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Ecclesiastical Authority and Spiritual Power in the Church of the First Three Ce [Hardcover]

By Hans Von Campenhausen (Author)
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Pages   320
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.86" Width: 5.77" Height: 1.03"
Weight:   1.17 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Mar 31, 1997
Publisher   Hendrickson Publishers
ISBN  1565632729  
EAN  9781565632721  


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The issue of authority in the church, what constitutes authority, and who has it, has been one of the foremost issues throughout church history, including the modern church. The practice of the early church and the writings of the New Testament are of primary importance for understanding the problem of authority. We can enhance our understanding further by taking into consideration the sociological phenomena surrounding any emergent social group that traverses a path from charismatic leadership to formal governing structures. Von Campenhausen's masterful blending of historical assessment with sociological analysis makes this work a fundamental resource for the study of the development of the early church and the writings of the New Testament.

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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Hans von Campenhausen, former chair of Ecclesiastical History at Heidelberg, is an Honorary Fellow of the British Academy and is the author of numerous articles and books, including "The Formation of the Christian Bible," "The Fathers of the Greek Church," and "The Fathers of the Latin Church."

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"In-Depth Perspective to the Ecclesiastical Foundations"  May 9, 2001
This book is among the most dynamic approaches to solving the much discussed problem of "Ecclesiastical and Spiritual Authority in the First Three Centuries of the Church" that may be found. Hans Von Campenhausen's sociologial and historical perspective, blendid with his theoretical wit and scholarly lore, make this book an entertaining and ultimately edifying experience. Von Campenhausen dissolves some of the most complex questions history has left us behind and builds a comprehensive and unequivocal bulwark of learning for the clergyman and lay person alike. Some topics Von Campenhausen deals with are the power of the keys to bind and loose, the penitential and disciplinary techniques, and the controversial nature of apostolic succession in the Church of the first three centuries. All in all this book is an excellent source for grasping the perplexities of the Church's formation into the ecclesiastical organization we know today.
 

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