magnificent faith

Hot Off the Press: Heal’s ‘A Magnificent Faith’

Oxford University Press has just published Bridget Heal’s newest book A Magnificent Faith: Art and Identity in Lutheran Germany. In this comprehensive work, the first of its kind, Heal details the emergence of baroque Lutheran art. Long seen as a religion of the Word, Lutheranism actually embraced a visual faith, which they incorporated into paintings, altars, and Read more about Hot Off the Press: Heal’s ‘A Magnificent Faith’[…]

Alec Ryrie to give 2016 Reformation Day Lecture

Professor Alec Ryrie will give this year’s public Reformation Day Lecture on 3rd November 2016 in the Arts Lecture Theatre. His paper, entitled  ‘Lovers and Brawlers: Protestants and their Bibles In the (Very) Long Reformation’, will begin at 5.15pm, followed by a wine reception. Professor Ryrie is a professor at Durham University in the Department of Read more about Alec Ryrie to give 2016 Reformation Day Lecture[…]