Practical Predestinarians in England, C. 1590 1640 Leif Dixon

ISBN: 9781306284172

Published: February 18th 2014

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398 pages


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Practical Predestinarians in England, C. 1590 1640  by  Leif Dixon

Practical Predestinarians in England, C. 1590 1640 by Leif Dixon
February 18th 2014 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 398 pages | ISBN: 9781306284172 | 9.11 Mb

The belief that God eternally and unalterably decrees the election of one part of humankind and the reprobation of the rest has not aged well, but in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries the doctrine of predestination was publicised andMoreThe belief that God eternally and unalterably decrees the election of one part of humankind and the reprobation of the rest has not aged well, but in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries the doctrine of predestination was publicised and popularised to an extent unparalleled in the history of Christianity. Why was this? How successfully was the doctrine able to mix with other ideas, and to what effect?

And did belief in predestination encourage confidence or despair? Practical Predestinarians is a study of the ways in which the doctrine of predestination was understood and communicated by churchmen in late Tudor and early Stuart England.



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