Lachrymae Christi

Lach´ry`mae Chris´ti

n.1.A rich, sweet, red Neapolitan wine.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In addition, there are investigations into what constitutes a preaching audience (Mary Swan); into the role of mnemonic devices (Kirsten Berg); and into the development of one important thematic concern, the lachrymae Christi topos (Jussi Hanska), which cuts across linguistic boundaries and is of relevance to all workers in the field.
Swiss provides a lucid assessment of the Lachrymae Christi (or 'theology of tears') tradition in relation to Donne's sermon 'Jesus Wept' and 'Lycidas'.