HACIA UN BARROQUISMO HISPANO AMERICANO: HIBRIDEZ E INTERTEXTUALIDAD EN EL COLOQUIO DE LOS CUATRO ÃšLTIMOS REYES DE TLAXCALA
- Abstracts. // Werkstatt Geschichte;2013, Issue 63, p149
A section of abstracts for the December 2013 issue of the history research periodical "Werkstatt Geschichte" is presented on topics including the bereavement reactions of Chinese families after the death of a child in the literature of the late imperial period, drowning deaths of children in...
- SiÃ°askipti e riti pagani nelle saghe islandesi. DEL ZOTTO, CARLA // Studi e Materiali di Storia delle Religioni;2012, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p377
This article deals with descriptions of heathen rites and beliefs often reported in Icelandic sagas against the backdrop of a prospective con-version to Christianity. The analysis shows that such narratives, despite their seemingly impartial narratorial stance, are deeply influenced by a...
- Desiring Conversion: Hermas, Thecla, Aseneth. Matthews, Shelly // Church History;Jun2012, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p418
A review of the book "Desiring Conversion: Hermas, Thecla, Aseneth," by B. Diane Lipsett, is presented.
- Correction. // Michigan Historical Review;Fall2013, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p129
A correction to the article that reviewed the book "The Catholic Calumet: Colonial Conversions in French and Indian North America," by Tracy Neal Leavelle, which appeared within the Spring 2013 issue, volume 39, number 1, is presented.
- About This Issue. Endres, David J. // U.S. Catholic Historian;Spring2014, Vol. 32 Issue 2, preceding p1
An introduction is presented in which the author states that the focus of the journal is conversion to Catholicism in the U.S. in the 19th and 20th centuries, and briefly profiles authors Lincoln A. Mullen, Erin Bartram, Stephanie A.T. Jacobe, Charles R. Gallagher, S.J., and Tim Lacy.
- FORZARE LE ANIME. Caffeiro, Marina // Rivista di Storia del Cristianesimo;Jun2010, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p3
The article reviews the conference held September 11 and 12, 2009 in Brescia, Italy on the concept of forced conversion. Topics discussed include theological and philosophical concepts of liberty and free will, the politics of proselytizing, and religious doctrine related to forced conversion...
- Dancing in the Shadows: Ritual, Drama and the performance of Baptisms in the Digby Conversion of St. Paul and Philip Massinger's The Renegado. Hansen, Matthew C. // Quidditas;2009, Vol. 30, p56
The anonymous Digby Conversion of St. Paul aims at historical verisimilitude in order to distance the on-stage baptism the play contains from the rite as performed in early sixteenth-century English churches. Philip Massinger's The Renegado (published 1624), presenting the conversion and baptism...
- L'Ã‰GLISE ET LES CONSENTEMENTS ARRACHÃ‰S: Violence et crainte dans le baptÃªme et l'apostasie (Espagne, XVIe-XVIIe siÃ¨cle). Poutrin, Isabelle // Rivista di Storia del Cristianesimo;Dec2010, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p489
No abstract available.
- The Absence of Spiritual Awakening and Understanding in Religious Conversion. Bakken, Tim // Journal of Religious Thought;2006/2007, Vol. 59/60 Issue 1/2, 1, p101
The article explores the context of religious conversion in the realm of spiritual awakening. It notes that religious conversion brings hope to African American people who suffered from the harshness of slavery. It believes that the said conversion will uplift the status of African Americans,...