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MYSTIC WOMEN OF THE MIDDLE AGES Part 2 (4 Programs) DVD
Filmed at locations around Europe, this series presents the portraits of six women who served God in their own unique ways, from Margaret of Hungary, who lived in ascetic isolation on an island, to Joan of Arc, who led French armies to victory. Each program uses primary sources, such as letters, testimony, and works written by these women, while scholars and experts provide insightful commentary. Accompanying visuals include written and illuminated manuscripts, paintings, woodcuts, and iconography.
Four 49-minute programs:
HILDEGARD OF BINGEN
THE HUNGARIAN PRINCESSES: Elizabeth and Margaret
DIVINE NEGOTIATORS: Bridget of Sweden and Catherine of Siena
JOAN OF ARC: The Maid of Orleans