Item description for The Life of Saint Mary Magdalene and of Her Sister Saint Martha (Cistercian Studies) by David Mycoff...
Overview The cult of the penitent Magdalene grew rapidly in western Europe in the Middle Ages, as a number of shrines and church dedications attest. This medieval narration, tracing in imaginative detail the lives of the two sisters after the Resurrection of Christ, provides a model for christian women.
Publishers Description Last year The DaVinci Code drew the world's attention to Mary Magdalene. Now read the real, unembellished story of Mary Magdalene in the Life of Saint Mary Magdalene and Her Sister Saint Martha: A Medieval Biography. This medieval myth, translated from the original Latin by David Mycoff, traces in imaginative detail the lives of the two sisters after the Resurrection of Christ, as well as providing a model for Christian women.
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Studio: Cistercian Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.68" Width: 5.52" Height: 0.41" Weight: 0.5 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2004
Publisher Cistercian Publications
ISBN 0879079088 ISBN13 9780879079086