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1617, 1717

Thomas Albert Howard.

in Remembering the Reformation

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 8484 words.

This chapter focuses on the first two centenary jubilees of the Reformation in 1617 and 1717 and argues that they are similar in many respects. It makes clear that these commemorations were...

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1883

Thomas Albert Howard.

in Remembering the Reformation

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 9087 words.

After briefly mentioning some Reformation-related commemorations that took place after the tercentenary in 1817, this chapter profiles the 400th anniversary of Martin Luther’s birth in 1883...

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1899–1999

MORNA HOOKER and MAURICE WILES.

in The Journal of Theological Studies

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religious Studies. 0 words.

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1968

Hugh McLeod.

in The Religious Crisis of the 1960s

October 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 9166 words.

This chapter examines the social and religious upheavals of 1968. In the later 1960s, hopes for speedy and radical changes in both church and society were at a very high level. Christian...

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W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 85 words.

The symbol employed in textual criticism for a MS of the New Testament in Greek written on parchment in Egypt

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John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 53 words.

Symbol of emptiness (śūnyatā) and of the undifferentiated source of appearance in Zen Buddhism. In Japanese esoteric

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John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 13 words.

Letter of negation in several languages, as in, e.g., atheism, adharma.

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<i>A</i>

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 28 words.

(Gk., alpha).

First letter of the Greek alphabet, combined with the last, Ω (omega), to refer to God as the

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Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 215 words.

The first vowel and letter in the Sanskrit alphabet. The phoneme “a” is thought to be the source of all

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Overview page. Subjects: Biblical Studies.

The symbol employed in textual criticism for a MS of the New Testament in Greek written on parchment in Egypt (Alexandria? Hence known as the Codex Alexandrinus) in the 5th cent. A few...

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