Church History (Volumes 1-3)
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Church History (Volumes 1-3)

By J. H. (Johann Heinrich) Kurtz
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Table of Contents
  • CHURCH HISTORY.
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS.
  • NOTE BY TRANSLATOR.
    • INTRODUCTION.
      • HISTORY OF THE PREPARATION FOR CHRISTIANITY. The pre-Christian World preparing the way of the Christian Church.
    • THE HISTORY OF THE BEGINNINGS. The Founding of the Church by Christ and His Apostles.
      • I. THE LIFE OF JESUS.
      • II. THE APOSTOLIC AGE. A.D. 30-70.
  • FIRST DIVISION. History of the Development of the Church during the Græco-Roman and Græco-Byzantine Periods.
    • FIRST SECTION. History of the Græco-Roman Church during the Second and Third Centuries (A.D. 70-323).18
      • I. THE RELATIONSHIP OF EXTRA-CHRISTIAN PAGANISM AND JUDAISM TO THE CHURCH.21
      • II. DANGER TO THE CHURCH FROM PAGAN AND JEWISH ELEMENTS WITHIN ITS OWN PALE.
      • III. THE DOCTRINAL DEVELOPMENT AND APOLOGETICAL ACTIVITY OF THE CHURCH.52
      • 1. Church Fathers Writing in Greek.
      • 2. Church Fathers Writing in Latin.
      • IV. CONSTITUTION, WORSHIP, LIFE AND DISCIPLINE.94
    • SECOND SECTION. The History of the Græco-Roman Church from the 4th-7th centuries. A.D. 323-692.
      • I. CHURCH AND STATE.
      • II. MONASTICISM, CLERICALISM AND HIERARCHISM.
      • III. THEOLOGICAL SCIENCE AND LITERATURE.
      • 1. THE MOST IMPORTANT TEACHERS OF THE EASTERN CHURCH.
      • 2. THE MOST IMPORTANT TEACHERS OF THE WESTERN CHURCH.
      • IV. DOCTRINAL CONTROVERSIES AND HERESIES.
      • V. WORSHIP, LIFE, DISCIPLINE AND MORALS.
      • VI. THE CHURCH OUTSIDE OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE.185
    • THIRD SECTION. HISTORY OF THE GRÆCO-BYZANTINE CHURCH IN THE 8TH-15TH CENTURIES (A.D. 692-1453).
      • I. Developments of the Greek Church in Combination with the Western.
      • II. Developments in the Eastern Church without the Co-operation of the Western.
  • SECOND DIVISION. THE HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE GERMAN AND ROMAN CHURCH DURING THE MIDDLE AGES.198
    • FIRST SECTION. HISTORY OF THE GERMAN-ROMAN CHURCH FROM THE 4TH TO THE 9TH CENTURY (DOWN TO A.D. 911).
      • I. Founding, Spread, and Limitation of the German Church.199
      • II. THE HIERARCHY, THE CLERGY AND THE MONKS.
      • III. THE CHURCH AND THE PEOPLE.
      • IV. THEOLOGY AND ITS BATTLES.
    • SECOND SECTION. HISTORY OF THE GERMANO-ROMANIC CHURCH, FROM THE 10TH TO THE 13TH CENTURY. A.D. 911-1294.
      • I. The Spread of Christianity.
      • II.―The Hierarchy, the Clergy, and the Monks.
      • III. Theological Science and its Controversies.
      • IV. The Church and the People.
      • V. Heretical Opposition to Ecclesiastical Authority.
    • THIRD SECTION. HISTORY OF THE GERMANO-ROMANIC CHURCH IN THE 14th AND 15th CENTURIES (A.D. 1294-1517).
      • I. The Hierarchy, Clergy, and Monks.
      • II. Theological Science.
      • III. The Church and the People.
      • IV. Attempts at Reformation.
  • THIRD DIVISION. History of the Development of the Church under Modern European Forms of Civilization.
    • FIRST SECTION. CHURCH HISTORY OF THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY.
      • I. The Reformation.360
      • II. The Churches of the Reformation.
      • III. The Deformation.
      • IV. The Counter-Reformation.
    • SECOND SECTION. CHURCH HISTORY OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY.
      • I. Relations between the Different Churches.
      • II. The Roman Catholic Church.
      • III. The Lutheran Church.
      • IV. The Reformed Church.
      • V. Anti- and Extra-Ecclesiastical Parties.
    • THIRD SECTION. CHURCH HISTORY OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY.492
      • I. The Catholic Church in East and West.
      • II. The Protestant Churches.
    • FOURTH SECTION. CHURCH HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
      • I. General and Introductory.
      • II. Protestantism in General.526
      • III. Catholicism in General.
      • IV. Relation of Church to the Empire and to the States.
      • V. Opponents of Church and of Christianity.
  • INDEX.
  • Footnotes.
  • Transcriber’s Notes.
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