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Author Cassander, George, 1513-1566, author

Title Georgius Cassander's De officio pii viri (1561) : critical edition with contemporary French and German translations / edited by Rob van de Schoor and Guillaume H.M. Posthumus Meyje
Published Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (306 pages)
Series Arbeiten zur Kirchengeschichte ; Band 134
Arbeiten zur Kirchengeschichte ; 134
Contents Table Of Contents ; Preface ; Introduction ; I A brief biography of Georgius Cassander (1513-1566) ; II A short history of the Colloquy at Poissy (1561) ; III The contents of De officio pii viri ; IV Printing history and translations of De officio pii viri
I.2 Cassander's answer to Calvin's attack: Defensio insontis libelli, De officio pii viri, adversus iniquum et importunum castigatorem II Advis de Mr. Perrot, ministre de Genève (1593) ; III Responses of the Leuven theologians Hessels and Stapleton
III. 1 Johannes Hessels, De officio pii, et christianae pacis vere amantis viri III. 2 Thomas Stapleton, De officio pii viri inter medios haereticos agentis ; IV Another three Roman-Catholic responses: Wilhelmus Lindanus, Julius Pflug and Robert Bellarmine ; IV. 1 Wilhelmus Lindanus
On the duty of the pious believer, the true lover of public peace during the present religious disunity within the Church The Afterlife of De officio pii viri ; I Dispute with Calvin ; I.1 Responsio ad versipellem quendam mediatorem (1561): Calvin's attack on De officio pii viri
V New Philology: "mouvance" and "variance" VI Readers: commentators and translators ; VII Text preparation and editorial principles ; Conspectus siglorum ; Abbreviations ; De officio pii viri / Le debvoir de l'homme de bien / Wie sich ein yeder Gottsfürchtiger & halten soll
Summary The irenical tract De officio pii viri (1561) by Georgius Cassander (1513-1566), its reception and its reprints highlight 16th-century erasmian humanist efforts for Church reunification in the Age of Reformation. Two contemporary translations, one in German by Georg von Cell and one in French by Jean Hotman, show us how De officio pii viri was adapted to the ongoing struggle for church peace in different parts of Europe
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In French, German, and English translations from the Latin
Subject Colloquy of Poissy (1561 : Poissy, France)
Christian union -- History -- 16th century.
Church history -- 16th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Cassander, George, 1513-1566. De officio pii viri. French
Cassander, George, 1513-1566. De officio pii viri. German
Posthumus Meyjes, G. H. M. (Guillaume Henri Marie), editor
Schoor, Rob van de, editor
LC no. 2016056563
ISBN 3110481987
3110485311 (electronic book)
9783110481983
9783110485318 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover) (acid-free paper)