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As such, mica is the only material dimension of Hopewell ceremonialism that appears to have crossed into the realm of everyday life.
Sean Wilentz), "Models of Rulership in French Royal Ceremonialism," Rites of Power (Philadelphia, 1985), pp.
The answer would seem to lie at least partly in the new ceremonialism, associated with the Laudian altar, which at the same time served sharply to differentiate the religious policy of Charles I from that of his father.
However, the connection between Arminian sacramentalism and "Laudian" ceremonialism is problematized almost as soon as it is established.
The antiprelatical tracts--which include Of Reformation (1641), Of Prelatical Episcopacy (1641), Animadversions (1641), and The Reason of Church Government Urged Against Prelaty (1641-42)--attack the residually-Catholic ceremonialism and episcopal hierarchy of the Stuart church under Archbishop Laud.
9) Suffering from devastating political persecutions and social chaos in the late Tang, scholastic Buddhism steadily declined, giving way to Chan practitioners to assert their idiosyncratic pedagogy which extolled, at least in rhetoric, spiritual spontaneity and transcendence from stifling ceremonialism.
The imagery of royalty manifests recurrently throughout the 19th-century materials Brown examines, animating three concrete domains of neo-African social life and practice of particular significance for later trends in Afro-Cuban religion: the official hierarchies of royalty within cabildo institutions, the performance practices of their festival behaviour and sacred ceremonialism, and the constellation of iconography and prestige symbolism characterizing Afro-creole community organization in colonial society.
Erasmus had the vision of an inward religion and he wanted to offer a corrective for what he had come to see as the common error of all those who were turning religion into empty ceremonialism.
I'm doing chapters on disease and ceremonialism but am highlighting material for other contributors on art, fishing and other topics, too.
This is McArthur's 'curbing of anarchy', the main proposition of her thesis being that Kunimaipa ceremonialism was a driving force for social integration, linking individuals and groups both within and between parishes, wherever the obligations of kinship did not apply and conflict and violence were therefore likely.
What is built lies within the heart of each pilgrim, and it is not revealed externally except through a ceremonialism that is hardly spectacular even when multiplied by twenty million.
Edmundsbury was a piece of iconoclastic theater popular since the days of John Bale and continuing through the 1630s when The Cardinal's Conspiracy attacked the ceremonialism of the Laudian church in a similar fashion.