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Military Saints in Byzantium and Rus 900 1200 [KINDLE] ❁ Military Saints in Byzantium and Rus 900 1200 ❅ Monica White – Thomashillier.co.uk The rulers of the Byzantine Empire and its commonwealth were protected both by their own soldiers and by a heavenly army the military saints The transformation of Saints George Demetrios Theodore and in Byzantium PDF/EPUB ¶ The rulers of the Byzantine Empire and its commonwealth were protected both by their own soldiers and by a heavenly army the military saints The transformation of Saints George Demetrios Theodore and others into the patrons of imperial armies was one of the defining developments of religious life under the Macedonian emperors This Saints in Byzantium and Rus Kindle - book provides a comprehensive study of military sainthood and its roots in late antiuity The emergence of the cults is situated within Military Saints Epub / a broader social context in which mortal soldiers were euated with martyrs and martyrs of the early Church recruited to protect them on the battlefield Dr White then traces the fate of these saints in early Rus drawing on unpublished manuscripts and other under utilised sources to discuss their veneration within the princely clan and their influence on the first native saints of Rus Boris and Gleb who eventually joined the ranks of their ancient counterparts.

  • ebook
  • 272 pages
  • Military Saints in Byzantium and Rus 900 1200
  • Monica White
  • 22 December 2016
  • 9781299257108

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