Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. The Waldenses hold a special place in our Christian heritage. Their defense of the faith of Jesus despite persecution and martyrdom is unique in the Christian. The Waldenses, a Christian movement of the later Middle Ages, were also know as the Waldnesians or Vaudois. During the 12th century onwards, they were.

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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Their defense of the faith of Jesus despite persecution and martyrdom is unique in the Christian church. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

They kept the light of truth burning amid the darkness of the Middle Ages. The Year of the Plague Chapter This is a reprint of part of a history of Protestantism written by a Scottish historian and Presbyterian minister, first published in The Secret History of the Jesuits.

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This is a treat for those of us who enjoy older texts. The Torch of the Testimony.

It takes some getting used to his way of expressing things. A History of the Jesuits.

It is not just a scanned PDF that is too difficult to read on small screens, the text is flowing and works just like any other Kindle book. These Christians believed in the perpetuity of the law of God, and observed the Sabbath of the fourth commandment. See all wyoie reviews.

History of the Waldenses, by J. A. Wylie, Narrated by Timothy Turner

He lived as a Christian ought to live. Rather like reading ancient Homer. One person found this helpful.


A very compelling read about the sacrifice and final justification and victory of the Waldensian people who suffered from acts of genocidal extermination by the Catholic church for the crime of believing the Bible and not the Catholic’s idolatrous, heretical, pagan beliefs.

The religious belief of the Waldenses was founded upon the written word of God, the true system of Christianity, and was in marked contrast to the errors of Rome. The information is very informative of a period and place of extreme persecution of a group of dissenters who preceded Martin Luther and others of the “Protestant Reformation” by the Church of Rome and her secular supporters over a span of time greater than years.

Living quietly in the Italian Alps,loyal to the Duke of Savoy, they were hunted, tortured,and murdered as heritics.

Buy the selected items together This item: The Great Massacre Chapter Get the book for you’ll find no other people in history like the Waldenses and it’s an enjoyable read.

Final Re-Establishment in the Valleys. But those herdsmen and vine-dressers, in their obscure retreats, shut away from the world, had not themselves arrived at the truth in opposition to the dogmas and heresies of the apostate church.

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Other editions – View all History of the Waldenses J. Throughout this time, despite the great danger involved, Waldensian missionaries left their rocky fortress to share portions of Scripture with those searching for the light of God’s Word. It is troubling to consider such treatment of human beings by other human beings, not only did take place, but could reappear even in Western society, as it still currently occurs in many other parts of the world.


Showing of 54 reviews. They were outlawed, hunted, tortured, murdered, and hated by the ruling church of their day because they lived by the truth of God’s Word and did not bow to their traditions and man-made laws. This is an excellent book about a people little heard of in my past. I am an author and publisher so I have intimate knowledge onto what kind of effort it takes to convert these older books into a Kindle release.

The Waldenses hold a special place in our Christian heritage. The Waldenses were a unique and amazing people living in the Italian Alps and accordingly had to “steer clear” of the papacy residing not far away in Rome. Others retired into the more secluded valleys among the mountains, and there maintained their freedom to worship God.

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Persecutions and Martyrdoms Chapter 8. See all wypie images. Waldensian Colonies in Calabria and Apulia Chapter Advent Pioneer Books P. History of the Waldenses. They contended for the faith of the apostolic church, –“the faith once delivered to the saints. Unfortunately, for the Waldenses, the Papacy knew they were true children of God and tried to foil the Waldenses efforts of maintaining a serene life at nearly every opportunity.