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Humanism, Reform, and the Reformation: The Career of Bishop John Fisher [Hardcover]

Brendan; et al. (Eds.) BRADSHAW


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This book assembles ten special studies, each devoted to an aspect of Fisher's multifaceted career (which spanned the years 1469 - 1535), exploring the intellectual and religious outlook of a man who at the same time as opposing the Reformation, was a modernizer and reformer.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent collection 3 Dec 2012
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John Fisher is typically overshadowed by the popular appeal of Thomas More. In comparison to his lay counterpart, Fisher -- beheaded just a few days before More -- can seem remote and austere. In reality, he was extraordinarily committed to being present to his people and serving the pastoral needs of his diocese in a time of absentee prelates. He had a sophisticated and reforming mind; but one devoted to the continuity of Christian tradition. His ambition for the excellence of his university, Cambridge, was matched by his lack of interest in self-promotion. This collection of essays on the various aspects of Fisher the man is a wonderful resource for understanding the "other" major Catholic victim of Henrician ego.
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