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Injured virtue: or, The virgin martyr

Griffin, Benjamin

Injured virtue: or, The virgin martyr

A tragedy. As it was acted at the play-house in Richmond, by His Grace the Duke of Southampton and Cleaveland"s servants.

by Griffin, Benjamin

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Published by Printed for J. Brown [etc.] in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesVirgin martyr.
StatementBy Benjamin Griffin ...
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
ContributionsMassinger, Philip, 1583-1640.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 p. l., 79, [1] p.
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16881816M

With determination and God’s help all of us can attain that goal by persistent effort and prayer. Not all of us are expected to die a martyr‘s death, but we are all called to the pursuit of Christian virtue. So let us all, with God’s grace, strive to reach the goal that the example of the virgin martyr, Saint Maria Goretti, sets before us. Rome gave the Virgin-Martyr birth, Whose holy name hath filled the earth, And from the early dawn of youth She fixed her heart on God and truth. Then from the world's bewildering strife, In peace she spent her holy life, Teaching the organ to combine With voice, to praise the Lamb divine. Cecilia, with a twofold crown Adorned in heaven, we pray.

  In each period, McInerney finds two rhetorics around the virgin martyrs. While noting historical and cultural particularities, the author identifies a masculine rhetoric, which seeks to portray the martyr as an idealized figure of purity and to identify her virtue primarily as . Saint Lucy. Passages from the book: Saint Lucy - written by Ines Belski Lagazzi. Although very little information has been handed down to us, from the Grecian and Latin acts, about this saintly martyr who shines among the most luminous constellations of Heaven, the memories of Saint Gregory Magno, a Father of the western church, who lived in the VI century, have left us with ample information.

  St. Agatha, Virgin and Martyr, Third Century. We have her panagyrics, by St. Aldhelm, in the seventh, and St. Methodius, Patriarch of Constantinople, in the ninth centuries; also a hymn in her honour among the poems of Pope Damasus, and another by St. Isidore of Seville, in Bollandus, p.   St. Maria Goretti was born near Ancona (Italy). The daughter of a poor peasant family, Maria was well known to her neighbors for her cheerfulness and piety. When she .


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Injured virtue, or, The virgin martyr: a tragedy. [Benjamin Griffin; Philip Massinger; Thomas Dekker]. The name of the glorious virgin and martyr, Saint Philomena, is not as well known to the youth of our country as it should be.

From the beginning of the present century, this saint has been singularly honored in Italy as the patroness of youth, and the Author: Unknown Author.

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The Life and Miracles of Saint Philomena: Virgin and Martyr. Available for non-commercial, internal use by students, staff, and faculty at the University of Michigan for academic and research purposes inaries ribed from: Injured Virtue: or The Virgin Martyr.

A Tragedy. Injured virtue: or it was Acted at the Play-House in Richmond, By his Grace the Duke of Southampton and Cleaveland's : Benjamin Griffin.

The age of the virgin martyrs lies between the apostolic era and the time of the Church Fathers. Knowing the social and cultural backdrop of the early Roman Empire in which they lived also can help one to appreciate exactly what the Church honors in the virgin martyrs.

“Roman law forbade a woman to remain unmarried. The incredible story of the virgin martyr St. Margaret teaches us that we can and ought to serve God always - even, and most especially, in our youth. Augustine calls the years of youth the blossoms, the most beautiful flowers of life, and St.

Thomas Aquinas writes: "What the young give to God in their early years, they give of the bloom. Little Injured virtue: or known for certain about the life of Saint Agnes. The years usually given for her birth and death are andas longstanding tradition places her martyrdom during the persecution of Diocletian (c.

An inscription by Pope Saint Damasus I (c. ; elected pope in ) at the foot of the stairs leading to the ancient Basilica di Sant'Agnese Fuori le Mura (Basilica of St. Attached to the virtue of fortitude is the virtue of magnanimity, as Garrigou-Lagrange says: "To the virtue of fortitude is also linked that of magnanimity, which leads to the lofty practice of all the virtues."It also accounts for the martyr's ability to forgive the attacker.

