Philipp Melanchthon: Band T 6: Texte 1395-1683 (1534–1535)

588 p., 17,5 x 25 cm.
ISBN 978-3-7728-2264-3
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Edited by Christine Mundhenk.
In cooperation with Roxane Wartenberg and Richard Wetzel.

Melanchthon’s correspondence, more and more of which has survived, provides comprehensive insights into his public and private life. The focus here is on the negotiations of the Schmalkaldic League with England and France, to which Melanchthon made a significant contribution as a theological consultant, and his single-handed efforts to promote a conservative church reform in France, efforts which were criticized at that time and which are still of ecumenical interest today.


Matthieu Arnold, Positions Luthériennes

Une fois de plus, on saluera le remarquable travail effectué par les éditeurs [...] et l’on remerciera les éditions frommann-holzboog pour la publication de cet élégant volume.

Matthieu Arnold,
Positions Luthériennes
Vigiliae Christianae

Neuer und eindrucksvoller Band der kritischen und kommentierten Gesamtausgabe.

Vigiliae Christianae
Christoph Galle, Ebernburg-Hefte

»Insofern gelingt es den Verantwortlichen des Projekts zur Herausgabe der Melanchton-Korrespondenz, Textbände auf höchstem editorischen Niveau vorzulegen und im Verbund mit den modernsten Rechercheoptionen im Internet ein vorbildliches Arbeitsinstrument zu bieten.«

Christoph Galle,
Sachiko Kusukawa, Church History and Religious Culture

This is a fundamental contribution of reformation scholarship. With exemplary care and precision, Melanchthon's letters have now been made available for study and examination at the highest scholarly level. [...] It is hoped that the next generation of reformation and renaissance scholars will take the cue from such studies and will mine this gold-mine in a similar vein.

Sachiko Kusukawa,
Church History and Religious Culture

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