Item description for Bernard of Clairvaux: Miscellaneous Sermons (Sermones de diversis) (Cistercian Fathers) by Bernard & Daniel Griggs...
Overview In addition to his eighty-six Sermons on the Song of Songs and the Sermons on the Liturgical Year, in which he follows the calendar from Advent through autumn, Bernard of Clairvaux composed these 'sermons on various subjects'. His choice and handling of subject matter provides insights into Bernard the abbot more than to Bernard the public figure and renown preacher.
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Studio: Cistercian Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.4" Width: 5.5" Height: 1.1" Weight: 1.35 lbs.
Release Date Apr 15, 2010
Publisher Cistercian Publications
Series Cistercian Fathers
ISBN 087907468X ISBN13 9780879074685
Availability 0 units.
More About Bernard & Daniel Griggs
St. Bernard of Clairvaux (1090-1153) was born in Burgundy, France. He founded hundreds of monasteries and was canonized soon after his death. John F. Thornton is a literary agent, former publishing execuitve, and the coeditor, with Katharine Washburn, of Dumbing Down (1996) and Tongues of Angels, Tongues of Men: A Book of Sermons (1999). He lives in New York City. Susan B. Varenne is a New York City teacher with a strong avocational interest in and wide experience of spiritual literature. She holds an M.A. from the University of Chicago Divinity School and a Ph.D. from Columbia University. James J. O Donnell is a professor of classics and provost of Georgetown University. He has served as president of the American Philological Association and is a Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America. He has published widely on the cultural history of the late antique Mediterranean world. His most recent book is Augustine: A New Biography (2005)."
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