"Queen Virtue’s court" - from Virgin Martyrs to Home-Front Propaganda Adina Ciugureanu (Ovidius University Constanta, Romania) [The concept of ‘virtue’, stemming from the Latin virtūs (‘manliness’), is primarily a philosophical term referring to the quality of good in human conduct. The term has its origins in the ancient world, particularly in the writings of Plato and Aristotle.

Margaret, Virgin and Martyr One of the Fourteen Holy Helpers July 20 ST. MARGARET was the daughter of a pagan priest at Antioch. She lost her mother in infancy and was placed in the care of a nurse in the country, who was a Christian, and whose first care was to have her little charge Baptized and to give the child a Christian education.

Margaret grew up a modest, pious virgin, and when. Injured Virtue; or, The Virgin Martyr; Love in a Sack; Charles Molloy – The Perplex'd Couple; Nicholas Rowe-The Tragedy of Lady Jane Grey; Lewis Theobald – The Perfidious Brother (plagiarized) John Vanbrugh – The Country House; Poetry.

Virginity has been the obsession of men for thousands of years. It has driven the best people, like the virgin warrior Joan of Arc, to fight for just cause.

Virginity has also lured the worst people, such as the sadistic Countess Elizabeth Bathory, to cause the murder of virgin maidens in order to bathe in their blood, or so the history books tell us.

Even apocryphal saints, like St. Ursula, a virgin martyr alongside her rumo virgin martyr handmaidens, might be technically removed from the rolls but remain stubbornly bricked into the walls of the Church.

They’re in the names of our. eval virgin martyr legend, a genre that was largely suppressed by the English Reformation. Following attempts in the s by religious authorities to ban the cycles of mystery plays in English towns and cities, most if not all remnants of hagiographical drama had disap-peared from the stage.3 The record of a fee of forty shillings paid to.

O Sweetest Lord Jesus Christ, source of all virtues, lover of virgins, most powerful conqueror of demons, most severe extirpator of vice.

deign to cast Thine eyes upon my weakness, and through the intercession of Mary most blessed, Mother and Virgin, and of Thy beloved spouse St. Agnes, glorious virgin and martyr, grant me the aid of Thy heavenly grace, in order that I may learn to despise all.

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Free shipping for many products. With determination and God’s help all of us can attain that goal by persistent effort and prayer. Not all of us are expected to die a martyr’s death, but we are all called to the pursuit of Christian virtue.

So let us all, with God’s grace, strive to reach the goal that the example of the virgin martyr. The present paper analyses the late Restoration adaptation Injured Virtue, or The Virgin Martyr () by Benjamin Griffin and compares it with its early modern source, the tragedy The Virgin Martyr () by Philip Massinger and Thomas Dekker.

After addressing Griffin’s motives for choosing this particular Jacobean play, the paper discusses. In a culture where impurity assaults us, the Church offers many models of virtue to us and to our young women.

They stand in stark contrast to the feminine role models offered to us by the disordered world. Here are the inspiring stories of four virgin-martyrs who suffered death rather than compromise their purity.

The martyrs made the violent death which others inflicted on them into something. [] And again: “In the hour, O Virgin, of my end keep me from the hands of the demons, and. century life of St.

Basil the New containing St. Theodora's vision of the aerial toll. ST LUCY, VIRGIN AND MARTYR – MEMORIAL: DECEMBER St Lucy, a virgin at Syracuse, illustrious by birth and because of her Christian faith, went to the tomb of Blessed Agatha at Catania and obtained the cure of her mother Eutychia, who had been suffering from an issue of blood.

He was also, at Richmond inSapritius in ‘Injured Virtue,’ his own alteration of the ‘Virgin Martyr’ of Massinger. This piece was acted by the servants of the Dukes of Southampton and Cleveland. On 12 Feb.

his name is for the last time, apparently, in .