The Biography of a Cathedral: The Living Story of Man's Most Beautiful Creation and of the Pageant that Led to Notre Dame

The Biography of a Cathedral: The Living Story of Man's Most Beautiful Creation and of the Pageant that Led to Notre Dame By Robert Gordon Anderson, The Biography of a Cathedral The Living Story of Man s Most Beautiful Creation and of the Pageant that Led to Notre Dame This is the life story of Notre Dame of Paris and the pageant of history interwoven with it Beginning with its ancestry the Druid altar the Roman temple and the two churches that were parents of Not
  • Title: The Biography of a Cathedral: The Living Story of Man's Most Beautiful Creation and of the Pageant that Led to Notre Dame
  • Author: Robert Gordon Anderson
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  • Page: 318
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Biography of a Cathedral: The Living Story of Man's Most Beautiful Creation and of the Pageant that Led to Notre Dame By Robert Gordon Anderson, This is the life story of Notre Dame of Paris and the pageant of history interwoven with it Beginning with its ancestry the Druid altar, the Roman temple, and the two churches that were parents of Notre Dame it unfolds the story of Christian civilization as embodied in the Cathedral, in Paris and France, and the men who built or prepared the way for it Because the CaThis is the life story of Notre Dame of Paris and the pageant of history interwoven with it Beginning with its ancestry the Druid altar, the Roman temple, and the two churches that were parents of Notre Dame it unfolds the story of Christian civilization as embodied in the Cathedral, in Paris and France, and the men who built or prepared the way for it Because the Cathedral is the emblem of man s religious faith and aspirations, here is relived the story of Christ in the form of Whose Cross the Cathedral was built and of Our Lady and the saints who are honored there They head the rich procession which leads to Notre Dame by the Seine The author has handled this gigantic panorama in a series of stirring scenes developed with vividness, power, humor and charm Here are brought to life such would figures as Caesar, Constantine, Augustine, Genevieve, Clovis, Attila, Benedict, Gregory, Charles Martel, Charlemagne, the Cluny Abbots, Louis the Seventh, Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine, Suger, Philippe Auguste, Sulli the building Bishop of Paris, Saint Louis, and hosts of Little People quite as fascinating The book is filled with absorbing details of the development of church architecture and decoration, liturgy and vestments, and of civic life The author presents the Cathedral as a meeting place of God with men, as university for the wise, library for the unlettered, the cradle of guilds and parliaments His story echoes the chants, the war cries, the minstrel songs of old it is drenched with the colors of the bright Cathedral panes Here history is made to come alive by a man who has written distinguished historical works and who has prepared himself for this important book by years of study on the scene, by Notre Dame.
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