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It was intended as an anthology of background detail and advice for pilgrims following the Way of St. The work was particularly popular at conagudeant Abbey of Cluny.

The History of Cognaudeant Routledge: Olive Press Newspaper – Theolivepress. Codex Calixtinus was long held in the archives of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and was rediscovered there by the Jesuit scholar Padre Fidel Fita in With some exceptions, each folio displays a single column of thirty-four lines of text.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Latin Wikisource has original text related to this article: Liber de translatione corporis sancti Jacobi ad Compostellam.

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Throughout northern Spain along the Way of St. There are some clues suggestive of a later date of aroundbut none of them render impossible a date of around On and Off the Road to Santiago. In later years the legend became somewhat of an embarrassment in its depiction of Saint James as a bloodthirsty avenger years after his death. Retrieved from ” https: James”, Codex Congaudexnt is the archetype manuscript for the composite Liber sancti Jacobi.


In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Retrieved 4 July The Order was formed in order to help protect church interests in northern Spain from Moorish invaders.

Views Read Edit View history. There were also several other objects of worth stolen from the Cathedral found in the home of the former employee. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

The Chronicle of Pseudo-Turpin English translation. This page was last edited on 27 Octoberat This widely publicized and multi-copied book describing the legend of Santiago Matamoros or ‘St. University of Notre Dame. Culture and Society in Medieval Galicia: On 4 Julythe codex was found in the garage of a former employee of the Cathedral.

The Veneranda Dies sermon is the longest work in Book One and seems to have been part of the feast day celebrations for St. The historical content of the compilation is emergence of Saint James as a patron saint for the fight against Islam in Iberia. Today this legend in northern Spain has cultural and historical significance that is completely separate from any of the original intentions by the Catholic Church.

It is a pseudepigraph attributed to Pope Callixtus II ; its principal author or compilator is referred to as “Pseudo-Callixtus”, often identified with French scholar Aymeric Picaud. Contexts – Making sense of things: Book I accounts for almost half of all the codex and contains sermons and homilies concerning Saint James, two descriptions of his martyrdom and official liturgies for his veneration.


Its most likely date of compilation is the period of — Its oversized pages were trimmed down during a restoration in The miracles in book II are recounted with their dates, between andso that the completion of the compilation can with some certainty be dated to between andand with highest probability to the s.

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These passages are of great interest to musicologists as they include early examples of polyphony. The chapter also includes an account of Roland’s defeat of the giant Saracen Ferragut. University of California Press. The popular appeal of Book V led to it achieving the greatest fame, and it has been described as the first tourist’s guide book.

He also describes how the manuscript survived many hazards from fire to drowning. Retrieved 29 July The Pilgrimage Road to Santiago. It also describes the city of Santiago de Compostela and its cathedral. The former cathedral employee was convicted of the theft of the codex and of EUR 2.

In Ole Peter Grell. The compilation is most likely due to the French scholar Aymeric Picaud.