A Christian enchiridion
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A Christian enchiridion wherein are briefly handled these three points following; 1. That aboue all things in the world, man should bee most carefull of his saluation. 2. That in this life a man bee assured of his saluation. 3. The way how, or meanes whereby a man may come to bee assured of his saluation. By Thomas Hovves, preacher of the word at Kings-Linne in Norfolke. by

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Published by Printed by C. L[egge] and are to be sold by William Welbie in Pauls Church yard at the signe of the Swan in [Cambridge] .
Written in English


  • Christian life -- Early works to 1800.

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GenreEarly works to 1800.
SeriesEarly English books, 1475-1640 -- 1603:18.
The Physical Object
Pagination[20], 176, 175-206, 205-222 p.
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18581509M

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Desiderius Erasmus, A Book Called in Latin Enchiridion Militis Christiani and in English The Manual of the Christian Knight, replenished with the most wholesome precepts made by the famous clerk Erasmus of Rotterdam, to which is added a new and marvellous . Enchiridion [Music Download] by Degarmo & Key. Title: Enchiridion [Music Download] By: Degarmo & Key Format: Music Download Vendor: ForeFront Publication Date: Stock No: WWDLF This volume in the Library of Christian Classics offers translations of Augustine's Confessions and Enchiridion.. Long recognized for the quality of its translations, introductions, explanatory notes, and indexes, the Library of Christian Classics provides scholars and students with modern English translations of some of the most significant Christian theological texts in : Westminster John Knox Press. 4. It is your desire, as you wrote, to have from me a book, a sort of enchiridion, 6 6 A transliteration of the Greek εγχειριδιον, literally, a handbook or manual. as it might be called—something to have "at hand"—that deals with your questions. What is to be sought after above all else?

Enchiridion On Faith, Hope and Loveis a briefer treatise on the grace of God and represents Augustine's fully matured theological perspective -- after the magnificent achievements of the De Trinitate and the greater part of the De civitate Dei, and after the tremendous turmoil of the Pelagian controversy in which the doctrine of grace was the exact epicenter. A book called in Latin Enchiridion militis Christiani, and in English The manual of the Christian knight, replenished with most wholesome precepts, made by the famous clerk Erasmus of Rotterdam, to the which is added a new and marvellous profitable preface () (Reprint) Erasmus, Desiderius, d. INTRODUCTION. The little book by Epictetus called Enchiridion or “manual” has played a disproportionately large role in the rise of modern attitudes and modern philosophy. As soon as it had been translated into the vernacular languages, it became a bestseller among independent intellectuals, among anti-Christian thinkers, and among philosophers of a subjective cast. Enchiridion (Dover Thrift Editions) unknown Edition Christian undertones seem to be quite evident in the following paragraph: “As on a voyage when the vessel has reached a port, if you go out to get water, it is an amusement by the way to pick up a shell-fish or some bulb, but your thoughts ought to be directed to the ship, and you ought /5().

Enchiridion is derived from the Greek word enkheiridion which simply means little book. This "little book" was composed at the request of Laurentius, a friend or acquaintance of St. Augustine, shortly after the the death of St. Jerome, so I believe we can safely say between the years and although we do not know the exact date.5/5(1).   This is an excellent book, both for the text itself by Augustine and the introduction to it. Augustine wrote the Enchiridion as a response to a friend who wanted a "handbook" of Christian teaching. Though not as engaging as his Confessions, it is well worth by: item 3 Enchiridion: Or Manual of a Christian Knight by Erasmus (English) Paperback Book - Enchiridion: Or Manual of a Christian Knight by Erasmus (English) Paperback Book. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all.   The Enchiridion is a compact treatise on Christian piety, written in response to a request by an otherwise unknown person, named Laurentius, shortly after the death of Saint Jerome in It is intended as a model for Christian instruction or the title indicates, the work is organized according to the three graces necessary for Brand: Wyatt North Publishing, LLC.