Main Data
Author: Philip Schaff
Title: The Essential Writings of Philip Schaff The Essential Writings of Philip Schaff
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN/ISSN: 9788026897699
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 1.00
Publication date: 01/01/2019
Category: Religion/Theologie
Language: English
Technical Data
Pages: 12529
Kopierschutz: Wasserzeichen
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: ePUB
Table of contents
This carefully crafted ebook: 'The Essential Writings of Philip Schaff' is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. 'History of the Christian Church' is an eight volume account of Christian history written by Philip Schaff. In this great work Schaff covers the history of Christianity from the time of the apostles to the Reformation period. 'The Creeds of Christendom, with a History and Critical Notes' is a three volume set in which Schaff is classifying and explaining many different statements of belief and articles of faith throughout the Christian history. He deals with the history of the creeds, starting with the Ecumenical creeds, and moving to Greek and Roman creeds, then Old Catholic Union creeds, and finally to the Evangelical creeds and Modern Protestant creeds.

Philip Schaff (1819-1893) was a Swiss-born, German-educated Protestant theologian and ecclesiastical historian who spent most of his adult life living and teaching in the United States. Schaff's broad views strongly influenced the German Reformed Church, through his teaching at Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, through his championship of English in German Reformed churches and schools in America, by his edition of the Heidelberg Catechism, and much more. His History of the Christian Church opened a new period in American study of ecclesiastical history.