1626 Cardinal Bellarmine Jacobís Ladder JESUIT of Galileo Inquisition Trials De Ascensione mentis in Deum / 2 woodcut engravings Saint Robert Bellarmine (1542 Ė 1621) was an Italian Jesuit and a Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He was one of the most important figures in the Counter-Reformation. He was canonized in 1930 and named a Doctor of the Church. Bellarmine is also widely remembered for his role in the Galileo affair. During his retirement, he wrote several short books intended to help ordinary people in their spiritual life: De ascensione mentis in Deum per scalas rerum creatorum opusculum (The Mindís Ascent to God) (1614) which was translated into English as Jacobís Ladder. This charming devotional book has a beautifully illustrated title page as well as a portrait engraving of Bellarmine. Main author: Roberto Bellarmino Title: De ascensione mentis in Devm : per scalas rervm creatarvm opvscvlvm Roberti cardinalis Bellarmini Published: Coloniæ Agrippinæ : apud Cornel. ab Egmond, 1626. Language: Latin FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Pages: complete with all pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Coloniæ Agrippinæ : apud Cornel. ab Egmond, 1626. Size: ~ 4.25in X 2.25in (10.5cm x 5.5cm) Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: 1626 Cardinal Bellarmine Jacobís Ladder ...
Publisher: Coloniæ Agrippinæ : apud Cornel. ab Egmond, 1626.
Publication Date: 1626
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
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