The See of Peter (Book, 1991) []
skip to content
The See of Peter

The See of Peter

Author: James T Shotwell; Louise Ropes Loomis
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1991.
Series: Records of Western civilization.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The See of Peter presents in translation, three distinct sets of texts on the ascendancy of the Papacy within the Roman Catholic Church.


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Peter, the Apostle Saint.; Peter, the Apostle Saint.; Pierre, (saint ;
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James T Shotwell; Louise Ropes Loomis
ISBN: 0231096356 9780231096355
OCLC Number: 23139256
Description: xxvi, 737 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Book I. The Petrine tradition. pt. I. New Testament texts. Jesus and Peter ; Peter and the other Apostles ; Peter in Rome and the founding of the Roman Church ; pt. II. The tradition accepted as historical. Peter the preacher at Rome ; Peter the Roman martyr ; Peter the founder of the Roman episcopate ; pt. III. The apocryphal tradition. Beginnings of the Simon Magus legend ; The legend of Peter and Simon (180-220) ; References to the Petrine legend in third century literature ; Development of the Petrine legend during the third century ; Development of the legend during the fourth and fifth centuries ; References to the Petrine legend by the Fathers of the fourth and fifth century ; Later elaboration of the legend ; Relics of the legend.
Series Title: Records of Western civilization.
Responsibility: [edited] by James T. Shotwell and Louise Ropes Loomis.


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.