Ingeld and Christ.

Heroic concepts and values in Old English Christian poetry. by Michael D. Cherniss

Publisher: Mouton in The Hague

Written in English
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  • Christian poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism,
  • Didactic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism,
  • Epic poetry, English (Old) -- History and criticism,
  • Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature,
  • Ethics, Medieval, in literature,
  • Anglo-Saxons -- Intellectual life,
  • Heroes in literature,
  • Values in literature

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [258]-262.

Statement[By] Michael D. Cherniss.
SeriesStudies in English literature, v. 74
LC ClassificationsPR205 .C5 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination267 p.
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5305421M
LC Control Number72088189

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cherniss, Michael D. Ingeld and Christ. The Hague, Mouton, []. “What has Ingeld to do with Christ?”Alcuin’s celebrated question in a letter ofprobably addressed to a “Mercian b ishop concealed behind the by-name Speratus,” 1 rather than, as hitherto supposed, to Bishop Hygbald of Lindisfarne, clearly invited the answer “nothing whatsoever.” A definitive boundary is set between the heroic world of Germanic tradition and Author: Thomas G.

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The titles "Maxims I" (sometimes referred to as three separate poems, Ingeld and Christ. book I, A, B and C") and "Maxims II" refer to pieces of Old English gnomic poem "Maxims I" can be found in the Exeter Book and "Maxims II" is located in a lesser known manuscript, London, British Library, Cotton Tiberius B i.

"Maxims I" and "Maxims II" are classified as wisdom poetry, being Language: Old English. 6 Bolton, Alcuin and ‘Beowulf’, p.taking his cue from, but misrepresenting, Jänicke, O., ‘ Zeugnisse u. Excurse zur deutschen Heldensage ’, ZDA 15 (), –32, at – Alcuin's late-eighteenth-century editor Frobenius (reprinted by Migne in PL and ) depended for this letter as for many others on A.

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(Studies in English Literature, LXXIV.) The Hague, Paris: Mouton, []. Glds. THE reader might anticipate from the title, Ingeld and, Christ, that Professor Cherniss's book, a rewrite of his dissertation with two added chapters, will. Buy Ingeld and Christ by Michael D. Cherniss from Waterstones today.

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Jerome. Let’s word the matter in an even weightier manner than Tertullian, Alcuin, and Jerome—what does Delphi have to do with Golgatha?Pages: A new critical history of Old English literature User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict "What has Ingeld to do with Christ?'' Using Alcuin's remonstrance as both theme and context for their detailed examination of a remarkable literary corpus, the authors provide a critical reading of.

Christian Heroism and the West Saxon Achievement: The Old English Poetic Evidence. Kent G. Hare. Inthe Northumbrian scholar Alcuin, resident in the Frankish court of Charlemagne, inquired of Higbald, bishop of Lindisfarne, "Quid Hinieldus cum Christo" (Dümmler ) ("What has Ingeld to do with Christ?"), raising issues surrounding the relationship between Christianity.

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the lay of ingiald I N THE sixth book of Saxo Grammaticus’s Gesta Danorum there are embedded, in the narrative of the Danish hero, Starkath’s, life and deeds, two extensive poems, the Lay of Ingiald and Starkath’s Death Song; and a third lay, somewhat related to the Icelandic Víkarsbálk, is to be inferred from Saxo’s prose narrative.

The Exeter Book materials can also be viewed as a continuation of the Ingeld story in Beowulf and Widsið, with Ingeld on the run and his wife alone and desperate. By tying them all together we can develop an powerful alternative perspective for reading the Exeter Book poems.

The titles Maxims I (A, B and C) and Maxims II refer to pieces of Old English gnomic poem Maxims I can be found in the Exeter Book and Maxims II is located in a lesser known manuscript, London, British Library, Cotton Tiberius B i.

Maxims I and Maxims II are classified as wisdom poetry, being both influenced by wisdom literature, such as the Psalms and Proverbs.

Ingeld and Christ: Heroic Concepts and Values in Old English Christian Poetry. Shippey, T. // Modern Language Review;Jan, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p Reviews the book "Ingeld and Christ: Heroic Concepts and Values in Old English Christian Poetry," by Michael D.

Cherniss. Finn and Hengest is JRR Tolkien's exegesis of one of the long standing problems of Old English — reconciling the Finnsburh fragment with the Finn episode in Beowulf.

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Ingeld (Old English) or Ingjald was a legendary warrior who appears in early English and Norse was so well-known that, inAlcuin wrote a letter to Bishop Higbald of Lindisfarne questioning the monks' interest in heroic legends with: 'Quid enim Hinieldus cum Christo?' - What has Ingeld to do with Christ.

The legends that survive tell of Ingeld as an. Ingeld and Christ. Heroic Concepts and Values in Old English Christian Poetry.

By MICHAEL D. CHERNISS. The Hague and Paris: Mouton, Fl. The stated purpose of this study is to show how inadequate general, all-encompassing statements about the use of pre-Christian elements in Old English Christian poetry are and to illustrate.

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Jerome related a troubled dream in which “the Judge of all” accuses him of being not a Christian but a Ciceronian, and Alcuin admonished the monks of Lindisfarne, “What has Ingeld to do. The “superhero” he has in mind, Ingeld, was the heroic warrior mentioned in the English literary tradition’s earliest great narrative poem, Beowulf (line ).

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In Anglo-Saxon England, a variant of this question was asked, with reference to the “Christianity” of Beowulf: “What has Ingeld to do with Christ?” But truth, Clement, St. Augustine, Tolkien, and Lewis would argue, belongs to God, whether codified in scripture or nature or even within elements of paganism.

Old English heroic poetry celebrates ancient and contemporary warriors, but it also celebrates acts of self-sacrifice and the stories of brave women, and combines pagan and Christian values. Mike Bintley introduces some of the key texts of the genre, including Beowulf, The Battle of Maldon, The Dream of the Rood and Judith.what does Ingeld have to do with Christ?

Ingeld a hero in Scandinavian epic poetry. people still read these "pagan" poems and the result was a cross-fertilization of the Christian and Heroic systems that produced a tension, and a unique world .