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universal history of Christian martyrdom

John Fox

universal history of Christian martyrdom

by John Fox

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Published by Thomas Tegg & Son in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby John Fox ; with notes, commentaries, and illustrations by J. Milner.
ContributionsMilner, J., Fox, John, 1516-1587.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 1015p. :
Number of Pages1015
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18532660M

Not all Christian denominations accept every figure on this list as a martyr or Christian; see the linked articles for fuller discussion. In many denominations of Christianity, martyrdom is considered a direct path to sainthood and many names on this list are viewed as saints in one or more denomination. Book of Martyrs: A Universal History of Christian Martyrdom from the Birth of Our Blessed Saviour to the Latest Periods of Persecution, Volumes John Foxe $

History of Christian martyrs to the first general persecution under Nero --The ten primitive persecutions --Persecutions of the Christians in Persia --Papal persecutions --An account of the Inquisition --An account of the persecutions in Italy under the papacy --An account of the # Universal Book and Bible House\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0. English historian and Reverend John Foxe compiled multiple volumes documenting Christian martyrology and persecutions from the earliest ages of the church to the late 16th century, most notably his Universal History of Martyrdom. His extensive history was revised and with additions and corrections by multiple authors, including Paul Wright, the Vicar of Oakley under the reign of Queen .

Foxe's Book of Martyrs has been an invaluable addition to the libraries of faithful Christians for almost five centuries. Chronicling the suffering and brutal deaths of those who have sacrificed their lives for the sake of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, John Foxe captured . The Martyrdom of Simeon is an account concerning the martyrdom of Simeon or Shemon Bar Sabbae, a leader in the Church of the East under the Sasanian is one of four Syriac martyr acts, and also known by its longer name, The Martyrdom of Mar Simeon, the Archbishop of the Church of the East. It is not to be confused with the History of Simeon, another narrative about the same individual.


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Read Fox's Book of Martyrs free online. John Fox's famous book detailing the lives, sufferings and triumphant deaths of the early Christian and the Protestant Martyrs. The Actes and Monuments, popularly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs, is a work of Protestant history and martyrology by Protestant English historian John Foxe, first published in by John includes a polemical account of the sufferings of Protestants under the Catholic Church, with particular emphasis on England and book was highly influential in those countries and Author: John Foxe.

SUMMARY (ENTIRE BOOK) A biographical account of many Christian martyrs through the centuries, some not well known in the West.

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