[EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt


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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt Mary Sharratt ´ 6 download review IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen Several years ago my husband and I went to Chicago to see a play called Late Nite Catechism It is helpful if one is Catholic and even helpful if one has gone to Catholic School which I did for too long in my opinion to understand what is going on in this play Anyway this was about the time when the Vatican decided to pare down it's list of

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt I'd had this book on a wishlist since the author announced its publication date months ago and it was released a few days before my birthday A friend purchased it for me as a gift and by my birthday I had read only a uarter of the book Was it

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt When I was fifteen I discovered the beautiful music of Hildegard von Bingen Incidentally the CD of her music that I discovered was a techno trance interpretation created by Richard Souther While I continue to love this work it's much

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt free download Ð PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Mary Sharratt Mary Sharratt ´ 6 download I love reading about the Saints and I love historical fiction but typically putting the two together makes for a disappointing read in my opi

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    review IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen Mary Sharratt ´ 6 download [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt I read one third of this book and didn't want to finish It has the tone of a YA novel and nothing of the mysticism of Hildegard von Bingen One third of the way through the book and she's only 15 years old Not worth going on because it obviously won't deliver what I hoped for

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    review IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt free download Ð PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Mary Sharratt I became a fan of author Mary Sharratt when I read her novel Daughters of the Witching Hill so I've been anticipating the release of Illuminations with great excitement and when I was offered the opportunity to review it I jumped at the chance Illuminations tells the story of Hildegard von Bingen who as a young girl was offered to the church as a companion to an anchorite nun Jutta Von Sponheim At the tender age of eight Hildeg

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt This was 45 stars for my enjoyment The read captured Hildegard's personality It's a gentle telling of her historical reality This fiction by Sharratt succeeds because she grabbed the strength that was inherent i

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    [EBOOK / KINDLE] IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen AUTHOR Mary Sharratt Mary Sharratt ´ 6 download free download Ð PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Mary Sharratt Sharratt constructed a very enjoyable imagining of what Hildegard von Bingen's life was like With each turn of the page I was really glad to not have lived her life I might have had to kill myself It was all I could do to make it thro

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IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen free read ↠ 6 Sharratt brings one of the most famous and enigmatic women of the Middle Ages to vibrant life in this tour de force which will captivate the reader from the very first page Sharon Kay PenmanOne could not anticipate this majesty and drama Illuminations is riveting following von Bingen through to emerge as one of the significant voices of the 12th century Unforgettable January MagazineOne of the most extraordinary. When I was fifteen I discovered the beautiful music of Hildegard von Bingen Incidentally the CD of her music that I discovered was a techno trance interpretation created by Richard Souther While I continue to love this work it s much maligned by people with better taste than myself This was one of my first exposures to New Agey ambient type music and also one of my first exposures to Hildegard the Ultimate Uppity WomanIt s just as well that von Bingen has an uppity personality she needed it to get through many years of her life At the age of 8 she was tithed to the Church and bricked up into two small monastery rooms to serve as a handmaiden to a mentally unstable anchorite Jutta Her life continued this way until Jutta s death 30 years later at which point fate God debilitating visions and a few political allies intervened Hildegard was definitely a woman operating in a man s world and it s to her credit that she did so successfully for many decades and it s to Sharratt s credit that she keeps you interested as you learn about the uintessential Uppity Woman of Medieval TimesAlso of note An excellent read alike would be Sacred Hearts by Sarah Dunant

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IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen free read ↠ 6 Women of the Middle Ages Hildegard von Bingen Benedictine abbess healer composer saint experienced mystic visions from a very young age Offered by her noble family to the Church at the age of eight she lived for years in forced silence But through the study of books and herbs through music and the kinship of her church sisters Hildegard found her way from a life of submission to a calling that celebrated the divine. I became a fan of author Mary Sharratt when I read her novel Daughters of the Witching Hill so I ve been anticipating the release of Illuminations with great excitement and when I was offered the opportunity to review it I jumped at the chance Illuminations tells the story of Hildegard von Bingen who as a young girl was offered to the church as a companion to an anchorite nun Jutta Von Sponheim At the tender age of eight Hildegard was sealed in a small cell with Jutta where she would remain for over two decades Once Jutta dies Hildegard works tirelessly to free her fellow nuns from the isolation of the anchorage and moves them to their own monastery at St Rupertsberg where she serves as Prioress Throughout her life Hildegard experienced religious visions and she would eventually record them into three works She also wrote plays music and books on natural medicine Hildegard was recently canonized as a saint by Pope Benedict XVI She is only one of four women to be named a Doctor of the Church by the Roman Catholic Church Mary Sharratt s writing is pure excellence She has a way of pulling the reader in and keeping them hooked Even though a majority of the book takes place in a tiny room there were never any slow or boring parts Hildegard was truly an amazing and inspiring woman and Sharratt does a fabulous job at bringing her to life Highly recommended

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IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen free read ↠ 6 Mother and the glories all around us In this brilliantly researched and insightful novel Mary Sharratt offers a deeply moving portrait of a woman willing to risk everything for what she believed a triumphant exploration of the life she might well have lived Gripping Like Ann Patchett's Bel Canto Illuminations is primarily about relationships forged under pressure Publishers Weekly Masterful Saint Paul Pioneer Pre. This was 45 stars for my enjoyment The read captured Hildegard s personality It s a gentle telling of her historical reality This fiction by Sharratt succeeds because she grabbed the strength that was inherent in that girl from the beginning through all the changes and conditions she both endured and recorded The prayers the songs the poetry they were exuisite The Divine Love she describes considering the physical conditions and the mental barriers put into place as young as she was Incredible to have such capacity Hildegard 12th century Germany is a mystic Doctor of the Church for her writings speeches the abbey establishing work Benedictine This is the 3rd or 4th book I ve read about Hildegard and it s the most kind in the prose of the specifics for her first 10 years in anchorage with Jutta She must have been remarkable Her visions and strength both mighty

  • Hardcover
  • 274
  • IlluminationsA Novel of Hildegard von Bingen
  • Mary Sharratt
  • English
  • 10 September 2019
  • 9780547567846