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Author Shantz, Douglas H.

Title Between Sardis and Philadelphia : the life and world of Pietist court preacher Conrad Bröske / by Douglas H. Shantz
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 317 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions, 1573-4188 ; v. 133
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions ; v. 133
Contents List of Maps and Illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- THE COURT PREACHER -- Family and Student Life, 1660-1682 -- Bröske's Educational Travels, 1683-1686 -- Hofprediger in Offenbach, 1686-1713 : The Life and World of a Late Seventeenth Century German Court Preacher -- The Gospel and Funeral Sermons of Conrad Bröske : A Picture of Innovation and Conformity in Pietist Preaching -- THE PHILADELPHIAN CHILIAST -- Turkish Baptisms in the Ysenburg Court in the 1690s -- Conrad Bröske, Thomas Beverley, and the Coming Millennial Kingdom -- Eight Dialogues between a Politician and a Theologian, 1698-1700 -- CONTROVERSY AND WITHDRAWAL -- Feud with Johann Konrad Dippel, 1700-1702 -- Dispute with the Reformed Preachers in Elberfeld, 1704-1706 -- The Literary Career of Conrad Bröske -- Conclusion -- Appendix One: Conrad Bröske's Autobiography of 1710 -- Appendix Two: Overview of the Bröske-Dippel Feud, 1700-1702 -- Appendix Three: Conrad Bröske's Dispute with the Reformed Preachers in Elberfeld, 1704-1706 -- Appendix Four: Conrad Bröske's Publications and Writings, 1692-1710 -- Bibliography -- Index of Persons and Places
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-307) and index
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Subject Bröske, Conrad, 1660-1713.
Clergy -- Germany -- Biography.
Isenburg (Principality) -- History -- 17th century.
Offenbach am Main (Germany) -- History -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1282399616
9047441907 (electronic bk.)
9789047441908 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)
(hardback ; alk. paper)