Fb2 Creeds Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition by Jaroslav Pelikan and Valerie R. Hotchkiss (2003, Hardcover) ePub
by Valerie R. Hotchkiss Jaroslav Pelikan
|Author:||Valerie R. Hotchkiss Jaroslav Pelikan|
|Publisher:||Yale University Press|
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ISBN-13: 978-0300093919. He is the recipient of many awards and prizes and is the author of numerous books, including The Christian Tradition in five volumes, Jesus Through the Centuries, Christianity and Classical Culture, and The Vindication of Tradition. Valerie Hotchkiss is Professor of Medieval Studies at Southern Methodist University and J. S. Bridwell Foundation Endowed Librarian and Director of Bridwell Library.
Creeds & Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition, Vol. 3 Hardcover
Creeds & Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition, Vol. 3 Hardcover. by Valerie R. Hotchkiss Jaroslav Pelikan (Author).
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Jaroslav Pelikan and Valerie Hotchkiss’s Creeds and Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition, with Professor Pelikan’s Credo, far exceeds our expectations. Jaroslav Pelikan is Co-Winner of the 2004 John W. Kluge Prize for Lifetime Achievement in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Received Honorable Mention for the 2003 Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division Annual Awards Competition in the Multi-Volume category. Also of Interest More from this Author.
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Jaroslav Pelikan, Valerie R. Hotchkiss. Yale University Press, 2003
Jaroslav Pelikan, Valerie R. Yale University Press, 2003. This five-volume set seeks to assemble the principal creeds and confessions of the Christian Church, from biblical times to the present and from all over the globe, and place them in their historical and theological context. An introductory volume, "Credo", by church historian Jaroslav Pelikan, surveys the history of these creeds, delves into the meaning and purpose of creeds, and probes the issues and controversies that spawn new creeds, as well as the origins of new religious movements within.
This remarkable four-volume set assembles the principal creeds and confessions of the Christian Church, from biblical times to the present and from all over the globe, and places them in their historical and theological context.
Jaroslav Jan Pelikan was born in Akron, Ohio, to a Slovak father and mother, Jaroslav Jan Pelikan Sr. and Anna Buzekova Pelikan. Pelikan wrote more than 30 books, including the five-volume The Christian Tradition: A History of the Development of Doctrine (1971–1989). His father was pastor of Trinity Slovak Lutheran Church in Chicago, Illinois, and his paternal grandfather a bishop of the Synod of Evangelical Lutheran Churches then known as the Slovak Lutheran Church in America.
New Haven: Yale University Press
New Haven: Yale University Press. Comprising five parts in three volumes, the collection is inseparable from the introduction, even though the introduction "is also intended to be a freestanding monograph and reference work in its own right, even a textbook, also for readers who do not have the volumes of the set" (. i).