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Alexander Forbes of BrechinThe First Tractarian Bishop

Alexander Forbes of Brechin: The First Tractarian Bishop

Rowan Strong

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263579
eISBN:
9780191682605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263579.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Alexander Forbes, Bishop of Brechin from 1847 to 1875, was the first member of the Oxford Movement to become a bishop. A leading example to many Tractarians and Anglo–Catholics in the Episcopal ... More

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

Anglican Ritualism in Victorian Britain 1830–1910

Anglican Ritualism in Victorian Britain 1830–1910

Nigel Yates

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198269892
eISBN:
9780191683848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198269892.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This innovative book challenges many of the widely held assumptions about the impact of ritualism on the Victorian church. Through a detailed analysis of the geographical spread of ritualistic ... More

Anglicanism and the British Empire, c.1700-1850

Anglicanism and the British Empire, c.1700-1850

Rowan Strong

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199218042
eISBN:
9780191711527
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199218042.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book demonstrates that British imperialism was integrally connected to British religion. Using published sources, the book identifies the construction, development, and ingredients of a public ... More

Anti-ArminiansThe Anglican Reformed Tradition from Charles II to George I

Anti-Arminians: The Anglican Reformed Tradition from Charles II to George I

Stephen Hampton

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199533367
eISBN:
9780191714764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199533367.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This book is a study of the Anglican Reformed tradition (often inaccurately described as Calvinist) after the Restoration and it sets out to revise our picture of the theological world of the later ... More

Bede’s TempleAn Image and its Interpretation

Bede’s Temple: An Image and its Interpretation

Conor O'Brien

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198747086
eISBN:
9780191809347
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747086.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book examines the use of the image of the Jewish temple in the writings of Anglo-Saxon monk Bede (d. 735). The various Jewish holy sites described in the Bible possessed multiple different ... More

Benjamin Jowett and the Christian Religion

Benjamin Jowett and the Christian Religion

Peter Hinchliff

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198266884
eISBN:
9780191683091
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198266884.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The conventional picture of Benjamin Jowett (1817–93) is of the outstanding educator, the famous master of Balliol College, Oxford, whose pupils were extremely influential in the public life of ... More

Biography of a Mexican CrucifixLived Religion and Local Faith from the Conquest to the Present

Biography of a Mexican Crucifix: Lived Religion and Local Faith from the Conquest to the Present

Jennifer Scheper Hughes

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195367065
eISBN:
9780199867370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367065.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Mexico is famous for its notoriously graphic and bloody crucifixes depicting the broken and tortured body of Jesus on the cross. Images of Christ’s suffering frequently outnumber images of the Virgin ... More

Bonhoeffer's Theological FormationBerlin, Barth, and Protestant Theology

Bonhoeffer's Theological Formation: Berlin, Barth, and Protestant Theology

Michael P. DeJonge

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199639786
eISBN:
9780191738708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639786.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This book argues that the central concept of Bonhoeffer’s early theology, ‘person’, positions his thought in relationship to his own Lutheran tradition as well as the two most important post‐First ... 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

Calvin, Classical Trinitarianism, and the Aseity of the Son

Calvin, Classical Trinitarianism, and the Aseity of the Son

Brannon Ellis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199652402
eISBN:
9780191742002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652402.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

For much of his career as a Reformer, John Calvin was involved in trinitarian controversy. Not only did these controversies span his career, but his opponents ranged across the spectrum of ... More

Catholic Higher EducationA Culture in Crisis

Catholic Higher Education: A Culture in Crisis

Melanie M. Morey and John J. Piderit

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780195305517
eISBN:
9780199784813
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305515.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Relying on empirical evidence from a national study of senior administrators at Catholic colleges and universities across the United States, this book defines the critical religious identity and ... More

Catholic Particularity in Seventeenth-Century French Writing'Christianity is Strange'

Catholic Particularity in Seventeenth-Century French Writing: 'Christianity is Strange'

Richard Parish

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199596669
eISBN:
9780191729126
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199596669.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The book adopts as its theme Pascal's assertion that “Christianity is strange” (“le christianisme est étrange”), taken from the Pensées, and explores various possible understandings of the statement ... More

CatholicismThe Story of Catholic Christianity, 2nd Edn

Catholicism: The Story of Catholic Christianity, 2nd Edn

Gerald O'Collins, S. J. and Mario Farrugia, S. J.

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198728184
eISBN:
9780191794483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728184.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

After two chapters on the rise and history of Catholic Christianity, the book explains systematically how the beliefs and practices of Catholicism came to be what they are. A chapter on revelation, ... More

Charles HodgeGuardian of American Orthodoxy

Charles Hodge: Guardian of American Orthodoxy

Paul C. Gutjahr

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740420
eISBN:
9780199894703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740420.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

One is reminded of just how fickle a mistress Fame can be when considering how the renown of certain historical figures only grows with time, while the reputations of countless others fade in the ... More

Charles Wesley and the Struggle for Methodist Identity

Charles Wesley and the Struggle for Methodist Identity

Gareth Lloyd

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199295746
eISBN:
9780191711701
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199295746.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Charles Wesley has been a problem figure for church historians. The great hymn‐writer's contribution to Methodism and the 18th century Evangelical Revival has frequently been seen primarily in terms ... More

Christianity in IndiaFrom Beginnings to the Present

Christianity in India: From Beginnings to the Present

Robert Eric Frykenberg

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780198263777
eISBN:
9780191714191
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263777.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book explores and enhances historical understandings of Christian communities, cultures, and institutions within the Indian world from their beginnings down to the present. As one out of several ... More

The Chronicle of SeertChristian Historical Imagination in Late Antique Iraq

The Chronicle of Seert: Christian Historical Imagination in Late Antique Iraq

Philip Wood

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199670673
eISBN:
9780191760709
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670673.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion in the Ancient World, Church History

This book is a study of the cultural and political history of Christian Iraq, the Church of the East, the so–called ‘Nestorians’. This history is seen through the Chronicle of Seert, a medieval ... More

Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 1: The Clerical Establishment and its Social Ramifications

Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 1: The Clerical Establishment and its Social Ramifications

John McManners

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198270034
eISBN:
9780191600685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198270038.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This study of the Catholic Church and religious life in eighteenth‐century France seeks to ‘recapture the atmosphere of the times, and to appreciate the beliefs, aspirations, hopes, and fears of four ... More

Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 2: The Religion of the People and the Politics of Religion

Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 2: The Religion of the People and the Politics of Religion

John McManners

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198270041
eISBN:
9780191600692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198270046.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The second volume of this study of the relations between the Catholic Church and society in eighteenth‐century France covers the topics of popular religion; the clergy and morals; the Jansenist ... More

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