A Companion to the Reformation World (Blackwell Companions by R. Po-chia Hsia

By R. Po-chia Hsia

This quantity brings jointly 29 new essays by means of major foreign students, to supply an inclusive evaluation of contemporary paintings in Reformation history.

  • Presents Catholic Renewal as a continuum of the Protestant Reformation.
  • Examines Reformation in japanese and Western Europe, Asia and the Americas.
  • Takes a huge, inclusive strategy – protecting either conventional themes and state-of-the-art components of debate.

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