John of Leiden


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John of Leiden (1509–36)

The Boundaries of Faith. The Development and Transmission of Medieval Spirituality. By John C. Hirsh. Pp. xii + 189. (Studies in the History of Christian Thought, 67.) Leiden: Brill, 1996. ISBN 90 04 10428 3. Gld. 150/$97.

Islam: Essays on Scripture, Thought and Society: A Festschrift in Honour of Anthony H. Johns Edited by Peter G. Riddell and Tony Street. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1997. Pp. 361. Price HB $148.00. 2590–04–10692–8.

Jewish Cult and Hellenistic Culture: Essays on the Jewish Encounter with Hellenism and Roman Rule. By John J. Collins. Pp. viii + 231. (Journal for the Study of Judaism Supplements, 100.) Leiden: Brill, 2005. isbn 90 04 14438 2. £64.30.

Children of the Laboring Poor: Expectation and Experience among the Orphans of Early Modern Augsburg. By Thomas Max Safley (Leiden: Brill, 2005. 493 pp.) and Abandoned Children of the Renaissance: Orphan Care in Florence and Bologna. By Nicholas Terpstra. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2005. 349 pp.)

The Nag Hammadi Library after Fifty Years. Proceedings of the 1995 Society of Biblical Literature Commemoration. Edited by John D. Turner and Anne Mcguire. Pp. xviii + 531. (Nag Hammadi and Manichaean Studies, 44.) Leiden: Brill, 1997. ISBN 90 04 10824 6. Gld. 318/$187.

The Exoteric Ahmad Ibn Idris: A Sufi's Critique of the Madhahib and the Wahhabis By Berndt Radtke, John O'Kane, Knut S. Vikor, and R. S. O'Fahey (Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1999), 235 pp. Price HB $65.00. ISBN 90–04–11375–4.


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Leader of the Anabaptist kingdom of Münster, the illegitimate son of the burgomaster of Soevenhagen (near Leiden) who later married John's mother. John was apprenticed to a tailor, and ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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