Reviews

Author: 
Judith Becker, Brian Stanley, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Morgan

Morgan on Becker and Stanley, 'Europe as the Other: External Perspectives on European Christianity'

Judith Becker, Brian Stanley, eds. Europe as the Other: External Perspectives on European Christianity. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2013. 277 pp. $78.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-525-10131-5.

Reviewed by Stephen Morgan (Northwest Nazarene University) Published on H-Pietism (February, 2018) Commissioned by Mary Noll Venables

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Author: 
Hermann Wellenreuther, Thomas Müller-Bahlke, A. Gregg Roeber, eds.
Reviewer: 
Philippa Koch

Koch on Wellenreuther and Müller-Bahlke and Roeber, 'The Transatlantic World of Heinrich Melchior Mühlenberg in the Eighteenth Century'

Hermann Wellenreuther, Thomas Müller-Bahlke, A. Gregg Roeber, eds. The Transatlantic World of Heinrich Melchior Mühlenberg in the Eighteenth Century. Hallesche Forschungen Series. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2013. Illustrations, tables. 445 pp. $106.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-447-06963-2.

Reviewed by Philippa Koch (Missouri State University) Published on H-Pietism (May, 2017) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Mühlenberg's Atlantic World

Author: 
Jennifer Farooq
Reviewer: 
Tim R. Woolley

Woolley on Farooq, 'Preaching in Eighteenth-Century London'

Jennifer Farooq. Preaching in Eighteenth-Century London. Studies in Modern British Religious History. Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, 2013. 360 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84383-871-5.

Reviewed by Tim R. Woolley (Cliff College) Published on H-Pietism (March, 2017) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Author: 
Douglas Shantz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Christian Collins Winn

Collins Winn on Shantz, 'A Companion to German Pietism, 1660-1800'

Douglas Shantz, ed. A Companion to German Pietism, 1660-1800. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2014. 585 pp. $223.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-22609-8.

Reviewed by Christian Collins Winn (Bethel University) Published on H-Pietism (August, 2016) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Author: 
Matthias Paul
Reviewer: 
Gerald MacDonald

MacDonald on Paul, 'Johann Anastasius Freylinghausen als Theologe des hallischen Pietismus'

Matthias Paul. Johann Anastasius Freylinghausen als Theologe des hallischen Pietismus. Hallesche Forschungen Series. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014. viii + 512 pp. EUR 68.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-447-10106-6.

Reviewed by Gerald MacDonald (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Pietism (June, 2016) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Johann Anastasius Freylinghausen as Theologian of Halle Pietism

Author: 
Paul Peucker
Reviewer: 
Alexander Schunka

Schunka on Peucker, 'A Time of Sifting: Mystical Marriage and the Crisis of Moravian Piety in the Eighteenth Century'

Paul Peucker. A Time of Sifting: Mystical Marriage and the Crisis of Moravian Piety in the Eighteenth Century. University Park: Penn State University Press, 2015. 264 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-06643-1.

Reviewed by Alexander Schunka (Freie Universität Berlin) Published on H-Pietism (April, 2016) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Mystical Marriage and the Crisis of Moravian Piety

Author: 
Holger Zaunstöck, Andreas Gestrich, Thomas J. Müller-Bahlke, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nikolas Schröder

Schröder on Zaunstöck and Gestrich and Müller-Bahlke, 'London und das Hallesche Waisenhaus: Eine Kommunikationsgeschichte im 18. Jahrhundert'

Holger Zaunstöck, Andreas Gestrich, Thomas J. Müller-Bahlke, eds. London und das Hallesche Waisenhaus: Eine Kommunikationsgeschichte im 18. Jahrhundert. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014. viii + 182 pp. $44.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-447-10259-9.

