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Published: 22 December 2020

432 Pages | 0

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190073183

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Enemies of the Cross

Suffering, Truth, and Mysticism in the Early Reformation

Vincent Evener

  • Examines how suffering and truth were aligned in the divisive debates of the early Reformation
  • Offers detailed study of seldom-used sources, including works of Andreas Bodenstein von Karlstadt
  • Argues that Luther, Karlstadt, and Thomas Müntzer each represented a different form of dissent shaped by mysticism