Let me count the ways: canonists and theologians contemplate coital positions

@article{Brundage1984LetMC,
  title={Let me count the ways: canonists and theologians contemplate coital positions},
  author={J. Brundage},
  journal={Journal of Medieval History},
  year={1984},
  volume={10},
  pages={81-93}
}
  • J. Brundage
  • Published 1984
  • History
  • Journal of Medieval History
The fascinated horror that characterized treatments of sexual problems by medieval Churchmen is particularly evident in their attempts to provide guidance for Christians concerning the intimate details of marital relations. Christian moralists, canonists, and theologians from the patristic period onward commonly maintained that only one posture was appropriate and natural for human sexual intercourse. This article examines the efforts of successive generations of Christian teachers to account… Expand
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