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History of the Christian Church - Philip Schaff [SchHistCC] 1.1

Comprehensive history from Christ through the Reformation (8 vols)

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    History of the Christian Church
    by Philip Schaff (1819-1893)

    The most well-known Church history ever published. All eight volumes in one module, with entries divided by section. Covers the Apostolic church through the French-Switzerland Reformation.

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    Module contents overview:

    FIRST PERIOD APOSTLIC CHRISTIANITY A.D.1-100 VOL.1

    CHAPTER I. PREPARATION FOR CHRISTIANITY.
    CHAPTER II. JESUS CHRIST.
    CHAPTER III. THE APOSTOLIC AGE.
    CHAPTER IV. ST. PETER AND THE CONVERSION OF THE JEWS.
    CHAPTER V. ST. PAUL AND THE CONVERSION OF THE GENTILES.
    CHAPTER VI. THE GREAT TRIBULATION.
    CHAPTER VII. THE CONSOLIDATION OF JEWISH AND GENTILE CHRISTIANITY
    CHAPTER VIII. CHRISTIAN LIFE IN THE APOSTOLIC CHURCH.
    CHAPTER IX. WORSHIP IN THE APOSTOLIC AGE.
    CHAPTER X. ORGANIZATION OF THE APOSTOLIC CHURCH.
    CHAPTER XI. THEOLOGY OF THE APOSTOLIC CHURCH.
    CHAPTER XII. THE NEW TESTAMENT.

    SECOND PERIOD ANTE-NICENE CHRISTIANITY A.D.100-311 VOL.2

    INTRODUCTION.
    CHAPTER I: SPREAD OF CHRISTIANITY.
    CHAPTER II: PERSECUTION OF CHRISTIANITY AND CHRISTIAN MARTYRDOM.
    CHAPTER III. LITERARY CONTEST OF CHRISTIANITY.
    CHAPTER IV: ORGANIZATION AND DISCIPLINE OF THE CHURCH.
    CHAPTER V: CHRISTIAN WORSHIP.
    CHAPTER VI: CHRISTIAN ART.
    CHAPTER VII: THE CHURCH IN THE CATACOMBS.
    CHAPTER VIII: THE CHRISTIAN LIFE IN CONTRAST WITH PAGAN CORRUPTION.
    CHAPTER IX: ASCETIC TENDENCIES.
    CHAPTER X: MONTANISM.
    CHAPTER XI: THE HERESIES OF THE ANTE-NICENE AGE.
    CHAPTER XII: THE DEVELOPMENT OF CATHOLIC THEOLOGY.
    CHAPTER XIII: ECCLESIASTICAL LITERATURE OF THE ANTE-NICENE AGE.

    THIRD PERIOD THE CHURCH IN UNION WITH THE ROMAN EMPIRE FROM CONSTANTINE THE GREAT TO GREGORY THE GREAT A.D. 311-590 VOL.3

    CHAPTER I. DOWNFALL OF HEATHENISM AND VICTORY OF CHRISTIANITY.
    CHAPTER II. THE LITERARY TRIUMPH OF CHRISTIANITY.
    CHAPTER III. ALLIANCE OF CHURCH AND STATE.
    CHAPTER IV. MONASTICISM.
    CHAPTER V. THE HIERARCHY AND POLITY OF THE CHURCH.
    CHAPTER VI. CHURCH DISCIPLINE AND SCHISMS.
    CHAPTER VII. PUBLIC WORSHIP AND RELIGIOUS CUSTOMS AND CEREMONIES.
    CHAPTER VIII. CHRISTIAN ART.
    CHAPTER IX. THEOLOGY. DEVELOPMENT OF THE ECUMENICAL ORTHODOXY.
    CHAPTER X. CHURCH FATHERS, AND THEOLOGICAL LITERATURE.
    LIST OF POPES AND EMPERORS.

    MEDIAEVAL CHRISTIANITY FROM GREGORY I TO GREGORY VII A.D. 590-1073 VOL.4

    CHAPTER I. GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO MEDIAEVAL CHURCH HISTORY
    CHAPTER II. THE CONVERSION OF THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN BARBARIANS.
    CHAPTER III. MOHAMMEDANISM IN ITS RELATION TO CHRISTIANITY.
    CHAPTER IV. THE PAPAL HIERARCHY AND THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE.
    CHAPTER V. THE CONFLICT OF THE EASTERN AND WESTERN CHURCHES.
    CHAPTER VI. MORALS AND RELIGION.
    CHAPTER VII. MONASTICISM.
    CHAPTER VIII. CHURCH DISCIPLINE.
    CHAPTER IX. CHURCH AND STATE.
    CHAPTER X. WORSHIP AND CEREMONIES.
    CHAPTER XI. DOCTRINAL CONTROVERSIES.
    CHAPTER XII. HERETICAL SECTS.
    CHAPTER XIII. THE STATE OF LEARNING.
    CHAPTER XIV. BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ECCLESIASTICAL WRITERS.

