Blessed Virgin Mary

Blessed Virgin Mary

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by Tim Perry
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0802827330

ISBN-13: 2900802827332

Pub. Date: 04/05/2013

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company


This volume provides a concise, nontechnical historical introduction to the church's thinking about Mary, the mother of Jesus. The first part of the book sketches the development of Marian thought from the second century to the twentieth century. The second part contains an annotated bibliography of the most important and accessible English-language works on Mary.

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This volume provides a concise, nontechnical historical introduction to the church's thinking about Mary, the mother of Jesus. The first part of the book sketches the development of Marian thought from the second century to the twentieth century. The second part contains an annotated bibliography of the most important and accessible English-language works on Mary.

Tim Perry, an evangelical Anglican priest, and Daniel Kendall, a Roman Catholic Jesuit priest, have joined across the Reformation divide to provide an irenic, balanced volume for students and general readers interested in this most remarkable woman and the ways in which she has shaped Christian thought.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900802827332
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
04/05/2013
Pages:
128

Table of Contents

Abbreviations vi

Introducing Mary 1

I The Historical Development of Marian Doctrine and Devotion

1 The Fathers of the Church 19

2 The Medieval Era and the Reformation 43

3 Modern Contributions 53

4 Concluding Observations 89

II Annotated Bibliography

5 Bibliography of English Language Works on Mary 103

Index of Names and Subjects 114

Index of Scripture References 117

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The Blessed Virgin Mary 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
*Walks in* Can i have a room".
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
She watches from outside the camp boundries, peering in with her mixmatched eyes, her silver-grey fur ruffled and raised.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
*chuckles* I agree
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Because rhis specific part of the world was designed for wolves so we would always see the moon