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Author Monti, James.
Title A sense of the sacred : Roman Catholic worship in the Middle Ages / James Monti.
Published San Francisco : Ignatius Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  BX1973 .M66 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiv, 684 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 653-676) and index.
Contents The medieval liturgy: an overview -- The sacraments. The Mass -- Baptism -- Confirmation -- The sacrament of penance -- Holy orders -- Matrimony -- Extreme unction (anointing of the sick) -- Sacred time: the liturgical year. Christmas -- The feast of the purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, February 2 (the presentation of the Lord) -- Ash Wednesday and Laetare Sunday -- Palm Sunday and Wednesday of Holy Week -- Holy Thursday -- Good Friday -- Easter -- The Corpus Christi procession -- Processions of the Assumption (August 15) and All Souls' Day (November 2) -- Other rites of the church. The election, installation, and coronation of a pope -- The canonization of saints -- The rite of consecration of virgins -- Funeral rites -- Blessings -- Conclusions.
Subject Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- History.
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
ISBN 1586172832
OCLC number 760971989