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  • The Reformation: A Very Short Introduction
    The Reformation: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Peter Marshall

    The Reformation was a seismic event in European history, and one which changed the medieval world. Much which followed in European history can be traced back to this event. In this Very Short Introduction Peter Marshall seeks to explain the causes and consequences of religious and cultural division and difference in western Christianity.

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  • The Popes
    The Popes (English, Paperback) John Julius Norwich

    John Julius Norwich examines the oldest continuing institution in the world, tracing the papal line down the centuries from St Peter (traditionally - but by no means historically - the first Pope) to the present.

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  • Secrets of the Knights Templar
    Secrets of the Knights Templar (English, Paperback) Susie Hodge

    An investigation into the myths surrounding the Knights Templar.

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  • Chillingham: Its Cattle, Castle and Church
    Chillingham: Its Cattle, Castle and Church (Hardback) Paul Bahn

    Chillingham-its location not only contributed some of the best archaeology in Northumberland but also a herd of wild white cattle unique in the history of the natural world, immortalised in songs, books, poems, and art. Chillingham castle with its famous and infamous inhabitants have combined to make this an interesting and fascinating tale.

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  • Lives of the Improbable Saints
    Lives of the Improbable Saints (English, Paperback) Richard Coles, Ted Harrison

    Communard-turned-priest and Radio 4 broadcaster Richard Coles' quirky guide to the saints.

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  • Medieval Church Architecture
    Medieval Church Architecture (English, Paperback) Jon Cannon

    By learning how to identify the stylistic phases that resulted from shifts in architectural fashion, it is possible to date each part of a church to within a decade or two. This book introduces key features of each succeeding style, from Anglo-Saxon and Norman through to the three great gothic styles, Early English, Decorated and Perpendicular.

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  • English Parish Churches and Chapels
    English Parish Churches and Chapels (English, Hardback) Matthew Byrne

    This book features photographic portraits and descriptions of some of the National Churches Trust's most spectacular and interesting churches from every period. It will appeal to those interested in church architecture and British heritage.

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  • The Unintended Reformation
    The Unintended Reformation (English, Paperback) Brad S. Gregory

    In a work as much about the present as the past, Gregory identifies the unintended consequences of the Reformation for the modern condition: a hyperpluralism of beliefs, intellectual disagreements that splinter into fractals of specialized discourse, the absence of a substantive common good, and the triumph of capitalism's driver, consumerism.

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  • The Oxford Illustrated History of the Reformation
    The Oxford Illustrated History of the Reformation (English, Paperback) Peter Marshall

    The Oxford Illustrated History of the Reformation is the story of one of the truly epochal events in world history - and how it helped create the world we live in today

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  • The European Reformations
    The European Reformations (English, Paperback) Carter Lindberg

    Updated with the best of recent scholarship, while maintaining its hallmark features, the second edition of the The European Reformations is an outstanding introduction to the sixteenth-century reformations in Europe. New sections include coverage of the Catholic Reformation, the Counter-Reformation, and the Reformation in Britain.

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  • Saint Columbanus
    Saint Columbanus (English, Paperback) Alexander O'Hara $16.63
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  • On Difficulties in the Church Fathers: Volume I
    On Difficulties in the Church Fathers: Volume I (Multiple languages, Hardback)

    Maximos the Confessor is one of the most challenging and original Christian thinkers of all time. The Ambigua is his greatest philosophical and doctrinal work, in which daring originality, prodigious talent for speculative thinking, and analytical acumen are on lavish display. The result is a labyrinthine map of the mind's journey to God.

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  • A New History of Early Christianity
    A New History of Early Christianity (English, Paperback) Charles Freeman

    Shows how our debates are rooted in the many controversies surrounding the birth of the religion and the earliest attempts to resolve them. This title explores the ambiguities and contradictions that underlay Christian theology and the unavoidable compromises enforced in the name of doctrine.

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  • On Augustine
    On Augustine (English, Hardback) Dr. Rowan Williams

    Since his retirement as Archbishop of Canterbury and his return to academic life (Master of Magdalene College Cambridge) Rowan Williams has demonstrated a massive new surge of intellectual energy. In this new book he turns his attention to St Augustine....

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  • The European Reformations Sourcebook
    The European Reformations Sourcebook (English, Paperback) Carter Lindberg

    This revised and expanded volume brings together a carefully-selected collection of primary sources drawn from medieval and sixteenth-century texts. Particularly notable for its comprehensive coverage, it consolidates a broad range of important documents, which until now, have been scattered through numerous volumes of primary materials.

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  • That Was The Church That Was
    That Was The Church That Was (English, Hardback) Andrew Brown, Linda Woodhead, MBE

    The Church of England still seemed an essential part of Englishness, and even of the British state, when Mrs Thatcher was elected in 1979. The decades which followed saw a seismic shift in the foundations of the C of E, leading to the loss of more than half its members and much of its influence. In England today 'religion' has become a toxic brand, and Anglicanism something done by other people....

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  • Christology
    Christology (English, Paperback) S. J. Gerald O'Collins

    A new edition of Gerald O'Collins clear, balanced, and accessible guide to systematic Christology. Tackling the key theological questions at the heart of the Christian Faith, O'Collins draws on developments in recent scholarship to fully update his account.

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  • Templar Heresy
    Templar Heresy (English, Paperback) James Wasserman, Keith Stump

    A tale of initiation, adventure, and romance set within the medieval Crusades

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  • Modern Orthodox Thinkers
    Modern Orthodox Thinkers (Paperback) Andrew Louth

    An account of the lives, writings and enduring intellectual legacies of the great Orthodox theologians of the past 250 years. Explores and explains the enduring influence of some of the world's greatest modern theologians.

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  • The World of Catholic Renewal, 1540-1770
    The World of Catholic Renewal, 1540-1770 (English, Paperback) R. Po-chia Hsia

    This is an updated synthesis of the scholarship on the history of Catholicism from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century.

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