Item description for Zwingli and Bullinger (Library of Christian Classics) by Geoffrey W. Bromiley...
Overview Selections from the writings of two lesser-known church reformers, Ulrich Zwingli and Heinrich Bullinger, are contained in this volume. Five selections of Zwingli represent both the major periods of his career as a Protestant and his major interests. They include: Of the Clarity and Certainty of the Word of God; Of the Education of Youth; Of Baptism; On the Lord's Supper; and An Exposition of the Faith. Bullinger is represented by Of the Holy Catholic Church, from his Decades. Also included is an account of the life, work, and theology of each of these Swiss reformers of the sixteenth century.
Selections from the writings of Ulrich Zwingli and Heinrich Bullinger, two lesser-known church reformers, are contained in this volume. Also included is an account of the life, work, and theology of each of these Swiss reformers of the sixteenth century.
Long recognized for the quality of its translations, introductions, explanatory notes, and indexes, the Library of Christian Classics provides scholars and students with modern English translations of some of the most significant Christian theological texts in history. Through these works--each written prior to the end of the sixteenth century--contemporary readers are able to engage the ideas that have shaped Christian theology and the church through the centuries.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.8" Width: 5.42" Height: 0.93" Weight: 1.05 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1953
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
Series Library Of Christian Classics
ISBN 066424159X ISBN13 9780664241599
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More About Geoffrey W. Bromiley
Geoffrey W. Bromiley (1915 - 2009) was professor emeritus of Church History and Historical Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He was best known as the translator of numerous theological books, including the 9-volume Theological Dictionary of the New Testament.
Bromiley, born in Bromley Cross, Lancashire, England, in 1915, earned his MA at Cambridge University and his PhD, DLitt, and DD at the University of Edinburgh. Ordained in the Church of England, he served from 1951 to 1958 as Rector of St. Thomas’s Church, Edinburgh. In 1958, he accepted the appointment as Professor of Church History and Historical Theology at Fuller, where he served until his retirement in 1987.
Geoffrey W. Bromiley currently resides in Edinburgh. Geoffrey W. Bromiley was born in 1915.
Geoffrey W. Bromiley has published or released items in the following series...
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (Wbeerdmans)
Jacques Ellul Legacy
Karl Barth Church Dogmatics
Library of Christian Classics (Paperback Westminster)
Ressourcement: Retrieval & Renewal in Catholic Thought