Introduction: The conciliar tradition and ecumenical dialogue / Gerald Christianson Historical perspectives Introduction / Thomas M. Izbicki Councils of the Catholic Reformation : a historical survey / Nelson H. Minnich Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini and the histories of the Council of Basel / Emily O'Brien The conciliar heritage and the politics of oblivion / Francis Oakley Sources Introduction / Thomas M. Izbicki God's divine law : the scriptural founts of conciliar theory in Jean Gerson / David Zachariah Flanagin Three ways to read the constance decree Haec sancta (1415) : Francis Zabarella, Jean Gerson, and the traditional papal view of general councils / Michiel Decaluwe The councils and the Holy Spirit : liturgical perspectives / Natacha-Ingrid Tinteroff From conciliar unity to mystical union : the relationship between Nicholas of Cusa's Catholic concordance and On learned ignorance / Jovino Miroy Challenges Introduction / Thomas M. Izbicki Pope Eugenius IV, the conciliar movement, and the primacy of Rome / Grimichi Watanabe Angelo da Vallombrosa and the Pisan schism / J.H. Burns A conciliarist's opposition to a popular Marian devotion / Jesse D. Mann Applications Introduction / Thomas M. Izbicki The electoral systems of Nicholas of Cusa in the Catholic concordance and beyond / Günter Hägele and Friedrich Pukelsheim Conciliarism at the local level : Florence's clerical corporation in the early fifteenth century / David S. Peterson The conciliar church / Giuseppe Alberigo Councils and reform : challenging misconceptions / Christopher M. Bellitto Afterword: Reflections on a half century of conciliar studies / Brian Tierney.
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