The article analyses the way medieval individuals participated in religious devotion. In particular it examines Good Friday preaching and rituals which captured a high dramatic moment of emotional involvement in one's religion. To demonstrate these points, the article focuses on Elizabeth of Spalbeek; Margarita of Cortona; Gertrude van der Oosten; and Ladislaus of Gielnow.
|Translated title of the contribution||Performance of the Passion: The Enactment of Devotion in the Later Middle Ages|
|Title of host publication||Visualizing Medieval Performance: Perspectives, Histories, Contexts|
|Publisher||Ashgate Publishing Ltd.|
|Pages||129 - 142|
|Number of pages||14|
|Publication status||Published - 2008|