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The acts and monuments of the Church

by John Fox

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Published by George Virtue in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Fox.
ContributionsCumming, John, 1807-1881.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17312808M

Sources. The most careful examination of his methods is to be found in Maitland, Essays on the Reformation in England (), and in Gairdner, History of the English Church from the ascension of Henry VIII to the Death of Mary (); Lee in Dict. of Nat. Biog. Gerard, John Foxe and His Book of Martyrs (Catholic Truth Society, London), includes the opinions of a number of Foxe's critics. Summary: Originally published in , this is an account of Christian martyrs throughout Western history but emphasizing the sufferings of English Protestants and proto-Protestants from the fourteenth century through the reign of Mary I. Widely owned and read by English Puritans, the book helped mould British popular opinion about the Catholic Church for several centuries.

Foxe’s Book of Martyrs is a record of the Protestant martyrs, beginning with Stephen and ending during the reign of Queen Mary. Foxe was an educated martyrologist and was, himself, on the run from persecution for a period of his life. This collection of stories is .   Foxe's Book of Martyrs, A History of the Lives, Sufferings, and Triumphant Deaths of the Early Christian and the Protestant Martyrs vol 1 - audiobook by John Fox. Jnr.

FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRS SKETCH OF THE AUTHOR. John Fox (or Foxe) was born at Boston, in Lincolnshire, in , where his parents are stated to have lived in respectable circumstances. He was deprived of his father at an early age; and notwithstanding his mother soon married again, he still remained under the parental roof. From an early display. Fox's Book of Martyrs, or a History of the Lives, Sufferings, and Triumphant Deaths of the Primitive Protestant Martyrs: From the Introduction of Christianity to the Latest Periods of Pagan, Popish, and Infidel Persecutions (Classic Reprint) Starting at $Price Range: $ - $

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John Foxe was born in in Boston, England, just as the Reformation began to dawn. Foxe's book of martyrs: a complete and authentic account of the lives, sufferings, and triumphant deaths of the primitive and Protestant martyrs in all parts of the world, with notes, comments and illustrations Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.Book of Martyrs, FOXE’S.—John Foxe was born at Boston in Lincolnshire, England, inand was educated at Magdalen School and College, joined the more extreme Reformers early in life and under Edward VI acted as tutor to the children of the recently beheaded Earl of Surrey.

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