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The reformation of community : social welfare and Calvinist charity in Holland, 1572-1620

Author: Charles H Parker
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Series: Cambridge studies in early modern history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines the relationship between municipal and ecclesiastical relief agencies in the six chief cities of Holland - Dordrecht, Haarlem, Delft, Leiden, Amsterdam, and Gouda - from the public establishment of the Reformed Church in 1572 to the aftermath of the Synod of Dort. The author argues that the conflict between charitable organizations reveals competing conceptions of Christian community that came to
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles H Parker
ISBN: 0521623057 9780521623056
OCLC Number: 38748092
Description: xv, 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The municipal community and parish charity in late medieval Holland --
3. The civic community and poor relief, 1500-1614 --
4. Poor relief in a confessional community: the creation of the Dutch Reformed diaconate, 1566-1578 --
5. The dynamics of the Reformed community: discipline and poor relief, 1572-1620 --
6. Municipal welfare and the Calvinist diaconate, 1572-1620 --
7. The pillars of a new society: religious pluralism and confessional identity in Reformation Holland.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in early modern history.
Responsibility: Charles H. Parker.

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A comparative study of social welfare institutions in Holland during the Reformation.  Read more...

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'The first comparative study of urban charitable agencies in Calvinist Holland ... a great accomplishment.' Journal of Modern History

 
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