Cookies Policy

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Das Nachleben des Heiligen und das Leben der Passio Olavi: Fazit

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This concluding chapter presents an overview on the afterlife of the Saint and the life of the Passio Olavi. The Passio Olavi remained a productive and dynamic work done by different social groups until the end of the Middle Ages. The chapter discusses the ways of Passio Olavi through medieval Europe. It examines the Miracle collection in the Passio Olavi and the construction of holiness in the Passio Olavi. The chapter discusses the cult propaganda of the Archdiocese of Nidaros and their implementation in the Passio Olavi narrative. The formal stylistic aspects of dreams and visions in the Olav miracles reveal different concepts of presentation of the Saints. The chapter discusses the Olav worship and the Passio Olavi in Norway. It examines the Passio Olavi in France and Sweden. The original text of the chapter is in German.

Keywords: Archdiocese of Nidaros; medieval Europe; Miracle collection; Olav miracles; Olav worship; Passio Olavi



Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
    Der heilige Wikingerkönig Olav Haraldsson und sein hagiographisches Dossier (2 vols.) — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation