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Christ lore

being the legends, traditions, myths, symbols, customs & superstitions of the Christian church

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Milwaukee, USA

Table of Contents

CONTENTS.
CHAPTER.
Introductory Preface -
I. Christian Symbolism ....
II. Mary, Virgin and Mother —
1. Birth and Parentage -
2. Immaculate Conception -
3. Education and Betrothal
4. St. Joseph ....
5. The Annunciation
6. The Visitation -
7. The Type op Purest Womanhood
8. Flower-Lore of the Virgin -
9. Astronomic Lore
10. Symbols and Monograms
11. Seven Joys and Seven Sorrows
12. The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin
III. The Childhood and Youth of Christ —
1. The Birth of Christ -
2. Christmastide Customs and Superstitions
3. The Circumcision and Presentation -
4. Visit of the Magi
5. Flight into Egypt
6. Christ's Childhood
2. The Stations of the Cross - - - 10
3. Related Traditions —
Traditions of St. Veronica - - - 10
The Accursed Wandering Jew - - 11
4. The Greater Passion - - - - 11;
The Nails - - - - -
The Piercing of Christ's Side - - I it
Christ's Wounds - - - - 119I
Stigmata ..... 120I
The Holy Grail - - - - 122I
The Penitent Thief - - - - 127
The Darkness of the Ninth Hour - - 129
Stabat Mater - - - , - 131
The Descent from the Cross - - 134
5. The Composition of the True Cross - 135
The Invention (or Discovery) of the Cross 146 1
Exaltation of the Cross - - - 146
The Superscription - - - - 1 47
The Crucifix - - - - 147
6. The Sign of the Cross - - - 148
7. Emblems of the Passion - - - 157
8. The Holy Sepulchre - - - - 160
" He descended into Hell " - - - 163
VII. The Resurrection and Ascension —
1. The Resurrection .... 165
2. The Ascension - - - - - 173
VIII. Pentecostal Times —
1. Death of Judas - - - - - 177
2. Successor to Judas .... 178
3. The Pentecostal Gift - 179
XI. Traditions Connected with the Church —
1. Symbols -
2. Christianity Foreshadowed in Rome -
3. The Seven Champions of Christendom - 2
4. The Church Militant —
Christ's Church on Earth - - - 2
Anti-Christ - - - - - 2
The Millenium - - - - 2
The Truce of God - - - - 2^
Pre9ter John - - - - - 23
The Church Triumphant - - - 23
Heaven - - - - - 23
Angels - - - - -23
The Seven Holy Angels - - - 23
St. Michael - - - - - 24
St. Raphael - - - - - 24
The Fall of the Angels - - - 245
6. The Day of Judgment ... - 245
The Devil - - - - - 246
Sin— Hell - - - - - 248
Note : Christian Doctrine of the Holy Trinity 249
XII. Hagiology —
1. All Saints - - - - - 251
2. All Souls' Day ----- 252
3. Patron Saints of Christendom - - 253
4. St. George of Cappadocia - - - 255
5. St. Sebastian - 256
6. St. Christopher ----- 257
7. .St. Cosmo and St. Damian - - - 259
8. St. Roche ------ 259
9. St. Nicholas - 260
10. St. Catherine ----- 261
11. St. Barbara - 263

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25891142M
Internet Archive
ChristLore
OCLC/WorldCat
551677460

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