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medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture

As Paul VI is reported to have said of his health:
Senectus est aegritudo.
Tom Izbicki

Erik Drigsdahl wrote:
> medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture
>
> Tom, how nicely polite of you - if it is so was it not only inaccurate of me,
> but some incompetent nonsense. My memory does not seem to work
> very well here from my summer house;-)
> More than 30 years have passed since I made excerpts from Vincent of Beauvais
> and Thomas Aquinas.  A canonicus regularis in Paris as Hugo would certainly
> be better informed.
>
> Maybe I should apply for a Seniority Membership of this list in good time before
> I reach seventy?
> Here is a sort of relevant quatrain from a Paris calendar c.1500:
>
> ¶ Quant l'homme a soixante six ans vient
> Representé par le moys de Novembre
> Vieux, et caduc, et maladif devient
> Lors de bien faire est temps qu'il se remembre.//
>
> All best
> Erik
>
> At 8:59 -0400 27/08/09, Tom Izbicki wrote:
>   
>> Erik,
>>
>> Point 1 is not entirely accurate.  Matrimony became listed as a sacrament at least by the 12th century.  See this heading from Hugh of St. Victor, De sacramentis:
>> TRACTATUS SEPTIMUS. DE SACRAMENTO CONJUGII.
>>     
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