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A Bishops Tale: Mathias Hovius Among His Flock in Seventeenth-Century Flanders Craig Harline

A Bishops Tale: Mathias Hovius Among His Flock in Seventeenth-Century Flanders

Craig Harline

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This delightful book recreates the busy, colorful world of a Catholic bishop and his flock from 1590-1620. Based upon the recently discovered daybook of Mathias Hovius, the book focuses not only on his life but also on key events and characters ofMoreThis delightful book recreates the busy, colorful world of a Catholic bishop and his flock from 1590-1620. Based upon the recently discovered daybook of Mathias Hovius, the book focuses not only on his life but also on key events and characters of the period -- experiences of monks, nuns, pilgrims, peasants, saints, and others.