„Fatherless we are, orphans...“ Sepulchral sermons for bishops in the Early Modern Period and the construction of the diocese continuity. Cover Image
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„Sirotci uèinìni jsme bez otce“. Pohøební kázání nad biskupy v raném novovìku a konstrukce kontinuity diecéze
„Fatherless we are, orphans...“ Sepulchral sermons for bishops in the Early Modern Period and the construction of the diocese continuity.

Author(s): Radmila Pavlíčková
Subject(s): History
Published by: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci

Summary/Abstract: The study deals with the image of the continuity and antiquity of a diocese in funeral sermons over bishops in the Early Modern Ages. Funeral sermons over bishops include passages in which the author describes the history of the diocese, points out the predecessors of the deceased as well as his successors, reminds the faithful of the eternal intercession which the deceased bishop gives to his diocese etc. Special attention is given to the funeral sermon over the Bishop of Olomouc, Cardinal Wolfgang Hannibal Schrattenbach († 1738).

  • Issue Year: 2007
  • Issue No: 33
  • Page Range: 109-127
  • Page Count: 19
  • Language: Czech