Hugh believed that God did not have to send Jesus and that He had other options open to Him. This book introduces Hugh within his community in twelfth-century Paris and summarizes his major works according to his own threefold conception. One such particularly influential work was the Exposition of the Rule of St Augustine, now accepted to be from the Victorine school but not by Hugh of St Victor.[23]. Peter Lombard was born in Lumellogno (then a rural commune, now a quartiere of Novara, Piedmont), in northwestern Italy, to a poor family. Both refer to a drawing that symbolically presents the spiritual teaching of the treatises. Pope Victor III (c. 1026 – 16 September 1087), born Dauferio, was the head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 24 May 1086 to his death. It was around 1108 that William of Champeaux … [1] Some sources say that his birth occurred in the Harz district, being the eldest son of Baron Conrad of Blankenburg. Hugh of Saint Victor; Academic work; School or tradition: Scholasticism: Notable works: Libri Quattuor Sententiarum; Magna glossatura; Influenced: Albert the Great; Thomas Aquinas; Bonaventure; Duns Scotus; William of Ockham; Gabriel Biel Biography Early years. The modern edition is. McGinn (1994), p365, gives 'around 1120' as the date. It was republished in 1854, with slight modifications, by the Abbé Migne in P.L., CLXXV-CLXXVII, but it is neither complete nor critically satisfactory, and should be used in conjunction with J.-B. Hugonis de Sancto Victore De sacramentis Christiane fidei, ed. Opening page from the St Alban's Abbey copy of Ralph's Abbreviationes chronicorum and Ymagines historiarum, featuring a table of the innovative marginal signs he introduced to help index his work … Latin texts of Hugh of St. Victor are available in the Migne edition at Documenta Catholica Omnia. "Hugh of St-Victor". [citation needed] He is quoted in many other publications after his death,[citation needed] and Bonaventure praises him in De reductione artium ad theologiam. 1097-1101; d. 1141) was a canon regular who entered the Abbey of St. Victor in Paris. Hugh of St Victor’s two treatises on Noah’s Ark, De arca Noe morali and De arca Noe mystìca, are major twelfth-century writings on the contemplative life with a significant relationship to the medieval iconographie tradition. 27 likes All Members Who Liked This Quote. In 1133 he was made head of the monastery school, which became under him one of the principal centers of learning in medieval France. John of Toulouse wrote a short Vita of Richard in the seventeenth century. He said that Richard came from Scotland. He studied philosophy, theology, and jurisprudence in Paris, and next taught law in the same city. Hugh of Saint-Victor, also called Hugo of Saint-Victor was an eminent scholastic theologian who began the tradition of mysticism that made the school of Saint-Victor, Paris, famous throughout the 12th century. After his death, he was canonized as a saint; his feast … I suggested this move originally as uncontroversial because I consider either "St Victor" or "St. Victor" to be controversial, whereas "Saint Victor" is undeniably correct (as is "Saint-Victor"). Author of The didascalicon of Hugh of St. Victor, Didascalicon de studio legendi =, L' art de lire, The Didascalicon of Hugh of St. Victor, Hugh of Saint-Victor, An exposition of certayne words of S. Paule, to the Romaynes, entiteled by an old wryter Hugo. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository Media in category "Hugh of Saint Victor" The following 13 files are in this category, out of 13 total. Adam likely had contact with a number of important theologians, poets, and musicians of his day, including Peter Abelard and Hugh of St Victor, and he may have taught Albertus Parisiensis. Hugh of St. Victor (b. ca. In 1225 he … A helpful, though not necessarily complete, list of Hugh's work – along with modern editions and translations – is printed in Hugh Feiss, ed. In it he outlined three types of philosophy or "science" [scientia] that can help mortals improve themselves and advance toward God: theoretical philosophy (theology, mathematics, physics) provides them with truth, practical philosophy (ethics, economics, politics) aids them in becoming virtuous and prudent, and "mechanical" or "illiberal" philosophy (e.g., carpentry, agriculture, medicine) yields physical benefits. Denifle, arguing from the anonymity of the MSS., left the question open. Hugh of St Victor, Explanation of the Rule of St. Augustine, translated by Aloysius Smith, (London, 1911) Hugh of St Victor, The Soul's Betrothal-Gift, translated by FS Taylor, (London, 1945) [translation of De Arrha Animae] Hugh of St Victor, On the sacraments of the Christian faith: (De sacramentis), translated by Roy J Deferrari, (Cambridge, MA: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1951) … ↑ Reprinted in PL 176:173-618 and in Hugonis de Sancto Victore De sacramentis … The opus restaurationis was that which dealt with the reasons for God sending Jesus and the consequences of that. Hugh separated everything along the lines of opus creationis and opus restaurationis. HUGH OF ST VICTOR (c. 1078–1141), mystic philosopher, was probably born at Hartingam, in Saxony. Very little is known about the origins and upbringing of Richard of Saint Victor. After spending some time in a house of canons regular at Hamersleben, in Saxony, where he completed his studies, he removed to the abbey of St Victor at Marseilles, and thence to the abbey of St Victor in Paris. He left the cathedral for the Abbey of Saint Victor around 1133, probably because of his attempts at imposing the Rule of St Augustine at the cathedral. Wikipedia says of him: Hugh wrote many works from the 1120s until his death, including works of theology, commentaries, mysticism, philosophy and the arts, and a number of letters and sermons. If the date of birth really should be 1078 then please reinstate this and provide a reference for the date. [2], Hugh wrote many works from the 1120s until his death (Migne, Patrologia Latina contains 46 works by Hugh, and this is not a full collection), including works of theology (both treatises and sententiae), commentaries (mostly on the Bible but also including one of pseudo-Dionysius' Celestial Hierarchies), mysticism, philosophy and the arts, and a number of letters and sermons.