Until she was 32 years old, she lived in privilege and luxury, dressing in silk and being carried through the city by eunuch slaves. If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. Jerome dedicated the Epitaphium sanctae Paulae to her, and at his death in 419, was buried near the tombs of Paola and Eustochium. Read your article online and download the PDF from your email or your account. AB - Book review of 'Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae', edited with an introduction and translated by Andrew Cain (2013). Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article/Exhibition review. N2 - Book review of 'Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae', edited with an introduction and translated by Andrew Cain (2013). I am sure to contemplate the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living,” and let herself go to death. ‘prurience’]). You could not be signed in. As a global organization, we, like many others, recognize the significant threat posed by the coronavirus. Together they form a unique fingerprint. By Andrew Cain., The Journal of Theological Studies, Volume 65, Issue 1, April 2014, Pages 304–306, https://doi.org/10.1093/jts/flu020. Don't already have an Oxford Academic account? Paula’s most significant contributions to Jerome’s preaching are the translation of the Bible from Greek and Hebrew into Latin. Access supplemental materials and multimedia. Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae. Oxford Early Christian Texts vol. The Lord is defending my life, who will I fear? Si cuncta corporis mei membra verterentur in linguas, et omnes artus humana voce resonarent, nihil dignum sanctae ac venerabilis Paulae virtutibus dicerem. T1 - Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae. She seemed to hear the voice of Jesus speaking to her in the words of the Song of Songs: “Get up, my friend, my beloved, and come soon! ‘Clean clothes and a clean body bespeak a dirty mind.’ These imperishable words, which deserve to be inscribed over the entrance to every launderette in the land, were the favourites of St Paula, lifelong lady-friend and co-alousiast of St Jerome, himself incontrovertibly the most dirty-minded of all Church Fathers (cf. Both Paula and Eustochium took an active part in Jerome’s preaching, becoming his most fervent collaborators and conforming more and more to his spiritual direction. The journal has been published continuously since 1905; over the years the number of issues per volume has varied, but it is now fixed at four. There they founded two monasteries, one for men and one for women. Jerome's epitaph on Paula. 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Search for other works by this author on: © The Author 2014. Memoria liturgica il 26 gennaio. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Oxford Early Christian Texts vol. Neil Adkin, Jerome’s Epitaph on Paula: A Commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae. Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae. The Classical Association of the Middle West and South, Inc. was founded in £140. The CAMWS region covers 31 states Register, Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. xxx + 569 incl. Most users should sign in with their email address. Login via your New York: Oxford University Press; ISBN:9780199672608. She herself suggested the need for such a translation, and with her daughter Eustochium, dedicated herself to copying the work so it could be shared far and wide. Published By: The Classical Association of the Middle West and South, Inc. (CAMWS), Read Online (Free) relies on page scans, which are not currently available to screen readers. Usage data cannot currently be displayed. Jerome's Epitaph on Saint Paula (Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae) is one of the most famous writings by one of the most prolific authors in all of Latin antiquity. ©2000-2020 ITHAKA. Accompanying the commentary is an introduction which situates the Epitaphium in the broader context of its author's life and work and exposes its various propagandistic dimensions. scholarships, grants, and prizes, CAMWS publishes a newsletter and a quarterly, The Classical Journal Wir kennen dank der Pilgerin Egeria, die Ende des 4. Oxford Early Christian Texts vol. Not only the monks and nuns of the two monasteries she founded, but also many of the poor, whom she had helped over the years, and who considered her a mother as well as a benefactor, took part in her exequies. Born in AD 347 to an illustrious Roman family with ties to the gens Cornelia (the ancient high noble - Patrician - family that traced its origins to the legendary king, Agamemnon, and produced more eminent statesmen than any other in Rome’s history), Paula married a Senator, Toxotius, from whom she had five children: four girls and a boy. Catholic Historical Review, 100 (1), 106-107. JSTOR®, the JSTOR logo, JPASS®, Artstor®, Reveal Digital™ and ITHAKA® are registered trademarks of ITHAKA. Jerome, who had left about a month ahead of them, rejoined them at Antioch, and together they made pilgrimage to the holy places in Palestine; they then went to Egypt, in the footsteps of the hermits and cenobites, and finally settled in Bethlehem. The critical Latin text and the facing-page translation will make the Epitaphium more accessible than ever before and will provide a reliable textual apparatus for future scholarship on this key Hieronymian writing. 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N2 - Book review of 'Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae', edited with an introduction and translated by … San Girolamo le dedicò post mortem l'Epitaphium sanctae Paulae. English; Jerome\u27s Epitaph On Paula : A Commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae . 