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April 20, 2010 Julian of Norwich (1342-1420) o Female mystic Women who claim to have divine revelations o Benedictine nun o Revelations of Divine Love First Middle English book written by a woman o Anchorite Hermits Recluses Main difference is that they lived alone within a anchorite  community Anchorite Cells (anchorage) walled in cell with a window cells were built right into the stone walls that surrounded the  community Bridget of Sweden (1302-1372) o Female mystice o Came from a politically powerful family, and married a wealthy noble o Founded the Bridgittines St. Catherine of Siena (1347-1380) Female Heretics o Marguerite Porete
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Burned at the stake, accused of being a witch in 1310 Beguine Antinomian Sola fide = faith alone Faith alone will grant you salvation Didn’t reject the sacraments or religious law, she just said you didn’t 
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2011 for the course MDST 201 taught by Professor Hamonic during the Fall '10 term at University of Tennessee.

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