Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Sermones
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‘Sermons’

Jacques de Vitry

Date: 1225-40

Original Language: Latin

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Jacques, both as bishop and as cardinal, composed and delivered hundreds of sermons in his career as a preacher of reform and crusade. It is in the later years of his life, in Rome, that he put into writing four major collections of model sermons: sermones dominicales (sermons for Sundays), sermones feriales (sermons for feast days), sermones ad sanctos (sermons in honor of the saints), and sermones vul…

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Tolan, John, “ Sermones”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 26 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25231>
First published online: 2010



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