Historical Prussia in the mirror of confessional relations
This article develops the concept of historical process being determnined by cultural phenomena. The cultural aspect examined by the author is religious beliefs. It is shown that Prussia constituted a region of intersection between ancient Prussian paganism rooted in the proto-Indo-European era and Roman Catholic Church and Orthodoxy. The interaction of these forms of ideology is used to explain the history of Prussia.
1. Батыр А. Сказание о литовском громовержце ...
Ideology of Armenian and Russian Orthodoxy in the mirror of ritual objects: khachkars and wayside crosses
... functions that these religious objects enable, first of all, the creation of a sacred milieu, unification of the Orthodox believer with God, and the formation of Orthodox memory. At the same time, it is noted that the Armenian khachkars are closer to pagan cultures in comparison with wayside crosses of the Eastern Slavs; the fact that can be conditioned by the cultural history of these peoples.
1. Абегян М. Х. История древнеармянской литературы. Ереван,...
Poetics of the ‘ideal’: The ancient and Christian tradition in K. N. Leontyev’s novel Odysseus Polychroniades
... Словарь античности / редкол. В. И. Кузиншин (отв. ред.) [и др.] ; cост. Й. Ирмшер в сотрудничестве с Р. Йоне ; пер. с нем. М., 1989. С. 665—666.
ancient traditions, paganism, Christianity, literary text, ‘ideal’ hero, K. N. Leontyev, Odysseus Polychroniades
The execution of Henry Monte and the Prussian motif of “double death”
... Ordens. Frаnkfurt-am-Main, 2008.
19. Rousselle M. Die Besiedlung des Kreises Preuβisch-Eylau in der Ordenszeit //Altpreuβische Forschungen. 1926. H. 2.
«double death» rite, Henry Monte, Patollo, Potrimps, Balts, Teutonic Order, paganism.