Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Arts and Humanities Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Christianity

PDF

Series

Student Theses, Papers and Projects (History)

Articles 1 - 5 of 5

Full-Text Articles in Arts and Humanities

Sin, Salvation And The Medieval Physician: Religious Influences On Fourteenth Century Medicine, Chloe Buzzard Jan 2017

Sin, Salvation And The Medieval Physician: Religious Influences On Fourteenth Century Medicine, Chloe Buzzard

Student Theses, Papers and Projects (History)

During the outbreak of the Black Death in the fourteenth century, medieval medical theories were tested. With an unknown disease wiping out populations globally, physicians sought to explain and combat the plague through religion and medicine. Scholars have recognized disparities in medical responses across cultures in relation to religion, without exploring the root theological cause of these differences. My research focuses on variances between Christian and Muslim physicians’ reasons for the disease by examining the religious doctrine, namely the Qur’an, the Hadith literature, and the Bible along with medical treatises, plague tracts, and first-hand accounts of the plague from ...


The Irish Theology: Formation Of Celtic Christianity In Ireland (5th To 9th Century), Emma M. Foster Jan 2016

The Irish Theology: Formation Of Celtic Christianity In Ireland (5th To 9th Century), Emma M. Foster

Student Theses, Papers and Projects (History)

The conversion process of Ireland resulted in a culture that reflected both its pagan, Celtic roots and the new Christian ontology. From the fifth to ninth century, Ireland’s learned elite began to be converted to Christianity and created the early monastic settlements that shaped how Christianity was introduced. The interactions between the early Irish monastic founders and the pre-Christian Irish influenced the ways in which early monasteries were established and why Christianity was introduced the way it was. By establishing the Christian faith on the basis of Irish learning, the early church worked with the learned men to establish ...


Elizabethan Church Settlement: An Examination, Anna Keaton Jan 2009

Elizabethan Church Settlement: An Examination, Anna Keaton

Student Theses, Papers and Projects (History)

No abstract provided.


Boniface Viii And Philip Iv: Conflict Between Church And State, Mark Lowry Jun 2008

Boniface Viii And Philip Iv: Conflict Between Church And State, Mark Lowry

Student Theses, Papers and Projects (History)

No abstract provided.


The Controversy Of Constantine's Conversion To Christianity, Tyler Yung Laughlin Jun 2007

The Controversy Of Constantine's Conversion To Christianity, Tyler Yung Laughlin

Student Theses, Papers and Projects (History)

No abstract provided.