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Reading 2 January 26, 2011
Bodily Resurrection in Western Christianity
- Christians belief that at the end of time G-d will resurrect the dead
and make them incorruptible.
- Medieval discussion of bodily resurrection.
- Readers of medieval texts find them to be disturbing because of
their extreme liberalism and materialism.
- Cannibalism and resurrection
- Resurrection of foreskin and eaten embryos
- “Medieval art showing the process of reassemblage of parts into
- Posed with the question, “Am I my body?”