Reviewed by Nikolas Schröder (Franckesche Stiftungen) Published on H-Pietism (January, 2016) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

A History of 18th Century Communication between Halle and England

Author: 
Christopher Gehrz, ed.
Reviewer: 
William Ringenberg

Ringenberg on Gehrz, 'The Pietist Vision of Christian Higher Education: Forming Whole and Holy Persons'

Christopher Gehrz, ed. The Pietist Vision of Christian Higher Education: Forming Whole and Holy Persons. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 2015. 240 pp. $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8308-4071-7.

Reviewed by William Ringenberg (Taylor University, History Department) Published on H-Pietism (October, 2015) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Heart Religion No Less than Head Religion

Author: 
Roland Lehmann
Reviewer: 
Sabine Hübner

Hübner on Lehmann, 'Die Transformation des Kirchenbegriffs in der Frühaufklärung'

Roland Lehmann. Die Transformation des Kirchenbegriffs in der Frühaufklärung. Tuebingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2013. xi + 428 pp. EUR 79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-16-152373-1.

Reviewed by Sabine Hübner (Institut für Evangelische Theologie, Universität Oldenburg) Published on H-Pietism (July, 2015) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

The Transformation of Conceptions of the Church in the Early Enlightenment

Author: 
Wolfgang Breul, Jan Carsten Schnurr, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Morgan

Morgan on Breul and Schnurr, 'Geschichtsbewusstsein und Zukunftserwartung in Pietismus und Erweckungsbewegung'

Wolfgang Breul, Jan Carsten Schnurr, eds. Geschichtsbewusstsein und Zukunftserwartung in Pietismus und Erweckungsbewegung. Göttingen: Vandehoeck & Rupprecht, 2013. 378 pages. EUR 84.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-525-55842-3.

Reviewed by Stephen Morgan (University of Notre Dame) Published on H-Pietism (June, 2015) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Crisis, Hope, and Eschatology in Pietism and the Awakening Movement

Author: 
Roger E. Olson, Christian T. Collins Winn
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Pietrenka

Pietrenka on Olson and Collins Winn, 'Reclaiming Pietism: Retrieving an Evangelical Tradition'

Roger E. Olson, Christian T. Collins Winn. Reclaiming Pietism: Retrieving an Evangelical Tradition. Grand Rapids: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2015. xiii + 190 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8028-6909-8.

Reviewed by Benjamin Pietrenka (University of California, Santa Cruz (History Dept.)) Published on H-Pietism (May, 2015) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Reclaiming Pietism

Author: 
Patrick M. Erben
Reviewer: 
Denise D. Kettering Lane

Kettering Lane on Erben, 'A Harmony of the Spirits: Translation and the Language of Community in Early Pennsylvania'

Patrick M. Erben. A Harmony of the Spirits: Translation and the Language of Community in Early Pennsylvania. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. xvi + 335 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3557-9.

Reviewed by Denise D. Kettering Lane (Bethany Theological Seminary) Published on H-Pietism (October, 2014) Commissioned by Jared S. Burkholder

Author: 
Douglas H. Shantz
Reviewer: 
Denise D. Kettering Lane

Kettering Lane on Shantz, 'An Introduction to German Pietism: Protestant Renewal at the Dawn of Modern Europe'

Douglas H. Shantz. An Introduction to German Pietism: Protestant Renewal at the Dawn of Modern Europe. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. xviii + 490 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-0830-9; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-0831-6.

Reviewed by Denise D. Kettering Lane (Bethany Theological Seminary) Published on H-Pietism (April, 2014) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder

Introducing Pietism

Author: 
Leland Ferguson
Reviewer: 
Scott Rohrer

Rohrer on Ferguson, 'God's Fields: Landscape, Religion, and Race in Moravian Wachovia'

Leland Ferguson. God's Fields: Landscape, Religion, and Race in Moravian Wachovia. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2011. xx + 276 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-3748-6.

Reviewed by Scott Rohrer Published on H-Pietism (January, 2013) Commissioned by Jared S. Burkholder

Unearthing Evidence about Moravians and Race

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