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In the early ninth-century Theodulf of Orleans and Smaragdus of Saint Mihiel served as advisers to Charlemagne. This book provides English translations of a Latin commentary on the Apocalypse written by Theodulf and three homilies on the Apocalypse by Smaragdus. A comprehensive essay introduces these texts, their authors, sources, and place in ninth-century biblical exegesis.
Medieval Institute Publications
Theodulf of Orleans, Smaragdus of Saint Mihiel, Apocalypse, Book of Revelation, Carolingian studies, biblical exegesis
Biblical Studies | History of Christianity | History of Religion | Medieval History | Medieval Studies
Citation for Published Book
Gumerlock, Francis X. Carolingian Commentaries on the Apocalypse by Theodulf and Smaragdus. Kalamazoo, MI: Medieval Institute Publications, 2019.