The Beginning Of Scandinavian Christianization Mission And Its Interpretation In Adam De Bremen’s Gesta Hammaburgensis


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The Beginning Of Scandinavian Christianization Mission And Its Interpretation In Adam De Bremen’s Gesta Hammaburgensis

Lukas Gabriel Grzybowski

Revista Signum, 2016, vol. 17, n. 1

This paper intent to launch a new view on the problem of the Christianization of Scandinavia in the Early Middle Ages. It is not a new topic under the historians of this period, but it continues to promote vivid debate among the specialist on the history of medieval northern Europe. A new approach to the problem is intended by following the methodological propositions of the Vorstellungsgeschichte. For that some passages of Adam of Bremen’s Gesta Hammaburgensis are going to be analyzed. As a result a shifting on the general tone on the Christianization debate is observed, once the medieval author’s perspective on the narrated facts assumes the center of the discussion.

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Author: Cianaodh Óg - a.k.a. Troy Young

Cianaodh (Pronounced Key-Ah-Knee) is Old Irish and means Ancient Fire. Óg is also Old Irish and it means Young which is my surname in modern English. My given or legal name is James "Troy" Young but my chosen, Pagan name is Cianaodh Óg and most people who know me outside of my spiritual family know me by my middle name, Troy. I am the High Priest of Temple Of the Standing Stones in Arlington, Texas - Spirit Of the Sycamore Tradition and variety blogger at Our Pantheons Way.

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