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Codex Calixtinus – Wikipedia

Book IV is attributed to Archbishop Turpin of Reims and commonly referred to as Pseudo-Turpinalthough it is the work of an anonymous writer of the 12th century.

James the Moorslayer’ is considered by scholars to be an early example of propaganda by the Catholic Church to drum up recruits for the military Order of Santiago. University of California Press.

The Miracles of Saint James English translation.

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The Order was formed in order to help protect church interests in northern Spain from Moorish invaders. Latin Wikisource has original text related to this article: Book IV had been torn off ineither by accident, theft or at the decree of King Philip IIIand it was reinstated during the restoration.

Retrieved from ” https: It also tells of the custom started by the first pilgrims of gathering souvenir sea shells from the Galician coast. This widely publicized and multi-copied book describing the legend of Santiago Matamoros or ‘St.


Olive Press Newspaper – Theolivepress. This date serves as terminus ante quem for the compilation of the Liber excluding appendices. In it are also found descriptions of the route, works of art to be seen along the way, and the customs of the local people. Retrieved 4 July The popular appeal of Book V led to it achieving the greatest fame, and it has been described as the first tourist’s guide book.

Its relative size and the information it contains on the spiritual aspects of the pilgrimage make it the heart of the codex.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Codex Calixtinus. The work was particularly popular at the Abbey of Cluny. Book I accounts for almost half of all the codex and contains sermons and homilies concerning Saint James, two descriptions of his martyrdom and official liturgies for his veneration.

Throughout northern Spain along the Way of St. There were also several other objects of catholicci stolen from the Cathedral found in the home of the former employee.

It describes the coming of Charlemagne to Spain, his defeat at the Battle of Roncevaux Pass and the death of the knight Roland.

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The Pilgrimage Road to Santiago. James; discusses the route to Compostela in both physical and spiritual terms; and celebrates the blessings of the saint bestowed on the pilgrims of the route, on Spain and on Galicia. Archived from the original on Congaudeantt V is a wealth of practical advice for pilgrims, [18] informing them where they should stop, relics they should venerate, sanctuaries they should visit, bad food they should be wary of [19] and commercial scams, including in the author’s opinion, other churches who claimed to hold relics of St.

Liber de translatione corporis sancti Jacobi ad Compostellam. The History of Basque Routledge: It commemorates the life, death and translation of the remains of St.

In later years the legend became somewhat of an embarrassment in its depiction of Saint James as catgolici bloodthirsty avenger years after his death. Codex Calixtinus was long held in the archives of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and was rediscovered there by the Jesuit scholar Padre Fidel Fita in He also describes how the manuscript survived many hazards from cafholici to drowning.

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