Search for dissertations about: "Lutheran confessional culture"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Lutheran confessional culture.

  1. 1. Latin Letters from Clergymen in the Province of Scania (Eastern Denmark - Southern Sweden) in the Seventeenth Century : A Critical Edition with Introduction, Translation and Commentaries

    University dissertation from Artos & Norma

    Author : Johanna Svensson; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Neo-Latin; Latin letters; Latin epistolography; Lutheran confessional culture; clerical identity; Lutheran clergymen; North-Western Scania; Barkåkra; clerical networks; the pastor s communion; testimonials; churchings; the Treaty of Roskilde;

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis comprises a critical edition of a previously unpublished manuscript from the late seventeenth century, which is housed in Lund University Library. The manuscript consists of copies of eighty-eight letters and other documents in Latin. READ MORE

  2. 2. Taming the Prophets : : Astrology, Orthodoxy and the Word of God in Early Modern Sweden

    University dissertation from Sekel Bokförlag

    Author : Martin Kjellgren; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Apocalypticism; Astrology; Confessionalization; Heterodoxy; Knowledge; Lutheranism; Magic; Orthodoxy; Politics; Power; Prophecy; Reformation; Religion; Science; Social Discipline; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Epistemology;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English In May 1619, the Finnish astrologer Sigfridus Aronus Forsius (d. 1624) was examined by clerical authorities. In the verdict, astrology was rejected as a pagan craft, forbidden for any Christian. Yet still astrology was inseparable from the scholarly conception of the world. READ MORE