Lay Confraternities and Civic Religion in Renaissance Bologna



The Renaissance Is Still Often Wrongly Characterized As A Period Of Religious Indifference Contradicting That Viewpoint, This Book Examines Confraternities Lay Groups Through Which Italians Of The Renaissance Expressed Their Individual And Collective Religious Beliefs Intensely Local And Dominated By Artisans And Craftsmen, The Confraternities Shaped The Civic Religious Cult Through Various Activities Such As Charitable Work, Public Shrines, And Processions This Book Puts These Religious Activities Into The Turbulent Social And Political Context Of Renaissance Bologna.Lay Confraternities and Civic Religion in Renaissance Bologna

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  • Paperback
  • Lay Confraternities and Civic Religion in Renaissance Bologna
  • Nicholas Terpstra
  • English
  • 15 December 2017
  • 9780521522618

10 thoughts on “Lay Confraternities and Civic Religion in Renaissance Bologna

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    Re read January 6 7, 2010 Argues that the increased bureaucracy needed to support the expansion of individual Bolognese confraternities led to the aristocratization or pseudo professionalization thereof, while the Council of Trent eff...

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