Item description for The New Westminster Dictionary of Church History, Volume One: The Early, Medieval, and Reformation Eras by Robert Benedetto...
Overview Jerald Brauer's original Westminster Dictionary of Church History ably served an entire generation of pastors, students, and scholars. Commissioned to maintain the tradition of up-to-date definitions and explanations, this edition incorporates the latest findings concerning major personalities, events, facts, and movements. Featuring nearly 1,400 authoritative articles from more than 200 contributors, it covers the early, Medieval, and Reformation periods.
Jerald Bauer's "Westminster Dictionary of Church History" was originally published in 1969 and has ably served an entire generation of pastors, students, and scholars over the last decades of the twentieth century. In recognition of both the dictionary's age and the latest developments in patristics and other fields of study, Westminster John Knox Press commissioned this volume to continue in the previous work's tradition by providing up-to-date and immediate, authoritative, and introductory definitions and explanations of the major personalities, events, facts, and movements in the history of Christianity.Volume One covers the early, medieval, and Reformation periods and contains nearly fourteen hundred articles written by more than two hundred contributors. Volume Two will cover the modern period, from 1700 on.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.38" Width: 6.56" Height: 1.94" Weight: 2.61 lbs.
Release Date Oct 7, 2008
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664224164 ISBN13 9780664224165
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More About Robert Benedetto
ROBERT BENEDETTO is Deputy Director/Archivist at the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Department of History in Montreat, North Carolina.