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Heintzelman, "'But mir ein frisch ruoten har': The Jews as Scourgers of Jesus in Late-Medieval German Plays" (95-108); Dorothy S.
Carroll observes his true believers and wondrous objects during quick visits: an hour or so in the heat of August at a sanctuary in Palermo dedicated to beheaded souls or a day in Nocera Terinese on Holy Saturday to witness pairs of scourgers splatter their blood, vinegar, and wine all over the village.