Chapter

The Formation of Religious Sensibilities

Susan C. Karant-Nunn

in Reformation of Feeling

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780195399738
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199777198 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195399738.003.0007
The Formation of Religious Sensibilities

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter considers the writings of three laypeople—the late-medieval Catholic physician Ulrich Pinder, the blind unmarried woman (Jungfraw) of Braunschweig Justitia Sengers, and the seventeenth-century noblewoman Catharina Regina von Greiffenberg—who leave us a record of their own affinity for the affective spirituality fostered by contemplation of the Passion.

Keywords: Ulrich Pinder; Justitia Sengers; Catharina von Greiffenberg; spirituality; Passion of Christ

Chapter.  13460 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.