A Companion to German Pietism, 1660-1800

Edited by Douglas H. Shantz

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€179,00
$227.00
ISBN13: 
9789004226098
E-ISBN: 
9789004283862
Publication Date: 
November 2014
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv + 572 pages
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ISSN: 
1871-6377
Volume: 
55

Edited by Torrance Kirby, Emidio Campi, and Frank James III

Peter Martyr Vermigli's distinctive blend of humanism, hebraism, and scholasticism constitutes a unique contribution to the scriptural hermeneutics of the Reformation. The Companion consists of 24 essays addressing the reformer’s international career, exegetical method, biblical commentaries,...
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175549
E-ISBN: 
9789047428985
Publication date: 
July 2009
€209,00
$253.00

Edited by R. Ward Holder

The reception and interpretation of the writings of St Paul in the early modern period forms the subject of this volume. Written by experts in the field, the articles offer a critical overview of current research, and introduce the major themes in Pauline interpretation in the Reformation.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174924
E-ISBN: 
9789047428381
Publication date: 
April 2009
€237,00
$287.00

Edited by Abigail Firey

Using hitherto unconsidered source materials from late antiquity to the early modern period, this volume charts new views about the role of penance in shaping western attitudes and practices for resolving social, political, and spiritual tensions, as penitents and confessors negotiated rituals...
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004122123
E-ISBN: 
9789047441786
Publication date: 
November 2008
€162,00
$196.00

Edited by Roy Hammerling

Ancient prayers exist in a rich variety of often unexamined forms, and so they require a comprehensive study. This volume includes diverse scholars, who reveal the wondrous breadth of prayerful religious traditions from the first to the fifteenth centuries.
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171220
E-ISBN: 
9789047424536
Publication date: 
October 2008
€162,00
$196.00

Edited by Charles Fantazzi

The Companion contains chapters on Vives's life and writings, including his works on the education of women, relief of the poor, political treatises, works on rhetoric and dialectic, defense of the Christian religion, and later influence.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004168541
E-ISBN: 
9789047442028
Publication date: 
August 2008
€162,00
$196.00

Edited by Robert Kolb

This volume’s thematic and geographical perspectives on Lutheran ecclesiastical life invite readers to delve into post-Reformation efforts to continue the work of the Wittenberg reformers in new circumstances and times, applying their insights to concrete challenges in church and society.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004166417
E-ISBN: 
9789047442165
Publication date: 
August 2008
€162,00
$196.00
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167520
E-ISBN: 
9789047442073
Publication date: 
August 2008
€162,00
$196.00

Edited by Erika Rummel

This handbook offers a new reading of the humanist-scholastic debate over biblical humanism, lending a voice to scholastic critics who have been unfairly neglected in the historical narrative. The investigations cover controversies beginning in quattrocento Italy and spreading north of the Alps...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145733
E-ISBN: 
9789047442042
Publication date: 
June 2008
€162,00
$196.00

Edited by Torrance Kirby. With a foreword by Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury

Richard Hooker explained and defended the Elizabethan religious and political settlement, and shaped the self-understanding of the Church of England for generations. This Companion offers a comprehensive and systematic introduction to Hooker’s life, works, thought, reputation, and influence.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165342
E-ISBN: 
9789047432951
Publication date: 
April 2008
€168,00
$204.00

Edited by Christopher Schabel

The second of two volumes on special theological disputations from ca. 1230-1330 in which audience members asked the era’s greatest intellectuals questions de quolibet, “about anything.” The variety of the material and the authors’ stature make the genre uniquely fascinating.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004162884
E-ISBN: 
9789047431688
Publication date: 
September 2007
€162,00
$196.00

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