[4]. ... scholars and intellectuals including Hugh of St. Victor, Peter Lombard and Thomas Becket. Hugh of St. Victor → sister projects: Wikidata item., — (Latin DE SANCTO CARO; DE SANCTO THEODORICO). In 1125–30, Hugh wrote three treatises structured around Noah's ark: Various other treatises exist whose authorship by Hugh is uncertain. An older edition of the Latin text is in PL 175:928A. As with many medieval figures, little is known about Hugh's early life. Also an other worke of the truth of Christes naturall body. It is not a critical edition, however, and genuine, spurious, and doubtful works are found side by side. The Abbey of Saint Victor, Paris, also known as Royal Abbey and School of Saint Victor, was an abbey near Paris, France. Hugh of Saint Victor, 1096–1141, French or German philosopher and theologian, a canon regular of the monastery of St. Victor, Paris, from c.1115. He is the author of two … Hugh of St. Victor was a Saxon churchman who read and wrote much. Boyd Taylor Coolman and Dale M Coulter, eds. First comes the pedagogical foundation (Didascalicon), including the historical sense of sacred scripture, then the … http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07521c.htm; http://www.medievalchurch.org.uk/p_hugh.php. BetacommandBot 22:11, 9 November 2007 (UTC), I suggested this move originally as uncontroversial because I consider either "St Victor" or "St. Victor" to be controversial, whereas "Saint Victor" is undeniably correct (as is "Saint-Victor"). Over the protests of his family, he entered the Priory of St. Pancras, a community of canons regular, where he had studied, located at Hamerleve or Hamersleben, near Halberstadt. David Luscombe, "The Commentary of Hugh of Saint-Victor on the Celestial Hierarchy", in T. Boiadjiev, G. Kapriev and A. Speer, eds. Srnec (talk) 16:11, 1 July 2008 (UTC), I have today (15 Oct 2010) reverted his date of birth from c. 1078 to c. 1096. He accepted his uncle's advice and made the move at a date which is unclear, possibly 1115–18 or around 1120. Originally from England, Andrew went to Paris and studied under Abbot Hugh of Saint Victor. Rainer Berndt, Münster: Aschendorff, 2008. Translations. In June 1162 he became … Franklin T. Harkins and Frans van Liere, eds. As provincial of his order, which office he held during most of the third decade of the century, he contributed largely … Godfrey of St. Victor (Geoffroy, Godefridus, Galfredus c. 1125 – c. 1195) was a French monk and theologian, and one of the last major figures of the Victorines.He was a supporter of the study of ancient philosophy and of the Victorine mysticism of Hugh of St. Victor and Richard of St. Victor.. Hugh ; Hugh ; Hugh Neutron, a Jimmy Neutron character; Other uses. Share this quote: Like Quote. Of noble birth, Hugh joined the Augustinian canons at the monastery of Hamersleben, near Halberstadt (now in Germany). Oxoniae: Oxford University Press, 2013. He taught philosophy, theology and canon law. Hugo de Sancto Victore – De claustro anime, 14th-century – BEIC 13980095.jpg 1,458 × 2,121; 592 KB However, according to Google, "Abbey of Saint Victor" is more common than either abbreviated form. Luscombe, David, "The Commentary of Hugh of Saint-Victor on the Celestial Hierarchy", in T. Boiadjiev, G. Kapriev and A. Speer (eds), This page was last edited on 7 January 2021, at 02:51. Felix116 (talk) 09:54, 15 October 2010 (UTC), http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07521c.htm, http://www.medievalchurch.org.uk/p_hugh.php, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Talk:Hugh_of_Saint_Victor&oldid=489079338, Top-importance Christian theology articles, Mid-importance Medieval philosophy articles, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 25 April 2012, at 00:43. In The Oxford Guide to the Historical Reception of Augustine. Hugh was influenced by many people, but chiefly by Saint Augustine, especially in holding that the arts and philosophy can serve … Zinn, Grover A. Hauréau, Mignon, Gietl, Kilgenstein, Baltus, Ostler attribute it to Hugh. Ralph de Diceto (c. 1120 – c. 1202) was archdeacon of Middlesex, dean of St Paul's Cathedral (from c. 1180), and author of two chronicles, the Abbreviationes chronicorum and the Ymagines historiarum. The best edition of the works of Hugh of St. Victor is that of the Canons of St. Victor, printed at Rouen in 1648. It is therefore, a source of great virtue for the practiced mind to learn, bit by bit, first to change about in visible and transitory things, so that afterwards it may be able to leave them behind altogether. He made his profession under Gilduin (d. 1155), the first abbot of St. Victor, and was a pupil of the famous Hugh of St. Victor (d. 1140). Oxoniae: Oxford University Press, 2010. ↑B McGinn, The Growth of Mysticism, (1994), p365 ↑ 2.0 2.1 Catholic Encyclopedia:Hugh of St. Victor ↑ McGinn (1994), p365, gives 'around 1120' as the date. An English translation is in Franklin T. 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