‘Nostrorum socordiam temporum’: the reforming impulse of Bede’s later exegesis

@article{DeGregorio2003NostrorumST,
  title={‘Nostrorum socordiam temporum’: the reforming impulse of Bede’s later exegesis},
  author={S. DeGregorio},
  journal={Early Medieval Europe},
  year={2003},
  volume={11},
  pages={107-122}
}
This paper attempts to provide a synoptic view of the thematic development of Bede’s exergesis. It examines a selection of his commentaries written at different periods in his career and, by placing them against the social and political background of early eighth–century Northumbria, tries to indicate some important differences amongst them. The core of my argument is that, in contrast to his early commentaries, Bede’s mature exegesis is decisively infused by the aims and concerns of his later… Expand
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