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Author Watt, Jeffrey R. (Jeffrey Rodgers), 1958- author.

Title The consistory and social discipline in Calvin's Geneva / Jeffrey R. Watt.

Publication Info. Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2020.


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Description 1 online resource
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Changing perspectives on early modern Europe
Changing perspectives on early modern Europe.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Contents Front cover -- Contents -- Abbreviations and Illustr ation -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: The Consistory Encounters Resistance -- Chapter 2: The Push for Religious Uniformity -- Chapter 3: Educating and Disciplining the Young -- Chapter 4: Controlling Lust and Regulating Marriage -- Chapter 5: Superstitions, Magic, and Witchcraft -- Chapter 6: Promoting the Industrious and Sober Lifestyle -- Chapter 7: Con icts, Reconciliation, and the Confession of Sins -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Selected Bibliogr aphy -- Index.
Summary Examines the most successful institution of social discipline in Reformation Europe: the Consistory of Geneva during the time of John Calvin.
Subject Eglise nationale protestante de Genève -- History.
Eglise nationale protestante de Genève. Consistoire de Genève.
Eglise nationale protestante de Genève. (OCoLC)fst00644777
Reformed Church -- Switzerland -- Geneva -- Discipline -- History.
Geneva (Switzerland) -- Church history -- 16th century.
Reformation -- Switzerland -- Geneva.
Ecclesiastical courts -- Switzerland -- Geneva -- History.
Église réformée -- Suisse -- Genève -- Discipline -- Histoire.
Réforme (Christianisme) -- Suisse -- Genève.
Tribunaux ecclésiastiques -- Suisse -- Genève -- Histoire.
Ecclesiastical courts. (OCoLC)fst00901275
Reformation. (OCoLC)fst01092555
Reformed Church -- Discipline. (OCoLC)fst01092616
Switzerland -- Geneva. (OCoLC)fst01211819
Chronological Term 1500-1599
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Church history. (OCoLC)fst01411629
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: WATT, JEFFREY R. CONSISTORY AND SOCIAL DISCIPLINE IN CALVIN'S GENEVA. [Place of publication not identified] : BOYDELL PRESS, 2020 1648250041 (OCoLC)1158755708
ISBN 9781787449428 (electronic bk.)
1787449424 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000068126141

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