Sentence Examples

  • The original idea was conceived by a Jesuit father, Heribert Rosweyde (see Hagiology), and was explained by him in a sort of prospectus, which he issued in 1607 under the title of Fasti sanctorum quorum vitae in Belgicis Bibliothecis manuscriptae.
  • The accounts of his sister and niece have the defect of all hagiology; they are obviously written rather with a view to the ideas and the wishes of the writers than with a view to the actual and absolute personality of the subject.
  • HAGIOLOGY (from Gr.
  • If hagiology be considered merely in the sense in which the term has come to be understood in the later stages of its development, i.e.
  • But the bases of hagiology may fairly be said to have been laid at the time when hagiographic documents, hitherto dispersed, were first brought together into collections.

How would you define hagiology? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus

Also Mentioned In