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Aachen, 38 , 44

Adiaphora (indifferent things), 62 , 99

Adrian VI, Pope, 62

Agatha, Saint (early Christian martyr), 114

Albrecht V, duke of Bavaria (r. 1550-1579): Corpus Christi supporter, 87 , 88 -89, 90 , 92 ;

counter-reforming measures, 75 , 76 , 77 , 78 -80;

and Martin Eisengrein, 106 , 107 , 120 -21;

promoter of saints' cults and pilgrimages, 97 , 159 -60, 161

Albrecht, Hans, 86

Altötting, 38 ;

Albrecht V's 1571 pilgrimage to, 159 -60;

Aventinus's chronicle about, 41 -42;

development of pilgrimage to, 26 -27, 38 ;

and Martin Eisengrein's Our Lady at Altötting , 110 -29;

"French Treasure," 55 ;

late medieval miracle books from, 31 , 32 -35;

pilgrimage's resurgence in Counter-Reformation, 158 , 159 , 160 , 164 , 217 ;

Reformation in vicinity of, 72 , 110 , 111 , 230

Amulets, 20 , 57 , 146

Anabaptists, 70

Andechs, 224 ;

in Counter-Reformation, 164 , 203 -9;

late medieval cult, 39 -41, 116

Apocalypticism: and eschatology, 149 , 189 ;

implied denial of, in Counter-Reformation literature, 229 ;

late medieval, 34 , 35 , 49 , 58 , 129 ;

Reformation, 142

Apostolic succession, 140 , 179 , 187 , 195 , 210 , 211

Apparitions, 123 , 135 , 148 , 212 , 213 -16

Arianism, 29 , 93 , 109 , 114

Aswin (medieval count of Bogenberg), 221

Auer, Ferdinand, 219 n5

Augsburg: counter-reformers' work in, 86 , 119 -20;

imperial city, 17 -18;

prodigy market, 148 , 149 ;

Reformation, 61 , 70 -71, 146 , 158

Augustine, Saint (bishop of Hippo), 4 , 29 , 97 , 108

Aventinus, Johannes, 27 , 41 -42, 43 , 111 , 129 -30


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