Item description for Introduction to the Heidelberg Catechism, An: Sources, History, and Theology (Texts and Studies in Reformation and Post-Reformation Thought) by Lyle D. Bierma, Charles D. Gunnoe & Karin Maag...
Overview A full-scale investigation of this pivotal work in terms of authorship, historical background, socio-political origins, and theology. Includes for the first time translations of two important sources---Zacharias Ursinus's Smaller and Larger Catechism---plus a bibliography of research since 1900. 240 pages, softcover. Baker.
Publishers Description This work examines key aspects of the development of the Heidelberg Catechism, including historical background, socio-political origins, purpose, authorship, sources, and theology. The book includes the first ever English translations of two major sources of the Heidelberg Catechism--Ursinus's Smaller and Larger Catechisms--and a bibliography of research on the document since 1900. Students of the Reformed tradition and the Protestant Reformation will value this resource.
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Studio: Baker Academic
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 6.1" Height: 0.56" Weight: 0.84 lbs.
Release Date Sep 14, 2005
Publisher Baker Academic
Series Texts and Studies in Reformation and Post-Reformation Thought
ISBN 0801031176 ISBN13 9780801031175
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More About Lyle D. Bierma, Charles D. Gunnoe & Karin Maag
Lyle D. Bierma (Ph.D., Duke University) is professor of systematic theology at Calvin Theological Seminary. Charles D. Gunnoe Jr. (Ph.D., University of Virginia) is associate professor of history at Aquinas College. Karin Y. Maag (Ph.D., University of St. Andrews) is director of the Meeter Center at Calvin College. Paul W. Fields is theological librarian and curator of the Meeter Center at Calvin College.
Lyle D. Bierma currently resides in the state of Michigan.