Founding Father

John J. Wynne, S.J. and the Inculturation of American Catholicism in the Progressive Era

Michael F. Lombardo

Status: 
€136,00
$157.00
ISBN13: 
9789004301146
E-ISBN: 
9789004304529
Publication Date: 
April 2017
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 345 pp. With 3 illustrations
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Language: 
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
2214-3289
Volume: 
9

Edited by Robert Aleksander Maryks, Boston College, and Festo Mkenda, S.J., Jesuit Historical Institute in Africa.

The essays in Encounters between Jesuits and Protestants in Africa offer a critical reflection on the often more competitive than cordial relationships between Jesuit and Protestant missionaries in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Africa.
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347144
Expected: 
January 2018
€112,00
$129.00

Paul Gareth Gwynne, The American University of Rome

Francesco Benci’s six-book epic Quinque martyres (1591) celebrates the failed attempt of five Jesuit brothers led by Rodolfo Acquaviva to found a new mission and church in Salcete, India. This is the first critical edition with translation and full commentary.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004356603
Expected: 
January 2018
€148,00
$170.00

Edited by Kyle B. Roberts and Stephen R. Schloesser, S.J.

In Restored Jesuits, Women Religious, American Experience, 1814-2014, Kyle Roberts and Stephen Schloesser, S.J., bring together new scholarship that explores the work and experiences of Jesuits and their women religious collaborators in North America over two centuries.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340282
E-ISBN: 
9789004340299
Publication date: 
August 2017
€192,00
$222.00

Víctor M. Fernández, Jorge de Torres, Andreu Martínez d’Alòs-Moner, and Carlos Cañete

This book presents an archaeological and architectonic study of the 17th century Jesuit constructions in Ethiopia, which played an important role in the missionary activity. Its comprehensive study gathers and preserves the splendor of these endangered ruins for future generations.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282322
E-ISBN: 
9789004324695
Publication date: 
August 2017
€165,00
$190.00

Edited and translated by Spencer J. Weinreich

The sixteenth-century Spanish Jesuit Pedro de Ribadeneyra’s Ecclesiastical History of the Schism of the Kingdom of England is a lively, polemical Catholic account of the English Reformation, translated into English for the first time by Spencer J. Weinreich.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323957
E-ISBN: 
9789004323964
Publication date: 
March 2017
€220,00
$253.00

Kathleen M. Comerford

In Jesuit Foundations and Medici Power, 1532-1621 Kathleen M. Comerford traces the rise of the Medici Grand Dukes and three Jesuit colleges in Tuscany. The book focuses on church/state cooperation in an age in which both institutions underwent significant changes.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284517
E-ISBN: 
9789004300576
Publication date: 
October 2016
€142,00
$170.00

Edited by Robert Aleksander Maryks

The volume theme is the distinctiveness of Jesuits and their ministries. It explores the quidditas Jesuitica, or the specifically Jesuit way(s) of proceeding in which Jesuits and their colleagues operated from historical, geographical, social, and cultural perspectives. Thanks to generous support...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313347
E-ISBN: 
9789004313354
Publication date: 
May 2016
€126,00
$163.00

Tang Kaijian

Drawing on Chinese and European sources, this book offers a unique insight into Macau’s role in the history of the Jesuit missions and the Catholic Church in China.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305519
E-ISBN: 
9789004305526
Publication date: 
November 2015
€140,00
$181.00

D. Scott Hendrickson, SJ

In Jesuit Polymath of Madrid D. Scott Hendrickson offers an account of the life and literary enterprise of Juan Eusebio Nieremberg (1595-1658), who drew from his formation in the Jesuit Order to engage the cultural currents of seventeenth-century Spain.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004293519
E-ISBN: 
9789004295445
Publication date: 
May 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Thierry Meynard, SJ

Thierry Meynard examines how the Jesuits in China came to understand the Confucian tradition, and how they offered the first complete translation of the Lunyu in the West, in the Confucius Sinarum Philosophus (Confucius, the Philosopher of China, 1687).
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289772
E-ISBN: 
9789004289789
Publication date: 
May 2015
€168,00
$214.00

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