Bibliography

Marilyn
Dunn

4 publications between 1999 and 2012 indexed
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Dunn, Marilyn, “Paradigms of penance”, The Journal of Medieval Monastic Studies 1 (2012): 17–39.
abstract:
This article offers a cognitive approach to the study of the development of penance and penitentials. It focuses on the mid-sixth-century Irish Penitential of Finnian (Uuinniau), a monastic leader whose background in British as well as Irish monasticism equipped him with knowledge of the works of Basil and Cassian. Uuinniau extended the monastic practices of examination of thoughts and repeatable penance to the laity, producing a paradigm shift which meant that penance not only remedied sin but also stimulated belief in the Christian God.
Dunn, Marilyn, “Columbanus, charisma and the revolt of the monks of Bobbio”, Peritia 20 (2008): 1–27.
Dunn, Marilyn, “Gregory the Great, the Vision of Fursey, and the origins of purgatory”, Peritia 14 (2000): 238–254.
Dunn, Marilyn, “Tánaise ríg: the earliest evidence”, Peritia 13 (1999): 249–254.