Zwingli: An Introduction to His Thought

Paperback | April 1, 1994

byW. P. Stephens

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This book, by a leading Reformation scholar, is the only comprehensive introduction to Zwingli's thought for the student and general reader. In it Professor Stephens discusses the main areas of debate in Zwingli studies, and engages with a variety of interpretations of Zwingli. In theopening chapters he places Zwingli in the context of Zurich and Switzerland in the sixteenth century, describes the various influences on Zwingli's development, and outlines his life as a reformer. There follow two chapters which introduce the main themes in Zwingli's thought, and these are relatedboth to the life and work of the man himself as well as to the views of other reformers. A final chapter considers Zwingli as a reformer and theologian. Here, and elsewhere in the book, Professor Stephens points to Zwingli's relevance today. There is a short glossary of theological terms.

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This book, by a leading Reformation scholar, is the only comprehensive introduction to Zwingli's thought for the student and general reader. In it Professor Stephens discusses the main areas of debate in Zwingli studies, and engages with a variety of interpretations of Zwingli. In theopening chapters he places Zwingli in the context ...

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This book, by a reformation scholar, is the only comprehen-sive introduction to Zwingli's thought for the student and general reader. In it, Professor Stephens discusses the main area of debate in Zwingli studies, and engages with a variety of interpretations of Zwingli.

W. P. Stephens is at University of Aberdeen.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:188 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.55 inPublished:April 1, 1994Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198263635

ISBN - 13:9780198263630

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`an integrated, short 'comprehensive introduction to Zwingli's thought for the student and general reader''Euan Cameron, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Scottish Journal of Theology