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Le sacré et le salut à Antioche au IVe siècle apr. J.-C.

Pratiques festives et comportements religieux dans le processus de christianisation de la cité

Fourth century Antioch is usually considered as a Christian city. However, its merry and exuberant festive practices revealed an inclusive religiosity. Intermingled with jubilant pagan festivals and Dionysiac abandonment, Jewish and Christian festivals alike were celebrated in carousing Dionysian processions made incessant by the numerous religious holidays of a city at once Christian, Pagan, Jewish and Manichaean.

Antiochians aspired to salvation above all else and sought it in the st...

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  • Publisher : Presses de l’Ifpo
  • Series : Bibliothèque archéologique et historique | BAH 176
  • Place of publication : Beyrouth
  • Year of publication : 2006
  • Published on OpenEdition Books : 07 avril 2015
  • EAN (Print version) : 9782351590317
  • Electronic EAN : 9782351592922
  • DOI : 10.4000/books.ifpo.4057
  • Number of pages : 288 p.

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