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Foxe's book of martyrs

Author: John Foxe; Harold J Chadwick
Publisher: Alachua, Florida : Bridge Logos, [2001?] ©2001
Series: Pure gold classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New updated editionView all editions and formats
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For nearly two-thousand years, courageous men and women have been tortured and killed because of their confessions of Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. This updated edition of Foxes Book of Martyrs, contains stories of persecution up to 2001. Stories of heroic courage and overcoming faith. Stories of love of God and Christ. Stories of the amazing grace of God that enabled men, women, and children to endure  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Foxe; Harold J Chadwick
ISBN: 9780882708751 0882708759
OCLC Number: 890603590
Notes: Edition statement from page xvii.
"Updated through the 21st century"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: xx, 451 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The first Christian martyrs --
The beginning of general persecutions against the church (A.D. 54-304) --
Constantine the Great (Emperor of Rome: A.D. 306-337) --
Persecutions during the thousand years of general peace (about A.D. 320-A.D. 1079) --
Papal persecutions and the inquisition (1208-1834) --
Work and persecution of John Wycliffe (about 1377-1384) --
Persecution and martyrdom of John Huss (1415) --
Persecution and martyrdom of Jerome of Prague (1416) --
Persecutions in England (1401-1541) --
Persecutions in Scotland (1527-1558) --
The martyrdom of William Tyndale (1536), John Frith, and Andrew Hewet (1533) --
Work and persecution of Martin Luther (1517-1546) --
The martyrdom of John Hooper, Bishop of Worchester (1555) --
The martyrdom of Dr. Rowland Taylor, parish clergyman (1555) --
The martyrdom of Bishop Ridley and Bishop Latimer (1555) --
The maryrdom (i.e., martyrdom) of Archibishop Cranmer (1556) --
The fires of Smithfield (1410-1556) --
The Saint Batholomew Day Massacre (1572) --
Persecution of Anne Hutchinson, Mary Dyer, Margaret Wilson, Madame Jeanne Guyon, and Miguel de Molinos --
Persecution of Donald Cargill, John Bunyan, George Fox, William Carey, and Robert Thomas --
Martys today: the past century --
Martyrs today: this century --
Study guide --
Appendix A: Word changes and definitions --
Appendix B: Disputation of Dr. Martin Luther concerning penitence and indulgences --
Appendix C: Kings and Queens of England from 1327 to 1603 --
Appendix D: Colleges of Cambridge University founded from 1284 to 1596 ; Colleges of Oxford University founded from 1249 to 1571 --
Appendix E: Roman Catholic Popes from 1000-1600 --
Appendix F: Organizations --
Index.
Series Title: Pure gold classic.
Other Titles: Actes and monuments
Book of martyrs
New Foxe's book of martyrs
Responsibility: John Foxe ; edited by Harold J. Chadwick.

Abstract:

For nearly two-thousand years, courageous men and women have been tortured and killed because of their confessions of Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. This updated edition of Foxes Book of Martyrs, contains stories of persecution up to 2001. Stories of heroic courage and overcoming faith. Stories of love of God and Christ. Stories of the amazing grace of God that enabled men, women, and children to endure persecutions and often horrible deaths.

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