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Anglican EvangelicalsProtestant Secessions from the Via Media, c. 1800-1850

Anglican Evangelicals: Protestant Secessions from the Via Media, c. 1800-1850

Grayson Carter

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198270089
eISBN:
9780191683886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270089.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

This study examines, within a chronological framework, the major themes and personalities that influenced the outbreak of a number of Evangelical clerical and lay secessions from the Church of ... More

Buildings, Faith, and Worship

Buildings, Faith, and Worship

Nigel Yates

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198270133
eISBN:
9780191683916
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270133.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This is the first major study for over forty years of the liturgical arrangement of Anglican churches in the period between the Reformation and the Oxford Movement. The book is based both on ... More

The Church of the East and the Church of EnglandA History of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Assyrian Mission

The Church of the East and the Church of England: A History of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Assyrian Mission

J. F. Coakley

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198267447
eISBN:
9780191683268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267447.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

In the years before the First World War the Church of England maintained a mission of help to the Assyrian Church of the East (popularly known as the Nestorian Church) in its then homeland, a corner ... More

Dissent and the Bible in Britain, c.1650-1950

Dissent and the Bible in Britain, c.1650-1950

Scott Mandelbrote and Michael Ledger-Lomas (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199608416
eISBN:
9780191755422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608416.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This book is the first volume to cover the study and use of the Bible by Protestant dissenters in Britain from the mid-seventieth to the mid-twentieth centuries. The claim that the Bible was ‘the ... More

The Donatist ChurchA Movement of Protest in Roman North Africa

The Donatist Church: A Movement of Protest in Roman North Africa

W. H. C. Frend

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198264088
eISBN:
9780191682704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264088.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This work is a development of a thesis written immediately before the Second World War, on ‘The Social and Economic Background of Early Christianity in North Africa down to A.D. 430, with special ... More

England, Ireland, Scotland, WalesThe Christian Church 1900-2000

England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales: The Christian Church 1900-2000

Keith Robbins

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780198263715
eISBN:
9780191714283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263715.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

The book takes a wide-ranging look at all of the main bodies — Anglican, Free Church, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic — which collectively make up ‘the Christian Church’. Their distinctive beliefs, ... More

The Formation of Christian EuropeThe Carolingians, Baptism, and the Imperium Christianum

The Formation of Christian Europe: The Carolingians, Baptism, and the Imperium Christianum

Owen M. Phelan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198718031
eISBN:
9780191787454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718031.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

Around the turn of the ninth century, political and religious reformers worked to establish an imperium christianum—a Christian Empire—a society whose most basic organizing principle was the ... More

John Calvin's American Legacy

John Calvin's American Legacy

Thomas Davis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195390971
eISBN:
9780199777099
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390971.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

The point of this book is that, despite all the changes and challenges, and despite Calvinism’s ultimate failure to hold the American consciousness, and despite an especially fervent effort to ... More

John Wesley in AmericaRestoring Primitive Christianity

John Wesley in America: Restoring Primitive Christianity

Geordan Hammond

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198701606
eISBN:
9780191771408
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198701606.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

Why did John Wesley leave the halls of academia at Oxford to become a Church of England missionary in the newly established colony of Georgia? Was his ministry in America a success or a failure? ... More

Luther’s LegacySalvation and English Reformers, 1525-1556

Luther’s Legacy: Salvation and English Reformers, 1525-1556

Carl R. Trueman

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263524
eISBN:
9780191682599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263524.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

This book is a study of the Christian idea of salvation as seen through the eyes of five 16th-century English reformers: John Frith, John Hooper, Robert Barnes, John Bradford, and the famous Bible ... More

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