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The Resource The Body Broken : the Calvinist Doctrine of the Eucharist and the Symbolization of Power in Sixteenth-Century France

The Body Broken : the Calvinist Doctrine of the Eucharist and the Symbolization of Power in Sixteenth-Century France

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The Body Broken : the Calvinist Doctrine of the Eucharist and the Symbolization of Power in Sixteenth-Century France
Title
The Body Broken
Title remainder
the Calvinist Doctrine of the Eucharist and the Symbolization of Power in Sixteenth-Century France
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Language
eng
Summary
In the public religious controversies of sixteenth-century France, no subject received more attention or provoked greater passion that the eucharist. In this study of Reformation theologies of the eucharist, Christopher Elwood contends that the doctrine for which French Protestants argued played a pivotal role in the development of Calvinist revolutionary politics. By focusing on the new understandings of signs and symbols purveyed in Protestant writing on the sacrament of the Lords Supper, Elwood shows how adherents to the Reformation movement came to interpret the nature of power and the rel
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Elwood, Christopher
Dewey number
  • 234.163
  • 234/.163/088242
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • BX9423.C5
  • BX9423.C5E48 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford Studies in Historical Theology
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  • Lord's Supper
  • Reformed Church
  • Calvinism
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Power (Christian theology)
  • Reformation
  • France
  • Calvinism
  • Power (Christian theology)
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Reformation
  • Reformed Church
  • France
Label
The Body Broken : the Calvinist Doctrine of the Eucharist and the Symbolization of Power in Sixteenth-Century France
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Publication
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Immanent Majesty: The Eucharist and the Body of Christ in Late Medieval Society; 2 Heavenly Things in Heaven: The First Wave of French Protestant Propaganda, 15331535; 3 Specifying Power: Sacramental Signification in Calvin's Theology of the Eucharist; 4 Seeds of Discord: The Diffusion of the Reformed Doctrine, 15401560; 5 The Catholic Riposte: Defenses of the Real Presence at the Beginning of the Religious Wars; 6 The Eucharist, Reformed Social Formation, and the Ideology of Resistance; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
609831381
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195352924
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609831381
Label
The Body Broken : the Calvinist Doctrine of the Eucharist and the Symbolization of Power in Sixteenth-Century France
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Immanent Majesty: The Eucharist and the Body of Christ in Late Medieval Society; 2 Heavenly Things in Heaven: The First Wave of French Protestant Propaganda, 15331535; 3 Specifying Power: Sacramental Signification in Calvin's Theology of the Eucharist; 4 Seeds of Discord: The Diffusion of the Reformed Doctrine, 15401560; 5 The Catholic Riposte: Defenses of the Real Presence at the Beginning of the Religious Wars; 6 The Eucharist, Reformed Social Formation, and the Ideology of Resistance; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
609831381
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195352924
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609831381

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