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Saints and Their Miracles in Late Antique Gaul
Raymond Van Dam

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction3
Ch. 1Different Saints, Different Cults11
1The Cult of St. Martin13
2The Cult of St. Hilary28
3The Cult of St. Julian41
Ch. 2Gregory of Tours and His Patron Saints50
1Becoming a Bishop52
2Being a Bishop68
Ch. 3Bodily Miracles82
1Body and Community86
2Body and Power94
3Body and Theology105
Ch. 4Pilgrimages and Miracle Stories116
1Pilgrimages to Tours117
2"The Place Where His Body Is Now Honored"128
3Pilgrimages from Tours135
4Gregory's Vow142
Epilogue150
The Miracles of St. Hilary (= VH)155
The Suffering and Miracles of the Martyr St. Julian (= VJ)162
Appendix 1: The Suffering of the Martyr St. Julian (= Passio)196
The Miracles of the Bishop St. Martin (= VM 1-4)199
Appendix 2: A Sermon in Praise of St. Martin (= Sermo)304
Appendix 3: Inscriptions from the Martinellus308
Editions and Translations319
Bibliography323
Map335
Index337

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