Portraits of Spiritual Authority

Portraits of Spiritual Authority

Author: Jan Willem Drijvers

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004295919

Category: Social Science

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This study of several figures of spiritual authority in early Christianity (2nd-8th centuries) examines how the struggle for religious power developed with the changing relationships between church and society.
Portraits of Spiritual Authority
Language: un
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Authors: Jan Willem Drijvers, John Watt
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-10-22 - Publisher: BRILL

This study of several figures of spiritual authority in early Christianity (2nd-8th centuries) examines how the struggle for religious power developed with the changing relationships between church and society.
The Church, the Afterlife and the Fate of the Soul
Language: en
Pages: 429
Authors: Ecclesiastical History Society. Summer Meeting
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

"The Christian Church's ideas about the afterlife have always been central to its thought, and may have played the vital role in the spread of the faith itself. One sixth-century pagan was reported by Bede to have likened human life to a sparrow flying swiftly through a well-lit hall from
Historical Portraits of the Tudor Dynasty and the Reformation Period
Language: en
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Authors: S. Hubert Burke
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 1883 - Publisher:

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Language: en
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Authors: S. Hubert Burke
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

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Discipline and Diversity
Language: en
Pages: 427
Authors: Ecclesiastical History Society. Summer Meeting
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Ecclesiastical History Society

New essays on a central dichotomy of history and theology, the need to reconcile the diversity of the Church with a unifying discipline.