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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 55–85.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Polly Ha Puritan and conformist divines both sought to “own the Hebrew doctors” just as they had appealed to patristic sources in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. The puritan Walter Travers drew upon the rabbinic commentary of Abraham Ibn Ezra to argue for the refashioning...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 201–224.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Constance Furey This essay seeks to understand the assumptions about marriage bequeathed to us by early modern Protestants by exploring the Puritan interest in mandated affection. For Puritans, obligatory love was the foundation for the covenant between believers and God and the reason why...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 463–495.
Published: 01 September 2010
... a Puritanism, (Monarchical) Republicanism, and Monarchy; or John Whitgift, Antipuritanism, and the “Invention” of Popularity Peter Lake Vanderbilt University...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2019) 49 (2): 319–345.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., the Painters, and the city of Chester. In staging intergenerational masculine fellowship on several levels, the performance may also have spoken back against the Puritan view that Chester’s “popish” cycle had been extirpated. Chester Corpus Christi plays Shepherds pageant patronage of Henry Stanley Earl...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., carnivalesque utopia. Mock-romance becomes an acceptable mode of fantasy for the defeated royalist, including erotic encounters offered as a culturally rebellious, defiantly anti-Puritan activity. Gayton's playfulness is, in its own terms, consistent with the cultural interplay of Spanish and English terms...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 349–378.
Published: 01 May 2001
...)—that is, the presbyterian Puritans—mis- take discipline for an essential mark of the church, while those who “main- taineth the present government of the church” (12)—the Conformist bishops—abuse the power of excommunication.35 Accordingly, Bacon crit- icizes both parties...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 119–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... at a confer- ence at Hampton Court — now frequented by the King’s Men — that the Geneva Bible should be replaced with what would become the Authorized King James Version.19 There are many accounts of this event from perspec- tives that usually bear an obvious bias toward either the puritans...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (3): 415–443.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of the value of works before God, see Marilynne Robinson, “Which Way to the City on a Hill?,” New York Review of Books , July 18, 2019, 43–46, from the higher journalism, a very pure example of the Whig tradition, wholly innocent of Puritan exclusivism and much else; David D. Hall, The Puritans...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2023
... Macfarlane, “John Lightfoot (1602–1675), the Westminster Assembly, and the Horae Hebraicae et Talmudicae ,” Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 53, no. 1 (2023): 87–116. 60 See Hunter Powell, The Crisis of British Protestantism: Church Power in the Puritan Revolution, 1638–44 (Manchester...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of Christ as model of dependence on grace. Milton’s heroic virtue is clearly not that which Raymond of Capua seeks to demonstrate in Catherine of Siena. The issue concludes with Constance Furey’s “Relational Virtue: Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, and Puritan Marriage,” which takes us...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (2): 405–432.
Published: 01 May 2023
... similar to the English puritan William Perkins's predestinarian system. Oldenbarnevelt backed an emerging party among the clergy of two provinces, Holland and Utrecht, who challenged aspects of this Calvinist orthodoxy. Following the teachings of the Leiden professor Jacobus Arminius, these “Remonstrants...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 513–543.
Published: 01 September 2016
... predicts the organizing contrasts of the historiography of seventeenth-­century England, between a vision of the church as a sacramental space and the church as a mere preaching house — or, to use Puritan binaries, superstitious idola- try and true religion, one relying on the merely implicit faith...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 335–351.
Published: 01 May 2003
... of the land, it may well have been that Grindletonian Antinomianism or perfectionism was one of its targets.18 And one can also imagine the Puritan divine from Skipton who angrily annotated his copy of Spenser’s Faerie Queene because it remained tainted with superstition might well have had in mind...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 341–364.
Published: 01 May 2018
... and English, empha- sized the Sabbath timing of biblical revelations speaks to its importance as a marker of true revelation Puritan writers like Arthur Dent and Thomas Cartwright developed general rules of practice for their readers’ devotional lives, based on the day that revelations typically occur...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (1): 179–198.
Published: 01 January 2023
... Philosophy.” Translated by Ian Johnston. Edited by Andrew Bailey. Peterborough, Ont.: Broadview Press, 2020. 160 pp. Paperback, ebook. Ha, Polly, Jonathan D. Moore, and Edda Frankot, eds. Reformed Government: Puritanism, Historical Contingency, and Ecclesiastical Politics in Late Elizabethan England...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 749–751.
Published: 01 September 2012
... of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 42:3, Fall 2012 DOI 10.1215/10829636-­1720661  © 2012 by Duke University Press Fallon, Stephen M. Milton and Literary Virtue  181 – 200 Furey, Constance Relational Virtue: Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, and Puritan Marriage  201 – 224 Hallett, Nicky...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (2): 335–360.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., a growing Puritan contingent became skeptical of the composition of poetry, even of verse with a religious bent. 62 In this environment, clerical verse came to be associated with the opposing tendency, the courtly, conservative, and aestheticized form of churchmanship that Peter Lake has termed “avant...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (3): 407–413.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and More to the politics of Puritanism and its adversaries in Elizabeth's reign; from versions of “work” in Catholicism, Protestantism, and the Piers Plowman tradition to the theology of “service” in Luther and Langland; and mortalism from Luther to Milton. Over ten years after this issue...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 211–213.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., “Puritans, Papists, and the ‘Public Sphere’ in Early Modern England: The Edmund Campion Affair in Context,” Journal of Modern His- tory 72 (2000): 1. Aers and Beckwith / Introduction 213 ...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 403–429.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to be a right Wickleffian, or else there was neuer any. 18 In fashioning himself as a plowman, Bunyan was taking on a con- tested and equivocal image, rather than a stock mantle for reformed iden- tity. He was perhaps also providing a pointedly different inflection to the Puritan catechetical portrait...