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Anti-ArminiansThe Anglican Reformed Tradition from Charles II to George I

Anti-Arminians: The Anglican Reformed Tradition from Charles II to George I

Stephen Hampton

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199533367
eISBN:
9780191714764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199533367.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This book is a study of the Anglican Reformed tradition (often inaccurately described as Calvinist) after the Restoration and it sets out to revise our picture of the theological world of the later ... More

Bonhoeffer's Theological FormationBerlin, Barth, and Protestant Theology

Bonhoeffer's Theological Formation: Berlin, Barth, and Protestant Theology

Michael P. DeJonge

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199639786
eISBN:
9780191738708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639786.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This book argues that the central concept of Bonhoeffer’s early theology, ‘person’, positions his thought in relationship to his own Lutheran tradition as well as the two most important post‐First ... More

Calvin, Classical Trinitarianism, and the Aseity of the Son

Calvin, Classical Trinitarianism, and the Aseity of the Son

Brannon Ellis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199652402
eISBN:
9780191742002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652402.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

For much of his career as a Reformer, John Calvin was involved in trinitarian controversy. Not only did these controversies span his career, but his opponents ranged across the spectrum of ... More

CatholicismThe Story of Catholic Christianity, 2nd Edn

Catholicism: The Story of Catholic Christianity, 2nd Edn

Gerald O'Collins, S. J. and Mario Farrugia, S. J.

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198728184
eISBN:
9780191794483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728184.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

After two chapters on the rise and history of Catholic Christianity, the book explains systematically how the beliefs and practices of Catholicism came to be what they are. A chapter on revelation, ... More

Creating AugustineInterpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Eric Leland Saak

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

The term ‘Augustinianism’ has been used by scholars for over a century to refer to trends in medieval philosophy, theology, and politics, which had a major effect on the transformations of European ... More

Debating the SacramentsPrint and Authority in the Early Reformation

Debating the Sacraments: Print and Authority in the Early Reformation

Amy Nelson Burnett

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190921187
eISBN:
9780190921217
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190921187.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

The early Reformation debate over the sacraments provoked a crisis of authority within the evangelical movement. The conflict developed from contrasting presuppositions held by Martin Luther and ... More

Divine Production in Late Medieval Trinitarian TheologyHenry of Ghent, Duns Scotus, and William Ockham

Divine Production in Late Medieval Trinitarian Theology: Henry of Ghent, Duns Scotus, and William Ockham

JT Paasch

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199646371
eISBN:
9780191739293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646371.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

According to the doctrine of the Trinity, the Father, Son, and Spirit are supposed to be distinct from each other, and yet be one and the same God. As if that were not perplexing enough, there is ... More

George Errington and Roman Catholic Identity in Nineteenth-Century England

George Errington and Roman Catholic Identity in Nineteenth-Century England

Serenhedd James

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198766391
eISBN:
9780191820939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766391.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

George Errington’s life spanned all the great events which affected the course of English Roman Catholic history in the nineteenth century. He was intimately involved in the resurgence of the English ... More

John Calvin as Sixteenth-Century Prophet

John Calvin as Sixteenth-Century Prophet

Jon Balserak

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198703259
eISBN:
9780191772481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703259.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This book examines John Calvin’s sense of vocation. It argues that Calvin believed himself to be a prophet “placed over nations and kingdoms to tear down and destroy, to build and to plant” (Jer. 1: ... More

Knowledge, Love, and Ecstasy in the Theology of Thomas Gallus

Knowledge, Love, and Ecstasy in the Theology of Thomas Gallus

Boyd Taylor Coolman

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780199601769
eISBN:
9780191773167
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601769.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

In the southern shadow of the Italian Alps, Thomas Gallus (d. 1246), or Thomas of St. Victor, the last of the great medieval Victorine theologians, spent his last twenty-five years commenting on the ... More

Newman on Vatican II

Newman on Vatican II

Ian Ker

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198717522
eISBN:
9780191786952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717522.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

John Henry Newman is often described as ‘the Father of the Second Vatican Council’. It is true that there is only one place in the Council’s documents where his direct influence can be detected, but ... More

Nouvelle Théologie and Sacramental OntologyA Return to Mystery

Nouvelle Théologie and Sacramental Ontology: A Return to Mystery

Hans Boersma

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199229642
eISBN:
9780191710773
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199229642.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

In the decades leading up to the Second Vatican Council, the movement of nouvelle théologie caused great controversy in the Catholic Church. The interpretation of the movement continues to be a ... More

Orthodox RadicalsBaptist Identity in the English Revolution

Orthodox Radicals: Baptist Identity in the English Revolution

Matthew C. Bingham

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190912369
eISBN:
9780190912390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912369.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

Orthodox Radicals explores the origins and identity of Baptists during the English Revolution (1640–1660), arguing that mid-seventeenth century Baptists did not, in fact, understand themselves to be ... More

Orthodox Readings of Aquinas

Orthodox Readings of Aquinas

Marcus Plested

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199650651
eISBN:
9780191745225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199650651.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This book is an exploration of the remarkable odyssey of Thomas Aquinas in the Orthodox Christian world. It centres on the surprisingly enthusiastic welcome which Aquinas received across the ... More

PredestinationThe American Career of a Contentious Doctrine

Predestination: The American Career of a Contentious Doctrine

Peter J. Thuesen

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195174274
eISBN:
9780199872138
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195174274.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

Predestination—the idea that God foreordains each person's eternal destiny—is one of the most fascinating and controversial doctrines in Christianity. For centuries, theologians assumed that outright ... More

The Prophetic ChurchHistory and Doctrinal Development in John Henry Newman and Yves Congar

The Prophetic Church: History and Doctrinal Development in John Henry Newman and Yves Congar

Andrew Meszaros

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198786344
eISBN:
9780191828645
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198786344.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

The theme of the development of doctrine has returned to the center of theological discourse. John Henry Newman (1801–90) posed his theory of development at a time when the historical disciplines ... More

The Reformation of ProphecyEarly Modern Interpretations of the Prophet & Old Testament Prophecy

The Reformation of Prophecy: Early Modern Interpretations of the Prophet & Old Testament Prophecy

G. Sujin Pak

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190866921
eISBN:
9780190866952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190866921.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

The Reformation of Prophecy presents and supports the case for viewing the prophet and biblical prophecy as a powerful lens by which to illuminate many aspects of the reforming work of the Protestant ... More

Royal Priesthood in the English Reformation

Royal Priesthood in the English Reformation

Malcolm B. Yarnell III

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199686254
eISBN:
9780191766152
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686254.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

Royal Priesthood in the English Reformation assesses the understandings of the Christian doctrine of royal priesthood, long considered one of the three major Reformation teachings, as ... More

The Salvation of Atheists and Catholic Dogmatic Theology

The Salvation of Atheists and Catholic Dogmatic Theology

Stephen Bullivant

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199652563
eISBN:
9780191740725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652563.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

Since the Second Vatican Council (1962–5), the Catholic Church has formally declared the possibility of salvation for atheists: ‘those who, without fault, have not yet arrived at an express ... More

The Spirit of Vatican IIWestern European Progressive Catholicism in the Long Sixties

The Spirit of Vatican II: Western European Progressive Catholicism in the Long Sixties

Gerd-Rainer Horn

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199593255
eISBN:
9780191761218
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593255.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This book is a transnational survey of the radical dynamic unleashed by the innovations emerging from Vatican II. It highlights the intellectual and activist contribution by Catholic thinkers, ... More

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