Chapter 18. Preparation for Reform. Questions to be addressed in this chapter. What did Meister Eckhart teach and how did he encourage reform? What role did Ockham and nominalism play leading up to the Reformation? How did the realism of Wyclif contribute to a climate of reform ?.
Preparation for Reform
“Ourefadir that art in heuenes, halewid be thi name; thikyngdoom come to; be thiwille don `in erthe as in heuene; yyue to vs this daioure `breed ouerothirsubstaunce; and foryyue to vsouredettis, as we foryyuen to ouredettouris; and ledevs not in to temptacioun, but delyuerevs fro yuel. Amen.” Matthew 6:9-14