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Jansenism

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

A Christian movement of the 17th and 18th centuries, based on the writings of the Flemish Roman Catholic Cornelius Otto Jansen (1585–1638), a strong opponent of the Jesuits who proposed a...

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Jansen

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 211 words.

• Masson • flaxen, Jackson, klaxon, Sachsen, Saxon, waxen • Samson • Branson, Jansen, Manson, Nansen • arson

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Jansen

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 211 words.

• Masson • flaxen, Jackson, klaxon, Sachsen, Saxon, waxen • Samson • Branson, Jansen, Manson, Nansen • arson

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Jansenism

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 132 words.

A Catholic theological movement originating in the Netherlands and taking its name from Cornelius Jansen (1585–1638), Bishop of

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Jansenism

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 273 words.

Dogmatically, Jansenism is summed up in five propositions derived in substance from the Augustinus (1640) of C. O.

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Jansenism

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 279 words.

Dogmatically, Jansenism is summed up in five propositions derived in substance from the *Augustinus (1640) of C.

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Jansenism

John Cruickshank.

in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 702 words.

This religious movement took its name from the theologian Jansenius (Cornelius Jansen, 1585–1638). He taught a strict

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Jansenism

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 85 words.

Christian sect owing allegiance to the doctrines of the Dutch theologian Cornelius Otto Jansen (1585–1638). The principal tenet

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Jansenism

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 85 words.

Christian sect owing allegiance to the doctrines of the Dutch theologian Cornelius Otto Jansen (1585–1638). The principal tenet

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Jansenism

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 1070 words.

Dogmatically, Jansenism is summed up in five propositions, derived in substance from the *Augustinus (1640) of C.

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Jansenism

Jeannine E. Olson.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 1253 words.

This term is applied to an international movement that derived its name from Cornelius Jansenius (Cornelis Otto Jansen,

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Jansenism

in The Oxford Guide to the Historical Reception of Augustine

January 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Christianity. 5147 words.

‘Jansenism’ is a polemical name introduced in the 1640s to designate and denounce the doctrine on *grace and *

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Jansenism

Monique Cottret and Catherine Porter.

in Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 3990 words.

Jansenism is too often viewed as a seventeenth-century phenomenon. To be sure, the great literary figures who were influenced by

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Jansenism

Thomas O'Connor.

in The Oxford Companion to Irish History

January 2002; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 198 words.

a 17th‐century current of Catholic theological thought, originating in the Low Countries and associated with Cornelius Jansen (1585–1638),

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Jansenism

Philip L. Quinn.

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 90 words.

This movement in seventeenth-century French Catholic thought is named after the Fleming Cornelius Otto Jansen (1585–1638), whose treatise

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Jansenism

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

A Christian movement of the 17th and 18th centuries, based on the writings of the Flemish Roman Catholic Cornelius Otto Jansen (1585–1638), a strong opponent of the Jesuits who proposed a...

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Jansen

Edited by Tom Devonshire Jones, Linda Murray and Peter Murray.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 147 words.

Cornelius Jansen (1585–1638) was Bishop of Ypres in Flanders. His Augustinus, published posthumously in 1640, was strongly anti-Jesuit and theologically pessimistic, almost Calvinist. It...

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Jansenism

Thomas O'Connor.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Ancien Régime

November 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: History; Social and Cultural History. 9169 words.

Jansenism was given a name only in the 1640s but originated as a sixteenth-century theological current in Spanish Flanders, where it was part of the Catholic response to the intellectual...

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Jansenism

F. Ellen Weaver-Laporte.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 1116 words.

French religious movement. This controversial interpretation of Counter-Reformation spirituality within the Roman Catholic Church in France was named after Cornelius Jansen (1585–1638),...

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Jansen, Reinier

Edwin B. Bronner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Publishing. 1314 words.

Jansen, Reinier ( April 1648?– February 1706), Quaker and printer, was born probably in Harlingen, Friesland, the Netherlands, the son of Jan Reiners Jansen and Jancke Keimpes. Little is...

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Jacques Jansen

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(b Paris, 22 Nov 1913; d Paris, 13 March 2002). French baritone. He studied in Paris and made his début at the Opéra-Comique in 1941 as Pelléas, which became his most famous role. He...

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