By Levy, I.C., Ian Christopher Levy
The significant other to John Wyclif includes 8 giant essays (2-3, phrases each one) which disguise the entire significant components of Wyclif's existence and concept. each one essay offers well timed examine that's completely grounded within the basic texts whereas utilising the latest secondary literature. Essays comprise: lifestyles and occupation; common sense and metaphysics; Trinity and Christology; ecclesiology and politics; the Christian existence; sacraments; the Bible; his rivals. there's no similar booklet on hand this day.
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It is diﬃcult to square the two diﬀerent accounts of the events. The Anonimalle version of the exchange between Percy and Courtenay makes more sense, but historians have generally accepted Walsingham’s version as the more accurate, perhaps because it goes into more detail. It should be noted, however, that Walsingham’s version is clearly colored by his hostility to Gaunt. Goodman, John of Gaunt, pp. 60–61, favors the Anonimalle version over Walsingham. 30 andrew e. larsen his trust in God. Then Gaunt threatened to drag Courtenay out of the cathedral by his hair.
John wyclif, c. 1331‒1384 19 Lincolnshire, which was in the possession of Balliol College, and he appears to have resided there until 1363, when he obtained permission for non-residence to study theology. In 1362, the university unsuccessfully put his name forward for a canonry at York; he was turned down, but Urban V instead granted him a prebend at Aust in the church of Westbury-on-Trim. 64 Wyclif ’s status as a non-resident pluralist who failed to provide a vicar for his church has occasioned many comments, since it is incongruous to ﬁnd a prominent critic of the Church being guilty of such an oﬀense.
And, looking forward a little bit, these distinctions can help us make sense of key moments in Wyclif ’s career. If Oxford in the period from the 1350s to the 1370s was politically charged enough for diﬀerent segments of the university population to orchestrate academic censure against their opponents, it becomes clearer why intellectual activity at Oxford was declining. Intellectual adventurousness was more likely to be punished in this period than it had been earlier in the century. An atmosphere of academic censure helped stiﬂe intellectual discussion.
A Companion to John Wyclif (Brill’s Companions to the Christian Tradition) by Levy, I.C., Ian Christopher Levy