Darby, Peter





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Darby, Peter, Bede and the end of time, Studies in Early Medieval Britain and Ireland, Farnham, Surrey, Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2012. xv + 261 pp.

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Bede and the end of time
Place
Farnham, Surrey • Burlington, VT
Publisher
Ashgate
Year
2012
Number of pages
xv + 261
Subjects and topics
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History, society and culture
Agents
BedeBede (d. 735) – English monk at Monkwearmouth-Jarrow; author of the Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum and works on various religious and theological subjects.
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Keywords
time reckoning eschatology computus
“Introduction: Bede and the future”
Part I: The world ages framework
[1] “Chronology and the world ages in De temporibus
[2] “The Epistola ad Pleguinam and its contemporary setting”
[3] “The expanded world ages scheme”
Part II: Bede’s eschatological vision
[4] “Signs, portents and the end-time sequence”
[5] “The Day of Judgement and the eternal afterlife”
Part III: Bede’s eschatological perspective
[6] “Bede’s eschatological perspective and Gregory the Great”
[7] “Bede’s eschatological perspective in the crisis of 716”
[8] “Bede’s eschatological perspective: the wider context”
“Conclusion”
[Appendix I] “Systems of chronological division”
[Appendix II] “Glossary of terms”
Bibliography; Index
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen