Saving the Souls of Medieval London: Perpetual Chantries at St Paul’s Cathedral, c.1200-1548

Marie-Helene Rousseau

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Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

St Paul’s Cathedral stood at the centre of religious life in medieval London and this investigation of its chantries – pious foundations through which donors endowed priests to celebrate intercessory masses for the benefit of their souls – sheds light on the role chantries played in promoting the spiritual well-being of medieval London.