Catechisms Written for Mothers, Schoolmistresses, and Children, 1575-1750
Paula McQuade, Betty Travitsky, Anne Lake Prescott
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2008 - Social Science - 400 pages
Because catechisms discuss fine questions of theology, also present a non-contentious image of maternal authority, many literary critics and cultural historians have failed to explore their cultural significance. This collection demonstrates that these catechisms provide valuable insight into constructions of early modern maternity.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Abbot Affurance againft alfo Angels Baptifm Becaufe Believers bnto Body bpon British Library Burch catechetical CatÚchisme Cbri▀ Child Children Chrift Chri▀ Christian's ABC Commandment Covenant of Grace curfed Death Divine doth early modern England early modern English Eftate Eternity faid Faith fame Father faving fÚcond felves firft fome fuch fuffer Glory God the Father God's Gofpel hath Heart Heaven himfelf Holinefs Holy Ghoft Jefus Chrift Juftice Lady Library loft Lord Lord's Lord's Prayer Lord's Supper Love Mercy Mifery Mother mother-directed catechisms Mother's Catechism muft Nature Number Obedience Original Sin Oxford Perfon Petition Power pray Prayer Q^What Reafon Redeemer Redemption reft Repentance Righteoufnefs Robert Abbot Sabbath Sacraments Salvation Scriptures Sinner Sins sola fides Soul Spirit tbat teach Ten Commandments thee thefe Things thofe thou University Press unto Wbat wherein Willison women Word World Wrath Щг