Heal, Bridget,
The Cult of the Virgin Mary in Early Modern Germany:
Protestant and Catholic Piety, 1500-1648
Cambridge University Press, 2007, 358pp,
ISBN
978-0521871037


The Cult of the Virgin Mary in Early Modern Germany


 

 
List of illustrations
Acknowledgments
List of abbreviations
Introduction 1
1 Transformations in Marian teaching 23
2 Marian piety in Lutheran Germany 64
3 Confessional frictions and the status of the Virgin 116
4 The Counter-Reformation cult 148
5 Catholic pluralism and Cologne 207
6 Marian devotion and gender 262
Conclusion 304
Bibliography 308
Index 333