Foxe's Book of Martyrs   -     Edited By: W. Grinton Berry
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Foxe's Book of Martyrs

Edited By: W. Grinton Berry
Baker Books / 2002 / Paperback

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With millions of copies in print, Foxe's Book of Martyrs has become a classic of magnificent courage and faith. This unparalleled volume chronicles the tragic yet triumphant stories of men and women who faced torture and martyrdom rather than deny their vision of truth and of God. Beginning with Jesus Christ, this exceptional historical record traces the roots of religious persecution through the sixteenth century. It examines the heroic lives of great men and women such as John Hus, John Wycliffe, William Tyndale, Anne Askew, Lady Jane Grey, and Martin Luther. John Foxe also knew persecution. Forced to flee from his native England to Europe during Queen Mary's severe persecution of those holding Reformed views, he carefully compiled records of martyred Christians. His writings possess a sense of immediacy and insight into suffering that few "objective" church historians can match. This edition has been streamlined and reorganized by W. Grinton Berry to present work in today's language.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 416
Vendor: Baker Books
Publication Date: 2002
Dimensions: 7 X 4.25 X 1.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0800786645
ISBN-13: 9780800786649
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This Christian classic tells the stories of brave men and women who were martyred for their faith in the fourteenth through sixteenth centuries.

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John Foxe (1516-87) was a professor at Oxford, then a minister in London before being forced to flee to Europe when Queen Mary came to power. While in Europe he wrote this classic and published it after returning to England when Queen Elizabeth took the throne.

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