GENRES OF SERMONS AND SPIRITUAL MESSAGES FROM EARLY MEDIEVAL EPOCH UP TO MODERN TIME
Svetlana Iliinichna Shamarova
Journal Title:Theoretical & Applied Science
The article presents main criteria of singling out sermons and spiritual messages, its common traits and differences. Besides, medieval sermons of Anglo-Saxon and New English period are considered, for which church-religious topic is basically typical unlike modern sources. Modern texts are inherent of spoken vocabulary, but Old English sermons are of Old English poetry nature.