    FROM GREGORY VII. TO BONIFACE VIII. A. D. 1049-1294 VOL.5

    INTRODUCTION
    CHAPTER I. THE HILDEBRANDIAN POPES. A.D. 1049-1073.
    CHAPTER II. GREGORY VII, 1073-1085.
    CHAPTER III.THE PAPACY OF GREGORY VII A.D. 1085-1122.
    CHAPTER IV. FROM THE CONCORDAT OF WORMS TO INNOCENT III. A.D. 1122-1198.
    CHAPTER V. INNOCENT III. AND HIS AGE. A.D. 1198-1216.
    CHAPTER VI.FROM THE DEATH OF INNOCENT III. TO BONIFACE VIII. 1216-1294.
    CHAPTER VII. THE CRUSADES.
    CHAPTER VIII. THE MONASTIC ORDERS.
    CHAPTER IX. MISSIONS.
    CHAPTER X. HERESY AND ITS SUPPRESSION.
    CHAPTER XI. UNIVERSITIES AND CATHEDRALS.
    CHAPTER XII. SCHOLASTIC AND MYSTIC THEOLOGY.
    CHAPTER XIII. SCHOLASTICISM AT ITS HEIGHT.
    CHAPTER XIV. THE SACRAMENTAL SYSTEM.
    CHAPTER XV. POPE AND CLERGY.
    CHAPTER XVI. POPULAR WORSHIP AND SUPERSTITION.

    FROM BONIFACE VIII. TO MARTIN LUTHER. A.D.1294-1517 VOL.6

    CHAPTER I. THE DECLINE OF THE PAPACY, AVIGNON EXILE. A.D. 1294-1377.
    CHAPTER II. THE PAPAL SCHISM AND THE REFORMATORY COUNCILS. 1378-1449.
    CHAPTER III. LEADERS OF CATHOLIC THOUGHT.
    CHAPTER IV. THE GERMAN MYSTICS.
    CHAPTER V. REFORMERS BEFORE THE REFORMATION.
    CHAPTER VI. THE LAST POPES OF THE MIDDLE AGES. 1447-1521
    CHAPTER VII. HERESY AND WITCHCRAFT.
    CHAPTER VIII. THE RENAISSANCE.
    CHAPTER IX. THE PULPIT AND POPULAR PIETY.
    CHAPTER X. THE CLOSE OF THE MIDDLE AGES.

    HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION 1517-1648 VOL.7

    CHAPTER I. ORIENTATION
    CHAPTER II. LUTHER'S TRAINING FOR THE REFORMATION, A.D. L483-1517.
    CHAPTER III. THE GERMAN REFORMATION FROM THE PUBLICATION OF LUTHER'S THESES TO THE DIET OF WORMS, A.D. 1517-1521.
    CHAPTER IV. THE GERMAN REFORMATION FROM THE DIET OF WORMS TO THE PEASANTS’ WAR, A.D. 1521-1525.
    CHAPTER V. THE INNER DEVELOPMENT OF THE REFORMATION FROM THE PEASANTS' WAR TO THE DIET OF AUGSBURG, A.D. 1525-1530.
    CHAPTER VI. PROPAGATION AND PERSECUTION OF PROTESTANTISM IN GERMANY TILL 1530.
    CHAPTER VII. THE SACRAMENTARIAN CONTROVERSIES.
    CHAPTER VIII. THE POLITICAL SITUATION BETWEEN 1526 AND 1529.
    CHAPTER IX. THE DIET AND CONFESSION OF AUGSBURG. A.D. 1530.

    THE SWISS REFORMATION VOL.8

    CHAPTER I. INTRODUCTION.
    CHAPTER II. ZWINGLI'S TRAINING. A.D. 1484-1519.
    CHAPTER III. THE REFORMATION IN ZURICH. 1519-1526.
    CHAPTER IV. SPREAD OF THE REFORMATION IN GERMAN SWITZERLAND.
    CHAPTER V. THE WAR BETWEEN THE ROMAN CATHOLIC AND REFORMED CANTONS.
    CHAPTER VI. THE PERIOD OF CONSOLIDATION.

    THE REFORMATION IN FRENCH SWITZERLAND VOL.8

    CHAPTER VII. THE PREPARATORY WORK. FROM 1526 TO 1536.
    CHAPTER VIII. JOHN CALVIN AND HIS WORK.
    CHAPTER IX. FROM FRANCE TO SWITZERLAND. 1509-1536.
    CHAPTER X. CALVIN'S FIRST SOJOURN AND LABORS IN GENEVA. 1536-1538.
    CHAPTER XI. CALVIN IN GERMANY. FROM 1538 TO 1541.
    CHAPTER XII. CALVIN'S SECOND SOJOURN AND LABORS IN GENEVA. 1541-1564.
    CHAPTER XIII. CONSTITUTION AND DISCIPLINE OF THE CHURCH OF GENEVA.
    CHAPTER XIV. THE THEOLOGY OF CALVIN.
    CHAPTER XV. DOCTRINAL CONTROVERSIES.
    CHAPTER XVI. SERVETUS: HIS LIFE, TRIAL, AND EXECUTION.
    CHAPTER XVII. CALVIN ABROAD.
    CHAPTER XVIII. CLOSING SCENES IN THE LIFE OF CALVIN.
    CHAPTER XIX. THEODORE BEZA.

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