The wisdom of Richard Hooker

selections from Hooker"s writings with topical index
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AuthorHouse , Bloomington, Ind
Hooker, Richard, -- 1553 or 4-1600, Religious literature -- 16th century, Theology -- History -- 16th century, Theologians -- 16th ce
StatementPhilip B. Secor and Lee W. Gibbs.
ContributionsSecor, Philip Bruce, 1931-, Gibbs, Lee W.
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LC ClassificationsMLCS 2009/40767 (B)
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 198 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23190217M
ISBN 101420848186
ISBN 139781420848182
LC Control Number2005903218
OCLC/WorldCa225884966

This is the first modern edition of Richard Hooker's most important ideas on virtually every subject of interest to Christian people, arranged in a topical manner--from A (for "Absolution") to Z for ("Zeal"). The reader can easily access Hooker's wisdom on any topic without having to read through the many volumes of his theological writings.5/5(2).

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[The Wisdom of Richard Hooker: Selections from Hooker's Writings. We are two Anglican churchmen united in this book by a single passion: to bring the wisdom of Richard Hooker, the founding theologian of the Anglican religious tradition, before the attention of the clergy and laity of Anglican and Episcopal churches throughout the world in a form that will make his helpful and healing insights widely available in our troubled and fractured age.

This is the first modern edition of Richard Hooker's most important ideas on virtually every subject of interest to Christian people, arranged in a topical manner--from A (for "Absolution") to Z for ("Zeal").

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Hiester Richard Hornberger Jr. (February 1, – November 4, ) was an American writer and surgeon who wrote under the pseudonym Richard rger's best-known work was his novel MASH (), based on his harrowing drama and comedic experiences as a wartime army surgeon doctor during the Korean War (–) and written in collaboration with W.

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Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Hooker, Richard, or Publication date [] Topics Church polity, Church of England -- Doctrines Publisher. In political philosophy, Hooker is best remembered for his account of law and the origins of government in Book One of the Politie.

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Law, Liturgy, Wisdom By Benjamin Guyer Co-published with Covenant Richard Hooker is oftentimes described as the founding figure of the Anglican tradition. This is, however well intentioned, a half-tru.

In his masterpiece, Of the Lawes of Ecclesiasticall Politie, which was incomplete at the time of his death, Hooker defended the Church of England against both Roman Catholicism and Puritanism and affirmed the Anglican tradition as that of a “threefold cord not quickly broken”—Bible, church, and reason.

Read More on This Topic. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy The Wisdom of Richard Hooker at Print PDF. RICHARD HOOKER (–) and NATURAL LAW Robert Faulkner, Boston College.

Richard Hooker’s one book, Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity (), constitutes the most important theological defense of Anglicanism’s Protestant via media. Hooker would restore to Protestants something of the Aristotelian judiciousness that Thomas Aquinas three centuries earlier sought for.

Richard Hooker is oftentimes described as the founding figure of the Anglican tradition. The following essay introduces his theological vision by focusing on his highly influential Laws. As we will see, Hooker was a theologian of law and liturgy who first and foremost discerned the majesty of divine wisdom as the guiding principle of all.

The Wisdom of Richard Hooker: : Secor, Philip B., Gibbs, Lee W.: Libros en idiomas extranjerosReviews: 2. Posts about Richard Hooker written by stephencwinter. Wisdom from The Lord of the Rings A weekly blog exploring the wisdom of The Lord of the Rings.

Menu Skip to content. Home; Search. Search for: Richard Hooker You Are Our Captain. Febru Ma / stephencwinter /. Richard Hooker, who lived toward the end of the reign of Elizabeth I in England, is reputed the founder of the Anglican theology of comprehensiveness and tolerance.

If we want to see how Richard Hooker, as The Anglican theologian does his theology, we can look at his controversy with Walter Travers when they both served the Temple Church in London. “Richard Hooker wrote his Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity in order to preserve and pass on wisdom to posterity, that this wisdom might not “pass away as in a dream.” Sadly, his wisdom is hardly remembered by the present church.

RICHARD HOOKER () is the pioneer theologian of the Anglican/Episcopal religious tradition. To the present day, his advocacy of a broad tolerant middle way (via media) between the extremes of fundamentalist Protestantism and the more rigid expressions of Roman Catholicism is a hallmark of Anglicans and Episcopalians around the Find the best price for books and DVDs.

Books ↓ All Books eBooks Audio Books DVDs Toys & Games LEGO Pop Vinyls. Search by title, author or ISBN. The Wisdom of Richard Hooker Philip B. Secor Paperback published by Authorhouse. Add an alert Add to a list Add a alert. Author of Ecclesiastical polity, The works of that learned and judicious divine, Mr.

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Richard Hooker's Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity has long been acknowledged as an influential philosophical, theological and literary text. Hooker's masterpiece is a long work in eight books called Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity.

The first four books were published together inthe fifth was published inand the rest appeared after his death. Although the last three volumes were Hooker's work, they seem to have been heavily edited. Edition used: Richard Hooker, The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine Mr.

Richard Hooker with an Account of His Life and Death by Isaac Walton. Arranged by the Rev. John Keble MA. 7th edition revised by the Very Rev. R.W. Church and the Rev. Paget (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ).

3. About the Book You are invited to attend an event honoring the launch of a new modern language translation of Anglican giant Richard Hooker’s major work, making his much-needed wisdom available to a whole new generation.

Richard Hooker was undoubtedly Anglicanism’s greatest theologian, but is now largely forgotten. Yet his voice is vital to rediscover for.His seminal book, Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity (), set out a path for Anglican theology that was distinct from both Puritan and Roman Catholic thought.

In Book I, Hooker identifies Law with Holy Wisdom and his treatment echoes the sapiential books Scripture, viz. .Sirach (Ecclesiasticus) –15; 1 Corinthians –10,13–16; John –23; Psalm –11; or [Common of a Theologian and Teacher] [Of the Holy Trinity]. Preface of Baptism.

The Collect. O God of truth and peace, you raised up your servant Richard Hooker in a day of bitter controversy to defend with sound reasoning and great charity the catholic and reformed religion: Grant that we.