Ladies of the Reformation

memoirs of distinquished female characters belonging to the period ofthe Reformation in the sixteenth century... England, Scotland, and the Netherlands.
  • 715 Pages
  • 4.42 MB
  • English
Blackie , London, New York (etc.)
Reformation -- Biography., Women and reli
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 715 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20521198M

Ladies of the Reformation book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(8). Her book:Reformation Women: It certainly is a good time to reflect on what the Reformation is all about. Rebecca VanDoodewaard has written a book in this vein that highlights the often forgotten impact that women made in the key events of that tumultuous period/5.

This is a great book. Women are historically sometimes just left out of the narratives of history; This book tells the stories of some of the women who were such an important part of the Protestant Reformation, and tells them very well/5(48).

Ladies of the Reformation: memoirs of distinguished female characters, belonging to the period of the Reformation in the sixteenth century: Germany, Switzerland, France, Italy and Spain Volume 2 of Ladies of the Reformation, J.

Ladies of the Reformation book Anderson: Author: James Anderson: Publisher: Blackie and Son, Original from: University of Illinois at Urbana.

I had the pleasure of studying "Women and the Reformation" with Dr. Stjerna in seminary. This book is an absolute gem. Lest we forget that women were a critically important and courageous force for change, and reformers in their own right; Dr.

Sterna's book makes their Cited by: The third major way that women contributed to the Reformation was by writing.

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It may seem like a modern thing to do, but even in the medieval era, a few women wrote and published. With its emphasis on education and literacy, the Reformation fostered many Protestant female authors. Get this from a library.

Ladies of the Reformation: short biographies of distinguished ladies of the sixteenth century. [J H Alexander]. Women and the Reformation gathers historical materials and personal accounts to provide a comprehensive and accessible look at the status and contributions of women as leaders in the 16th century Protestant world.

Explores the new and expanded role as core participants in Christian life that women experienced during the Reformation Examines diverse individual stories from women of.

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Short Biographies of Distinguished Ladies of the 16th Century.: The ladies: Marguerite de Valois, Jeanne d'Albrecht, Elizabeth of Brandenburg, Elizabteh of Brunswick, Sivylla of Cleves, Katherine of Schwartzburg, Anna Reinhard, Katherine von Bora, Idelette de Bure, Marjorie Bowes, Katharine Willopughby, Wendelmuta Klaus.

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The renowned author of "More Than Notion" and "From Darkness to Light", J. Alexander writes the poignant stories of several outstanding ladies of this era. Table of Contents: Two French Queens Marguerite de Valois Jeanne d’Albrecht Four German Princesses Elizabeth of Brandenburg Elizabeth of Brunswick Sibylla of Cleves Katharine of.

Reformation Women by Rebecca VanDooewaard will introduce you to women of the Word who fought for the truth of the Word and can give us the courage to fight for that same truth today. I received this book for free from Reformation Heritage Books via Cross Focused Reviews for this review.

I was not required to write a positive review. The Guernsey Martyrs were three women who were burned at the stake for their Protestant beliefs, in Guernsey, Channel Islands, in during the Marian persecutions.

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Mother Catherine Cauchés (center) and her two daughters Guillemine Gilbert (left) and Perotine Massey (right) with her infant son burning for heresy.

6 Further reading. Women of the Reformation By Barry McWilliams Women had a most significant impact upon the Reformation, and the social changes that came about in turn changed the place and role of women in the centuries to follow. Two groups of women had decisive impact upon the Reformation – the royal women, and the wives of the Reformers.

“Michael Reeves' book is a thoughtful, concise, and clear account of the major events, people, and ideas that shaped the Reformation.

With theological sensitivity and. Audio Transcript. This month at we’re celebrating 31 personalities behind the Protestant Reformation in a series called “Here We Stand: A Day Journey with Heroes of the Reformation.” Each day through the month of October, we are publishing a brief character sketch of a personality in the Reformation in a little five-to-seven-minute episode.

“Reformation Women is a book of rare quality and interest as Rebecca VanDoodewaard opens up a whole new dimension in the ongoing story of Christ’s church. We learn of the enormous contribution made by twelve women to the progress of the Reformation in the sixteenth century. You probably need something new.

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Each chapter gives a brief snapshot of different womens' lives, and this was a great starting point for a Women of the Reformation set I'm writing for my Christian girls' group--I'm adding Scripture Author: Lady Bibliophile.Ladies of the Reformation by Anderson, James and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The untold story of the Reformation is of the women of the Reformation.

We tend to tell the story of all the men, and that's because they were pastors, and believe based on the teachings of Scripture, that the pastorate is an office reserved for men. But in that, we miss the fact that women played a significant role in the Reformation.