17. This item is part of JSTOR collection Hieronymus, Epitaphium sanctae Paulae, 9). In September AD 385, after the death of her daughter Blesilla, Paula decided to leave for the Holy Land, accompanied by her daughter, Eustochium, to follow monastic life. ISBN : 978-0-19-967260-8 £ 140.00 Jerome's Epitaph on Saint Paula (Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae) is one of the most famous writings by one of the most prolific authors in all of Latin antiquity. It was Marcella, who, AD 382, introduced Paula to ​​St. For full access to this pdf, sign in to an existing account, or purchase an annual subscription. New York: Oxford University Press; ISBN:9780199672608. URL: /core/journals/journal-of-ecclesiastical-history. This data will be updated every 24 hours. journal = "Catholic Historical Review". She even gave to the poor from the stores meant to provide for her own community’s subsistence. 978 0 19 967260 8 - Volume 66 Issue 2 - Thomas E. Hunt It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide, This PDF is available to Subscribers Only. T1 - Jerome's Epitaph on Paula : a commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae. ^ Alfredo Cattabiani, Santi d'Italia, Milano, Rizzoli Libri S.p.a., 1993, ISBN 88-17-84233-8. p. 532; Bibliografia At the death of her husband, Paula approached the group of widows led by Saint Marcella, devoting herself with them to prayer and penance and hosting their semi-monastic order in her great Roman house on the Aventine Hill. All rights reserved. The Classical Journal. A clear example of their lifestyle is evidenced by the letter Paula wrote to Marcella, who had remained in Rome, to try to persuade her to leave the City and to reach them in Bethlehem. She used her vast inherited fortune to fund various charitable causes and to co-found with Jerome, in 386, a monastic complex in Bethlehem which was equipped with a hostelry for Christian pilgrims.The Epitaphium is one of the core primary texts on female spirituality (both real and idealized) in Late Antiquity, and it also is one of Jerome's crowning literary achievements, yet until now it has not received the depth of scholarly analysis that only a proper commentary can afford. the present writer, Jerome on Virginity: A Commentary on the ‘Libellus de virginitate servanda’ [Letter 22] [Cambridge, 2003], p. 455 [index s.v. Y1 - 2014. institution. 17. This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve. Il fecondo rapporto intellettuale e spirituale con Girolamo perdurò fino alla morte, che la colse, all’età di 59 anni, il 26 gennaio del 406: venne sepolta all’interno della Basilica della Natività di Betlemme. Check if you have access via personal or institutional login, COPYRIGHT: © Cambridge University Press 2015, Jerome's epitaph on Paula. 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She was buried in Bethlehem, in the church of the Nativity. The Business Manager of the journal is Thomas J. Sienkewicz of Monmouth College. Oxford Early Christian Texts vol. Arts & Humanities > Religion > Christianity > Early Christianity Arts & Humanities > Classical Studies > Classical Reception. IntroductionLatin Text and TranslationCommentaryAppendix. institution. For, behold, the winter is past, the rain has ceased, it is gone; show me your face, let me hear your voice, because your voice is gentle, your face is lovely.” To this she answered in the words of Psalm 27: “The Lord is my light and my salvation, of whom I will be afraid? Copyright © 2017-2020 Dicasterium pro Communicatione - All rights reserved. With a personal account, you can read up to 100 articles each month for free. 17. Jerome had a profound influence on Paula and was catalyst of her desire to embrace the monastic life in the East. Our distribution centers are open and orders can be placed online. Check out using a credit card or bank account with. This book presents the first full-scale commentary on this monumental work in any language. A Commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae with an Introduction, Text, and Translation, Oxford, 2013. 1. Oft handelte es sich um die Lektüre der Evangelienberichte oder um Psalmen oder Hymnen, die einen Bezug zu dem betreffenden Ort hatten. Jerome was a man of irascible temper, and Paula helped him, especially in his disputes with the followers of Origen, to conduct himself in their regard on the basis of humility and patience. Do be advised that shipments may be delayed due to extra safety precautions implemented at our centers and delays with local shipping carriers. Its Forum section features articles devoted to pedagogy. Epitaphium sanctae Paulae Volume 4 di Fondazione Lorenzo Valla Scrittori greci e latini Volume 4 di Scrittori greci e latini: Vite dei santi Volume 4 di Vite dei santi: Autori: Sulpicius Severus, Christine Mohrmann, Antonius Adrianus Robertus Bastiaensen, Jan W. Smit: Curatori: Antonius Adrianus Robertus Bastiaensen, Jan W. Smit: tradotto da Éditeur : Oxford University Press Collection : Oxford Early Christian Texts 600 pages ISBN : 978-0-19-967260-8 £ 140.00 All Rights Reserved. A commentary on the ‘Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae’, https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022046914002255. (Oxford Early Christian Texts.) publisher = "Catholic University of Amercia Press". For Permissions, please email: journals.permissions@oup.com. Login via your You do not currently have access to this article. In addition to holding an annual meeting and awarding Paula was also particularly fond of fasting and performing works of charity. Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae. Note ^ Girolamo, Epitaphium sanctae Paulae, 4, 2. 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