Consolidation of a Protestant Canon of Prayer

Nicholas Hope

in German and Scandinavian Protestantism 1700-1918

Published in print July 1999 | ISBN: 9780198269946
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600647 | DOI:

Series: Oxford History of the Christian Church

 Consolidation of a Protestant Canon of Prayer

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Considers about the emergence of a new Protestant devotional canon (c.1550–1700). It shapes the practice of piety in the period covered by this book, and for this reason prefaces all of the following chapters. Discusses prayer as the practice of piety, printers and editions and the reception of Anglican and Puritan spirituality.

Keywords: devotional canon; editions; practice of piety; prayer; printers; spirituality

Chapter.  7760 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

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