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Church mother : the writings of a Protestant reformer in sixteenth-century Germany

Author: Katharina Zell; Elsie Anne McKee
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Series: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Katharina Schutz Zell (1498 - 1562) was an outspoken religious reformer in sixteenth-century Germany who campaigned for the right of clergy to marry. This book contains the translations of her  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Church history
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katharina Zell; Elsie Anne McKee
ISBN: 0226979660 9780226979663 0226979679 9780226979670
OCLC Number: 1176127530
Description: xxix, 267 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Letter to the suffering women of the community in Kentzingen --
Katharina Schütz's apologia for Master Matthew Zell, her husband --
Some Christian and comforting songs of praise about Jesus Christ our Savior --
Lament and exhortation of Katharina Zell to the people at the grave of Master Matthew Zell --
The Miserere Psalm meditated, prayed, and paraphrased with King David by Katharina Zell --
, sent to the Christian man Sir Felix Armbruster --
To Sir Caspar Schwenckfeld --
A letter to the whole citizenship of the city of Strasbourg from Katharina Zell, --
concerning Mr. Ludwig Rabus --
Letter of Ludwig Rabus to Katharina Schütz Zell (April 1557).
Series Title: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Katharina Schütz Zell ; edited and translated by Elsie McKee.
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"The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe series allows little-known women's voices to be heard, with translations of sixteenth- to eighteenth-century European texts. The approach is feminist, and each Read more...

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