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Author Rumble, Alexander R.

Title Leaders of the Anglo-Saxon Church : from Bede to Stigand / edited by Alexander R. Rumble.

Published Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Publications of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies ; v. 12.
Publications of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies ; v. 12.
Books at JSTOR All Purchased.
Contents Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Contributors; Abbreviations; Introduction: Church Leadership and the Anglo-Saxons; 1 Bede and the Early English Church; 2 Archbishop Ecgberht and his Dialogus; 3 Abbatial Responsibility as Spiritual Labour: Suckling from the Male Breast; 4 Understanding the Earliest Bishops of Worcester c. 660-860; 5The Role of Bishops in Anglo-Saxon Succession Struggles 955x978; 6 Image-Making: Portraits of Anglo-Saxon Church Leaders; 7 To Keep Silence Following the Rule's Command: Bishop thelwold, Reforming Ideology and Communication by Signs.
8 Wulfsige of Sherborne's Reforming Text9 From Winchester to Canterbury: lfheah and Stigand -- Bishops, Archbishops and Victims; Index; Backcover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Essays bring out the important and complex roles played by Anglo-Saxon churchmen, including Bede and lesser-known figures.
Other author JSTOR, issuing body.
Subject Christian biography -- England.
Christian leadership -- England.
Electronic books.
Standard Number 9786613555588
ISBN 9781846158339