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By Richard Griffiths

This number of 9 essays, with an advent by means of Richard Griffiths, examines many of the wide topics when it comes to the way the examining, translation and interpretation of the Bible within the Renaissance may possibly serve the categorical and sometimes useful goals of these concerned. relocating from humanist concerns concerned about the character of the sacred texts and techniques for reading them, the quantity examines the makes use of of the Bible in several contexts, and appears on the social, political and non secular effect of its translations within the 16th century.

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