. 353 Gel 15, fol. 354* Gel 17a, fol. 17] * ID and IP are shorter than Ars. and CB. Arsenal 713 and the Ivonian Panormia â•…â•…11 the Arsenal II compiler went back to his version of a Britannica to find material and then copied some canons already in the Ivonian Decretum.

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