Traces the course of Protestantism from its beginnings prior to 1517 to the present day.
For more information including sample entries, full contents listing, and more, visit the Encyclopedia of Protestantism web site.Routledge is proud to announce the publication of a new major reference work from world-renowned scholar Hans J. Hillerbrand. The Encyclopedia of Protestantism is the definitive reference to the history and beliefs that continue to exert a profound influence on Western thought. Featuring entries written by an international team of specialists and scholars, the encyclopedia traces the course of Protestantism from its beginnings prior to 1517, when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the door of Wittenberg Cathedral, to the vital and diverse international scene of the present day.
The 1000-plus A-Z articles include coverage ofAfrican American Protestantism * Bible Camps and Conference Centers * Book of Common Prayer * Bryan, William Jennings * Bunyan, John * Calvin, John * Civil Rights Movement * Communion Tables * Cromwell, Oliver * Disciples of Christ * Duke University * Education, Theology, Africa * Evangelical Lutheran Church in America * Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship * Geneva Catechism * Glorious Revolution * Homosexuality * Hooker, Richard * Hutterites * Hymns and Hymnals * Iconoclasm * Indonesia * Intervarsity Christian Fellowship * Jews for Jesus * Jowett, Benjamin * Law, William * Lutheranism, Global * Marriage * Mennonites, General Conference * Moravian Church * Mormonism * National Primitive Baptist Convention * Nonconformity * Oxford Movement * Peale, Norman Vincent * Penn, William * Philanthropy * Plural Marriages * Remonstrants * Rescue Missions * Sabbatarianism * Scofield Reference Bible * Sunday School * Televangelism * Theology, Asian * Tillich, Paul * Transubstantiation * Tyndale, William * Unitarian-Universalist Churches * Urban Protestantism * Van der Kemp, Johannes Theodorus * Watts, Isaac * Wesleyanism * Westminster Catechism * World Missionary Conference * Young, Brigham * And many more.