Guibert of Nogent

(c. 1053—1130)

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Abbot of Nogent, near Laon, from 1104. He opposed Berengar's Eucharistic teaching. He wrote Moralia on Genesis, prefaced by an essay on biblical interpretation and preaching; a tract ‘On the Incarnation against the Jews’; a history of the first Crusade; an astonishing attack on the abuse of relics; and an autobiography.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Christianity.

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