By Ken Jeremiah
This learn explores the historical past of Roman Catholic mummification, which maintains to at the present time within the use of latest state Egyptian mummification approaches on popes. It explores a number of kinds of mummies, the connections among the Catholic Church and Egyptian non secular practices, the remedy of the lifeless via different faiths, and the veritable cult that has arisen in Italy surrounding the saints whose our bodies are preserved.
by way of interpreting this strange perform from either clinical and cultural views, the booklet sheds mild on a comparatively unstudied point of the Roman Catholic faith.
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Christian Mummification: An Interpretative History of the Preservation of Saints, Martyrs and Others by Ken Jeremiah