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Moment of reckoning : imagined death and its consequences in late ancient Christianity / Ellen Muehlberger.

Author/Creator:
Muehlberger, Ellen author.
Publication:
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]
Format/Description:
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xiii, 245 pages ; 25 cm
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Subjects:
Death -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Church history -- Primitive and early church.
Contents:
Looking toward death in late ancient Christianity
The truth to be found in death : early fourth-century histories
Creating the experience of death in late ancient sermons
Training for death : rhetorical formation and the cast of the early Christian imagination
What remains? Situating the postmortal
Considering compulsion in late ancient Christianity
Claiming the future.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780190459161
0190459166
9780190459185
9780190937874
9780190459178
OCLC:
1054378535