In the first part, Largier develops a model of flagellation
based upon the emerging ideas of penitential discipline.
Modernity finds a place for flagellation
in the category of sadomasochism, subordinating it as perversion to an idea of "'natural' sexuality oriented toward functional normality and institutional legitimacy" (442).
in Frankfurt, Germany) unravels the various layers of meaning and error that have occurred in readings of the painting, Piero della Francesca's The flagellation
of Christ, relating Bessarion's relation to the painting, and Italian knowledge of the astrolabe as he goes.
It takes a fresh look at the art, icons, rituals, myths and miracles in 11 countries central to the Christian faith for past centuries It features Christian Filippinos atoning for their sins by undergoing crucifixion and flagellation
, worshippers at Moscow's oniondomed churches, and a million crosses placed on a hill by Lithuanian believers.
FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT: "Christ after the Flagellation
," by Diego Velazquez, c.
Then, just across the street, we find Station 2 in the Flagellation
In two essays of Nicholas Terpstra the confraternities of Bologna are shown to divide between those members of the elite who administered charity and those commoners who maintained religious devotions, especially flagellation
. He shows that the elite constructed large and magnificent hospitals with funds from donations to religious causes, assuring that the elite members would not make significant contributions from their own resources.
Pleasant's evening was outstanding, a mixture of bravado, American history, musicology, greased vocal noodling, and virtuoso flagellation
of the man and the floor.
Walking into the summer show you were immediately confronted with an image of the flagellation
of Christ, his bound body surrounded by whipping tormentors.
In Echavarria's case, he started flagellation
for his mother who was suffering from different ailments.
The participants of the processions carried out self flagellation
with sharp knives mounted on chains, swords and blades besides beating their chests.
Which Hollywood film was the first to feature 'It's not exercise - it's flagellation