Devotion to the Name of Jesus in Medieval England


Devotion to the Name of Jesus in Medieval England

Lecture by Denis Renevey, Chair of Medieval English Literature, University of Lausanne

Given at the University of Calgary, on September 19, 2005

Denis Renevey discusses the medieval mystic tradition from the 11th century to the Reformation, the significance of the name of Jesus during this period, and its impact on religious attitudes in the Middle Ages.

Sharan Newman