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The Resource Strange heaven : the Virgin Mary as woman, mother, disciple, and advocate, Jon M. Sweeney

Strange heaven : the Virgin Mary as woman, mother, disciple, and advocate, Jon M. Sweeney

Label
Strange heaven : the Virgin Mary as woman, mother, disciple, and advocate
Title
Strange heaven
Title remainder
the Virgin Mary as woman, mother, disciple, and advocate
Statement of responsibility
Jon M. Sweeney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sweeney, Jon M.
Dewey number
232.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BT603
LC item number
.S94 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mary
Target audience
adult
Label
Strange heaven : the Virgin Mary as woman, mother, disciple, and advocate, Jon M. Sweeney
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006011943.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagining Mary -- Why a virgin? -- A legend foretold by the Hebrew Prophets -- Was Mary the first disciple? (the Gospels) -- Mary and the Apostle Paul (why is he silent?) -- Mary in the non-canonical Gospels -- Mystical glosses that further added to the myth -- Appearing now in a field near you (apparitions and visions) -- Praying by hand (the rosary) -- Hail Mary, full of grace (and other evolved spiritual practices) -- Thousands of our ladies (feasts and titles) -- The gate of heaven (difficult dogma) -- Theotokos (divine motherhood) -- Immaculate Conception (removing the taint of sex) -- The Assumption of Our Lady (resolving spirit and matter) -- Co-redeemer with Christ (the chicken before the egg) -- Mary's milk of grace -- Unfortunate teachings of Bernard of Clairvaux and others -- Martin Luther's love for the Virgin -- The feminine face of God -- Strange heaven
Control code
ocm67240231
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ix, 233 pages
Isbn
9781557254320
Lccn
2006011943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
232.91 SW35 ; P ; XX-N ; NX0609SR ; Rev., NR ; ACQNXASSIGN0702(LS) ; Done 2/07.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67240231
  • (Sirsi) o67240231
Label
Strange heaven : the Virgin Mary as woman, mother, disciple, and advocate, Jon M. Sweeney
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006011943.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagining Mary -- Why a virgin? -- A legend foretold by the Hebrew Prophets -- Was Mary the first disciple? (the Gospels) -- Mary and the Apostle Paul (why is he silent?) -- Mary in the non-canonical Gospels -- Mystical glosses that further added to the myth -- Appearing now in a field near you (apparitions and visions) -- Praying by hand (the rosary) -- Hail Mary, full of grace (and other evolved spiritual practices) -- Thousands of our ladies (feasts and titles) -- The gate of heaven (difficult dogma) -- Theotokos (divine motherhood) -- Immaculate Conception (removing the taint of sex) -- The Assumption of Our Lady (resolving spirit and matter) -- Co-redeemer with Christ (the chicken before the egg) -- Mary's milk of grace -- Unfortunate teachings of Bernard of Clairvaux and others -- Martin Luther's love for the Virgin -- The feminine face of God -- Strange heaven
Control code
ocm67240231
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ix, 233 pages
Isbn
9781557254320
Lccn
2006011943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
232.91 SW35 ; P ; XX-N ; NX0609SR ; Rev., NR ; ACQNXASSIGN0702(LS) ; Done 2/07.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67240231
  • (Sirsi) o67240231

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