Spiritualia: Enchiridon / De contemptu mundi / De vidua christiana

Spiritualia: Enchiridon / De contemptu mundi / De vidua christiana

by Desiderius Erasmus, John W. O'Malley
     
 

This is the first of five volumes to appear in the section of the CWE devoted to Erasmus' spiritualia, works of spirituality that include such aspects of religion as piety, theology, and the practice of ministry. The volume begins with an introductory essay that provides the first comprehensive review of the content, sources, and style of Erasmus' many works

Overview

This is the first of five volumes to appear in the section of the CWE devoted to Erasmus' spiritualia, works of spirituality that include such aspects of religion as piety, theology, and the practice of ministry. The volume begins with an introductory essay that provides the first comprehensive review of the content, sources, and style of Erasmus' many works dealing with piety.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802026569
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
12/01/1988
Series:
Collected Works of Erasmus Series , #66
Edition description:
Volume 65
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.08(w) x 10.02(h) x 1.19(d)

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Meet the Author

Desiderius Erasmus (c. 1466-1536), a Dutch humanist, Catholic priest, and scholar, was one of the most influential Renaissance figures. A professor of divinity and Greek, Erasmus wrote, taught, and travelled, meeting with Europe's foremost scholars. A prolific author, Erasmus wrote on both ecclesiastic and general human interest subjects.

John W. O'Malley, S.J., is professor in the Department of Church History at the Weston Jesuit School of Theology.

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