Theology, Rhetoric, and Politics in the Eucharistic Controversy, 1078-1079

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byCharles Radding, Francis Newton

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Charles M. Radding is a professor of history at Michigan State University.Francis Newton is a professor of classics at Duke University.

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Format:Kobo ebookPublished:June 1, 2010Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Part I. Berengar of Tours and the Eucharistic Controversy
The Carolingian Background and the Eleventh-Century Debate
Berengar's Theology of the Eucharist
Berengar's Early Critics
The Early Councils
The Aftermath of the Council of 1059: Lanfranc and Guitmund
The Movement Toward Rome
Part II. The Alberdeen Libellus Against Berengar of Tours
The Manuscript
The Rubric and Morin's Attribution to Berengar of Venosa
The Treatise and It's Author
Alberic of Monte Cassino and His "Lost" Treatise
Part III. Style and Content of the Libellus
Alberic's Literary Work
The Literary Style of the Aberdeen Libellus
The Content of the Libellus
Part IV. Berengar of Tours and the Roman Councils of 1078 and 1079
The Sources
The Council of All Saints, 1078
Alberic and Berengar
Berengar and Alberic at the Lenten Council, 1079
Brief Epilogue: Berengar Remembers
Conclusion. The Text and Translation of the Libellus

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Will be of interest to all students of the intellectual and ecclesiastical history of the eleventh and twelfth centuries.