Lecture 2 and 3

A number of miracles are reported gradually as in the

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Unformatted text preview: that people had brought to the shrine. It would be lucrative to abolish the shrine for Henry II Margery Kempe is fined for doing his business in the street (vs. the ditch). The reason for Women walking on the inside, men on the outside due to chamber pot removal. Chronic undernourished. Animals side by side with people in the lower class homes. Things that should be readily cured, if they had had enough to eat. Just a good meal for three days might help people get better. A number of miracles are reported gradually, as in the cure happens over time. The issue with the instantaneous miracles is how much fraud is there? The monks were certainly aware of fraud. They would want information from home villages to establish reality of the miracles. Nonetheless there are appare...
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