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Author Bos, David.

Title Servants of the kingdom : professionalization among ministers of the nineteenth-century Netherlands Reformed Church / by David J. Bos
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 482 pages) : illustrations, portraits, tables
Series Brill's series in church history ; v. 43
Religious history and culture series ; v. 3
Brill's series in church history ; d. 43
Brill's series in church history. Religious history and culture series ; v. 3
Contents Acknowledgements; Translator's Preface to the English Edition; Introduction; CHAPTER I. "For the Pulpit and Congregation" -- The Work of Nineteenth-Century Ministers; CHAPTER II. "Officials with the Title of Prophet" -- The Reformed Church in King William's Realm; CHAPTER III. The Light of Scholarship -- Theologians, Academia, and the Church; CHAPTER IV. "The Young Cleric" -- The Life of a Theology Student; CHAPTER V. "That Fellow with the White Bowtie" -- Theologians in Dutch Literary Life; CHAPTER VI. "The Worst of the Five" -- The Rise of the Young Doctor of Theology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-472) and index
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Subject Nederlandse Hervormde Kerk -- History -- 19th century.
Career development.
Church and state -- Netherlands.
Clergy -- Post-ordination training.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010004395
ISBN 1283039184
9004193502 (electronic bk.)
9789004193505 (electronic bk.)