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Published: 03 July 2012

496 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199795086

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The Reformation of Suffering

Pastoral Theology and Lay Piety in Late Medieval and Early Modern Germany

Ronald K. Rittgers

Oxford Studies in Historical Theology

  • One of the first texts to focus exclusively on how the Protestant reformation of the church impacted the church and society in the early modern period and contributed significantly to the shape of the modern world through the lens of suffering and consolation.

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