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The Reformation

The Penguin History of the Church Volume Three

History of the Church

Owen Chadwick - Author

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ISBN 9780140137576 | 464 pages | 07 Dec 1990 | Penguin | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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Owen Chadwick stands out as the trustsed authority on Reformation history. Not only is his scholorly knowledge outlined with enough precision to impress any aspiring historian, but Chadwick also manages to convey the facts with a level of underlying passion.

Part One: The Protest
1. The Cry for Reformation
2. Luther
3. Calvin
4. The Reformation in England to 1559
5. The Growth of Reformed Protestantism
6. The Radicals of the Reformation
7. The Assault upon Calvinism

Part Two: The Counter-Reformation
8. The Counter-Reformation
9. The Conquistadors
10. The Eastern Orthodox Church

Part Three: The Reformation and the Life of the Church
11. Divided Christendom
12. The Decline of Ecclesiastical Power
13. Ministry and Worship
14. Conclusion

Suggestions for Further Reading
Index


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