Gregory the Great and His World

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Cambridge University Press, Oct 9, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 241 pages
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The book is a study of Gregory the Great, the pope who sent Augustine (of Canterbury) and his fellow missionaries to convert the heathen English to Christianity (597). Markus gives a full account of Gregory's life and work, his thought and spirituality, within the setting of the world at the end of the sixth century. At a time of catastrophic change in Europe, Gregory's work as pope stands on the threshold of medieval Western Europe. The book deals with every aspect of his pontificate, providing a major contribution to the study of late antique society.
  

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Contents

Introduction a contemplative in a troubled world
1
Integritas animi ministry in the church
17
Sapienter indoctus scriptural understanding
34
Approprinquante mundi termino the world in its old age
51
The Christian community and its neighbours
68
Christiana respublica within the confines of the Empire
83
Terra mea Italy between two worlds
97
Argus luminosissimus the pope as landlord
112
In cunctis mundi partibus the far west
163
Inconcussam servare provinciam dissent in Africa
188
Epilogue
203
On the distribution of Gregorys correspondence
206
Glossary of terms for offices
210
Sources
211
Secondary works referred to
214
Index of Gregorian Texts
225

Scissum corpus the schism of the Three Chapters
125
Ravenna and Rome and beyond
143

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