J. A. Wylie (1808-1890) is considered by many to be one of the best religious historians of all time. While he penned many books during his lifetime, he is undoubtedly best known for this collection, The History of Protestantism.
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J. A. Wylie (1808-1890) is considered by many to be one of the best religious historians of all time. While he penned many books during his lifetime, he is undoubtedly best known for this collection, The History of Protestantism.Originally published as 24 books in 1878, this series is being brought back in the original three volumes as it was…
Originally published as 24 books in 1878, this series is available again either as single eBooks, or grouped into the original three volumes, just as the author intended.
This great work begins with the first century A.D. and follows through to the Glorious Revolution in Great Britain in 1688. Though Wylie was a Presbyterian minister, this collection has been treasured by Protestants across all denominations for generations, and doubtless for generations to come.
This edition has been tirelessly formatted for your eReader, complete with an Active Table of Contents, and thoroughly linked end notes that will go to and from the text.
This is book 3 of 24, and contains the following chapters:
CHAPTER 1: BIRTH, EDUCATION, AND FIRST LABOURS OF HUSS
CHAPTER 2: HUSS BEGINS HIS WARFARE AGAINST ROME
CHAPTER 3: GROWING OPPOSITION OF HUSS TO ROME
CHAPTER 4: PREPARATIONS FOR THE COUNCIL OF CONSTANCE
CHAPTER 5: DEPOSITION OF THE RIVAL POPES
CHAPTER 6: IMPRISONMENT AND EXAMINATION OF HUSS
CHAPTER 7: CONDEMNATION AND MARTYRDOM OF HUSS
CHAPTER 8: WICLIFFE AND HUSS COMPARED IN THEIR THEOLOGY, THEIR CHARACTER, AND THEIR LABOURS
CHAPTER 9: TRIAL AND TEMPTATION OF JEROME
CHAPTER 10: THE TRIAL OF JEROME
CHAPTER 11: CONDEMNATION AND BURNING OF JEROME
CHAPTER 12: WICLIFFE, HUSS, AND JEROME, OR THE FIRST THREE WITNESSES OF MODERN CHRISTENDOM
CHAPTER 13: THE HUSSITE WARS
CHAPTER 14: COMMENCEMENT OF THE HUSSITE WARS
CHAPTER 15: MARVELLOUS GENIUS OF ZISKA AS A GENERAL
CHAPTER 16: SECOND CRUSADE AGAINST BOHEMIA
CHAPTER 17: BRILLIANT SUCCESSES OF THE HUSSITES
CHAPTER 18: THE COUNCIL OF BASLE
CHAPTER 19: LAST SCENES OF THE BOHEMIAN REFORMATION