From Judaism to Calvinism: The Life and Writings of Immanuel Tremellius (c. 1510-1580)

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., Jan 1, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 223 pages
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Immanuel Tremellius rose to prominence in the 16th century as a Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament studies. He was also the author of several important works of Christian-Hebraica. This study provides a biography of Tremellius as well as using this biography to elucidate a number of broader issues relating to the early modern period.
 

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Contents

A Jew in a Renaissance city
1
Conversion and the flight into exile
19
Beginning a life in exile
39
Regius Professor
59
Zweibriicken and Hornbach
83
Professor of the Old Testament at Heidelberg
97
The Novum Testamentum
125
The Testamenti Veteris Biblia Sacra
145
The last years
169
Index
215
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About the author (2007)

Kenneth Austin is Lecturer in Early Modern History at the University of Bristol, UK.

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