Scottish Puritanism 1590-1638
By (author) David George Mullan
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Scottish Puritanism 1590-1638 by David George Mullan
Book DescriptionScottish Puritanism, 1590-1638, is a portrait of Protestantism in the two generations leading to the National Covenant of 1638. This book investigates the construction of a puritan community embracing 'godly' ministers along with significant numbers of lay men and women willing to engage in the practice of a piety which confronted the inner person and the external world, seeking the reformation of both. Topics include attitudes towards the Bible and the sacraments, the nature of the Christian life, the place of the feminine in Scottish divinity, and the development of ideas about predestination, covenanting, and the relationship between church and state. The book addresses the tensions inherent in puritanism, such as those associated with the nature of the church and the extent of freedom, and provides a perspective on the relationship between Scottish and English religious developments.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780198269977
(225mm x 144mm x 27mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 7-Sep-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author David George Mullan
Narratives of the Religious Self in Early - Modern Scotland, Hardback (February 2010)
Offers insights into the nature and extent of early-modern religious narratives. This book provides an understanding of the motivations behind the personal expressions of early-modern religious faith. It is suitable for students in various areas of study, including literary, historical, and theological contexts.
Religious Pluralism in the West, Hardback (December 1997)» View all books by David George Mullan
This study presents an historical overview of the themes relating to religious intolerance, tolerance and liberty. The readings contained within the anthology cover the attitudes of religious pluralism from antiquity to the present day.
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