Episcopal Elections 250-600 : Hierarchy and Popular Will in Late Antiquity.

A refutation of the conventional view that after the adoption of Christianity by the Roman empire the local community lost its voice in the appointment of bishops. Peter Norton argues that this right remained for longer than is normally assumed, with important consequences for our understanding of t...

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Author / Creator: Norton, Peter.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2007.
Series:Oxford Classical Monographs
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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