Antike Mythologie in christlichen Kontexten der Spätantike by Hartmut Leppin (Hg.)

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Claud. Ruf. 1,283: taceat superata vetustas; ähnlich bereits OlProb. : talem nulla refert antiquis pagina libris / nec Latiae cecinere tubae nec Graia vetustas. 30 Claudia Schindler Man glaubt, dass durch Hercules’ Arme die Frau das Licht der Welt erneut erblickt hat, die sich geopfert hat für das Schicksal ihres geliebten Mannes; und den jungen Mann, der zerrissen worden war durch den Betrug der verschmähten Stiefmutter, gab (aber nicht ohne die Kräuter der Kirke) Latonia dem Leben zurück. Und Kreta, wenn die Geschichte, die man erzählt, tatsächlich wahr ist, sah den Sohn des Minos aus dem aufgebrochenen Grab hervortreten – ihn, den der greise Seher durch Vogelgeschrei fand und mit Heilkraut ins Leben zurückholte: Denn durch das Geschenk eines wundersamen Schicksals gab süßer Honig ihm den Tod, gab das Leben ihm eine schreckliche Schlange.

Die Adjektive ultrix (1,98), iratus (1,99) und vaesanus (1,100), mit denen Claudian im weiteren Verlauf seiner Ausführungen das Verhalten des Achill belegt, entsprechen der lactanzischen Mythenkritik, indem sie den ungesunden furor des epischen Helden verurteilen. ), dann liefert er nicht nur eine quantitative Überbietung des Mythos, sondern entlastet Stilicho von jeglicher Kritik, einen Krieg geführt zu haben, der gegen christliche Normen verstößt: Stilicho tritt an zu einem  Zur christlichen, resp.

Claud. Ruf. 1,283: taceat superata vetustas; ähnlich bereits OlProb. : talem nulla refert antiquis pagina libris / nec Latiae cecinere tubae nec Graia vetustas. 30 Claudia Schindler Man glaubt, dass durch Hercules’ Arme die Frau das Licht der Welt erneut erblickt hat, die sich geopfert hat für das Schicksal ihres geliebten Mannes; und den jungen Mann, der zerrissen worden war durch den Betrug der verschmähten Stiefmutter, gab (aber nicht ohne die Kräuter der Kirke) Latonia dem Leben zurück. Und Kreta, wenn die Geschichte, die man erzählt, tatsächlich wahr ist, sah den Sohn des Minos aus dem aufgebrochenen Grab hervortreten – ihn, den der greise Seher durch Vogelgeschrei fand und mit Heilkraut ins Leben zurückholte: Denn durch das Geschenk eines wundersamen Schicksals gab süßer Honig ihm den Tod, gab das Leben ihm eine schreckliche Schlange.

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