The Middle Ages to the Reformation

G. R. Evans

in The Oxford Illustrated History of the Bible

Published in print July 2001 | ISBN: 9780198601180
Published online April 2009 |
 The Middle Ages to the Reformation

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This chapter discusses the study and use of the Bible from the Middle Ages to the Reformation. Topics covered include preaching during the Middle Ages, university commentary and the development of the university lecture, respect for the authority of the scripture, the senses of the text, and dissidence and lay Bible study.

Keywords: Bible; scripture; preaching; university; authority; text; dissidence

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Subjects: Religious Studies ; Biblical Studies

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