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Life of John Knox

Thomas McCrie

Life of John Knox

containing illustrations of the history of the Reformation in Scotland... and a appendix consistingof original paper

by Thomas McCrie

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Published by William Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knox, John, -- 1505-1572.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas McCrie.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination539p.
    Number of Pages539
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18625161M

    John Knox was born around , at Haddington, a small town south of Edinburgh. Around he entered the University of St. Andrews and went on to study theology.


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Cranmer’s first Book of Common Prayer. Elizabeth I becomes English queen and solidifies Protestantism. –64 Council of Trent, to clarify Catholic beliefs, concludes.

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A spiritually insighful biography of Scotland's Reformer by one of its most respected historians. McCrie, a Scottish historian and divine, devoted himself to investigations into the history, constitution and policy of the churches of the Reformation.

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It was at this time that he was persuaded to take a more public stand for the gospel and act as the bodyguard for the preacher George Wishart.

who had been accused of conspiring to assassinate Cardinal.