The Pietist Theologians / Edition 1

The Pietist Theologians / Edition 1

by Carter Lindberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631235175

ISBN-13: 9780631235170

Pub. Date: 11/28/2004

Publisher: Wiley

A comprehensive introduction to the Pietist theologians of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in Puritan England, Pietist Europe and Colonial America.

  • Provides a comprehensive introduction to the Pietist theologians of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
  • Demonstrates the influence that Pietism had on the religious, cultural and social

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A comprehensive introduction to the Pietist theologians of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in Puritan England, Pietist Europe and Colonial America.

  • Provides a comprehensive introduction to the Pietist theologians of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
  • Demonstrates the influence that Pietism had on the religious, cultural and social life of the time.
  • Explores the lasting effects Pietism has had on modern theology and modern culture.
  • Presents both Protestant and Catholic theologians in Puritan England, Pietist Europe and Colonial America.
  • Focuses on women as well as men.
  • Features up-to-date research and commentary by an international group of leading scholars.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631235170
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/28/2004
Series:
Great Theologians Series, #2
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.59(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Notes on Contributors.

List of Abbreviations.

Introduction: Carter Lindberg.

1. Johann Arndt (1555-1621): Johannes Wallmann (Ruhr-Universität).

2. William Perkins (1558-1602): Raymond Blacketer.

3. Lewis Bayly (?-1631) and Richard Baxter (1615-1691): Carl Trueman (Westminster Theological Seminary).

4. Paul Gerhardt (c. 1607-1676): Christian Bunners (Historischen Kommission zur Erforschung des Pietismus).

5. Philip Jakob Spener (1635-1705): K. James Stein (Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary).

6. August Hermann Francke (1663-1727): Markus Matthias (Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg).

7. Cotton Mather (1663-1728): Richard Lovelace (Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary).

8. Jane Ward Leade (1624-1704) and the Philadelphians: Donald Durnbaugh (Bethany Theological Seminary).

9. Johanna Eleonora Petersen (1644-1724): Martin H. Jung (University of Osnabrück).

10. Madame Guyon (1648-1717): Patricia A. Ward (Vanderbilt University).

11. Gottfried Arnold (1666-1714) : Peter C. Erb (Wilfrid Laurier University).

12. Gerhard Tersteegen (1697-1769): Hansgünter Ludewig.

13. Nicholas Ludwig von Zinzendorf (1700-1760) : Peter Vogt.

14. Johann Albrecht Bengel (1687-1752): Hermann Ehmer (University of Tübingen).

15. Friedrich Christoph Oetinger (1702-1782): Martin Weyer-Menkoff (Institut für Theologie und Religionspädagogik, Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd).

16. John Wesley (1703-1791): David Hempton (Boston University).

Glossary.

Index

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