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Religion and society in Russia : the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries

Author: Paul Bushkovitch
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book traces the evolution of religious attitudes in an important transitional period in Russian history. The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in Russia saw the gradual decline of monastic spirituality, the rise of miracle cults, and ultimately the birth of a more personal and private faith that stressed morality instead of public rituals. Bushkovitch not only skillfully reconstructs these rapid and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Bushkovitch
ISBN: 0195069463 9780195069464 9786610440955 6610440956
OCLC Number: 23286362
Description: vi, 278 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Russian History and Russian Orthodoxy --
Orthodoxy in the Sixteenth Century --
The Landholding Class and Its Religious World --
The Church in the Seventeenth Century --
Saints and Miracles in Church Policy --
The Era of Miracles --
The Beginnings of Change --
The Rise of the Sermon --
The Manuscripts of Epifanii Slavmetskii's Sermons.
Responsibility: Paul Bushkovitch.
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This book traces the evolution of religious attitudes in an important transitional period in Russian history. The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in Russia saw the gradual decline of monastic spirituality, the rise of miracle cults, and ultimately the birth of a more personal and private faith that stressed morality instead of public rituals. Bushkovitch not only skillfully reconstructs these rapid and fundamental changes in the Russian religious experience, but also shows how they were influenced by European religious ideas and how they foreshadowed the secularization of Russian society usually credited to Peter the Great.

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