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Foxe's book of martyrs

Author: John Foxe; Paul L Maier; R C Linnenkugel
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Kregel Publications, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Abridged and revised editionView all editions and formats
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Through the centuries, Christians have endured times of persecution, torture, and even death for daring to take a stand for their beliefs. These individuals were martyrs for the cause of Christ and have become an important part of our Christians heritage.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Church history
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Foxe; Paul L Maier; R C Linnenkugel
ISBN: 0825443296 9780825443299
OCLC Number: 911171847
Notes: "Abridged and edited with commentary"--Title page.
"[B]ased on the 1570 edition of Foxe's Actes and Monuments, now commonly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs"--Title page verso.
Description: 436 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction - The early church : martyrs of the primitive church - The church in early Britain - Three hundred years from King Egbert to William the Conqueror - Three hundred years from William the Conqueror to John Wycliffe - Concerning the last 300 years - Beginning with King Henry VI - Beginning with the reign of King Henry VIII - Continuing, in English history, matters of both state and church - The acts and things done in Edward's reign - The coronation of Queen Mary : religious changes and turmoil happening in England at the same time - The bloody murdering of God's saints : their names, trials, and martyrdoms in this time of Queen Mary - Continuing the bloody persecutions from January 1557 to their end with Queen Elizabeth - Afterword : martyrs after Foxe - Bibliography - Index of martyrs, religious authorities, and royalty.
Other Titles: Actes and monuments
Book of martyrs
Responsibility: John Foxe ; edited by Paul L. Maier and R. C. Linnenkugel.

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Through the centuries, Christians have endured times of persecution, torture, and even death for daring to take a stand for their beliefs. These individuals were martyrs for the cause of Christ and have become an important part of our Christians heritage.

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