Ablasskampagnen des Spätmittelalters
Luthers Thesen von 1517 im Kontext
[Late Medieval Campaigns against the Sale of Indulgences: Luther’s 1517 Theses in Context]
Ed. by Rehberg, Andreas
Aims and Scope
Martin Luther’s Theses against indulgences (1517) provided the impetus for the Reformation. This volume examines the context of this epochal moment against the backdrop of the extensive campaigns against indulgences that had roiled Church life over the previous two centuries. The essays explore theological, canonical, societal, economic, and cultural aspects of the sale of indulgences in the Late Middle Ages.