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H. B. Feiss O.S.B., R. Pepin, M. Rebbert
Sermons on the Liturgical Year

approx. 600 p., 152 x 229 mm
ISBN: 978-2-503-57721-0
Languages: English, Latin
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This volume makes avaialble for the first time in English over forty Victorine sermons arranged according the Liturgical year and fully introduced and annotated, and situated in the development of the Latin sermon.
The Victorines were dedicated to furthering the Church's ministry of preaching and to foster that they wrote, collected, copied and read sermons they gave at the abbey. Maurice de Sully drew on the work in preparing his collection of Old French sermons for parish priests. The Victorines themselves preached carefully crafted sermons in their chapter meetings on Feast Days. This selection of more than forty sermons, most of them translated for the first time, introduced, and annotated, makes their works available to English speaking readers for the first time.
Fr. Hugh Feiss, OSB, is managing editor of _Victorine Texts in Translation_ and editor of VTT2 and VTT10. Ronald Pepin (PhD Classics, Fordham) is the author of a number of translations from Latin. María Rebbert (PhD French, Catholic University) was professor of French at Hillsdale College.
Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
General Introduction

PRELUDE: HUGH OF ST. VICTOR

Introduction
Miscellanea 1.52: On the False Consolation of the World
Miscellanea 1.91: Go from Your Land and Your Kin. Sermon to the Brethren
Miscellanea 1.99: On Gratitude for God’s Benefits God Gives / and on Passing Judgment on Oneself and One’s Neighbor
Miscellanea 1.113: On Recalling the Feasts of the Saints
 

ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS SEASON

Godfrey of St. Victor: Sermon for First Sunday of Advent
Godfrey of St. Victor: Sermon for Advent
Absalom of Springiersbach: Sermon 4: On the Advent of the Lord
Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 5: On the Advent of the Lord
Godfrey of St. Victor: Sermon on the Birth of the Lord
Walter of St. Victor: Sermon 12: On the Birthday of the Lord
Absalom of Springiersbach: Sermon 10: On the Epiphany of the Lord
Walter of St. Victor: Sermon 18: On the Epiphany
 

FEAST OF THE PURIFICATION
 

Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 41: On the Purification of Blessed Mary Ever Virgin.         Concerning Purification of the Mind
Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 42: On the Purification of Blessed Mary. Concerning Purification of the Church

LENT AND THE EASTER SEASON

Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 43: On Septuagesima or at Another Time of Penance: concerning Seeds of Virtue to be Planted in Us, and Roots of Vice to Be Cast Out, with an Explanatory Parable Taken from the Delights of Paradise
Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 89: On the First Sunday of Lent
Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 44: In the Middle of Lent: concerning Jerusalem Taken through Allegory for the Holy Church
Absalom of Springiersbach: Sermon 18: In Lent, Laetare 
Absalom of Springiersbach: Sermon 25: On the Passion of the Lord
Anonymous of St. Victor: Sermon 3: On the Triple Glorification on the Holy Cross
Walter of St. Victor: Sermon 2: On the Paschal Solemnity
Maurice of St. Victor: Sermon 3: On the Ascension
Walter of St. Victor: Sermon 8: On the Holy Spirit
 

INTERLUDE: AFTER EASTER AND PENTECOST, MAURICE DE SULLY

Introduction
Sermons 18: Third Sunday after Easter
Sermon 20: Fifth Sunday after Easter
Sermon 31: Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon 32: Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
Sermon 38: Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

FEASTS OF SAINTS

Achard of St. Victor: Sermon 9: On the Solemnity of St. Augustine
Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 81: On the Feast of St. Gregory, About the Lampstand described in Exodus 25.
Maurice of St. Victor: Sermon 1: On the Solemnity of Blessed Victor
Richard of St. Victor: Three Sermons on the Feast of St. Michael
Sermones centum 85: On the Solemnity of St. Michael, I, from the History of the Book of Judith
Sermones centum 86: On the Feast of St. Michael, II, likewise from the Book of Judith
Sermones centum 87: On the Feast of St. Michael, III, from the Same Book of Judith
Walter of St. Victor: Sermon 11: On All Saints
Walter of St. Victor: Sermon 19: On the Feast of All Saints

IT IS FINISHED

Richard of St. Victor: Sermones centum 100: On the Feast of the Holy Cross
Indices to Scripture, other sources, subjects, Latin words.

Interest Classification:
Religion (including History of Religion) & Theology
Christian devotion & forms of religious expression
Sermons & preaching
Christian Church : religious orders
Orders of canons regular
Christian Theology & Theologians
Early Medieval (c. 650-1200)

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