Christianopolis has 12 ratings and 2 reviews. the little known Utopia created by German theologian and scholar JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE (). Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. Christianopolis is the little known Utopia created by German theologian and scholar JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE ().

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Jamie marked it as to-read Sep 28, Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? The threats of heresy charges posed by rigid religious authorities Protestant and Catholic and a scholastic intellectual climate often forced these activists to hide behind fictional secret societies and write anonymously in support of their ideas, while claiming access to “secret ancient wisdom”. Holly rated it liked it Feb 10, His writings and efforts provided a potent stimulus to Protestant intellectuals at the beginning of the seventeenth century, and he appears to have inspired the foundation of The Unio Christiana which was established in Nuremberg during by a few patricians and churchmen under the impetus of Johannes Saubert the Elder.

Tisza marked it as to-read Oct 24, Andreae was a prominent member of the Protestant utopian movement which began in Germany and spread across northern Europe and into Britain under the mentorship of Samuel Hartlib and John Amos Comenius.

Johannes Valentinus Andreae a. Selected pages Title Page. The focus of this movement was the need for education and the encouragement of sciences as the cheistianopolis to national prosperity. Inhe became preacher at the court and councillor of the consistory Konsistorialrat in Stuttgartwhere he advocated a fundamental church reform.


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Grace Hart marked it as to-read Nov 16, From till Andreae traveled. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. No trivia or quizzes yet. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you vhristianopolis to read.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In his autobiography he indicated the Chymische Hochzeit as one of his works—as a “ludibrium”, possibly meaning “lampoon”. Common terms and phrases affairs Andreae’s Andreaee Bacon bear boast body Calw Campanella Chap chapter Chris Christ Christian Christianopolis church citizens Civitas Civitas Solis Comenius Comenius’s consider death Descriptio desire divine Dury duties earth easily England especially evil fact faith Fama Fama Fraternitatis anrdeae Felsenburg flesh former Francis Bacon friends give christianpolis Gott greatest Hartlib heaven Hence highest Holy honor human ideal individual inhabitants investigation island Joachim Jungius Johann Valentin Andreae John Dury knowledge language laws light literature live look marriage matters ment mentioned mind Mohrke morals nature ness never Nova Solyma parents piety practical praise prayers principles pupils reference reform religion religious republic Robinsonade Royal Society sacred Samuel Hartlib Satan secret Sevarambes soul speak spirit Sprat strangers teach theosophy things tianopolis tion truth Utopia virtues Weckherlin whole words youth.

He became a priest in Calw. In his autobiography he christianopo,is that the Chymische Hochzeit ” Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz ” was one of his works—as a ” ludibrium “, possibly meaning “lampoon”.

Ryan marked it as to-read Aug 28, Informed by a rigid brand of Christian socialism, Christianopolis also features a high regard for teachers, and approaches the world from both a scientific and artistic perspective. In he planned a “Unio Christiana”. His role in the origin of the Rosicrucian legend is controversial. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


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Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis : a utopia of the seventeenth century

Utopian civilization description, build around a god-awful pardon the pun monastery build like a fortress.

Travis Butcher rated it liked it Dec 11, John chrristianopolis it as to-read Aug 20, Dexter rated it liked it Mar 02, Craig marked it as to-read Aug 08, The founders were inspired by both Baconian belief in experimental science and by Andreae’s tracts. Pondering the characteristics of Utopias and constructing theoretical examples of them has anfreae an intellectual exercise to thrill thinkers at least since the time chridtianopolis Plato’s Republic.

After the final examination inhe became deacon in Vaihingen an der Enzand in priest in Calw. In his later works, alchemy is the object of ridicule and is placed with music, art, theatre and astrology in the category of less serious sciences. But like many vaguely-religious Renaissance movements at this time, the scientific ideas being promoted were often tinged with hermeticism, occultism and neo-Platonic concepts.

Brian Smith rated it liked it Oct 09, About Johann Valentin Andreae. Inhe became preacher at the court and councillor of the consistory Konsistorialrat in Stuttgart, where he advocated a fundamental church reform. Teddy rated it did not like christiqnopolis Mar 10,