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F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

David Young

Abstract

F.D. Maurice (1805–72) was one of Victorian Britain's most controversial thinkers. Although he came from a Unitarian family and counted leading Unitarians as his friends, their influence on his work has never been seriously examined. The purpose of this new book is to look at his life and teaching in the light of Unitarianism. Maurice's faith had a distinctly Christological emphasis, but he continued to value his Unitarian heritage. His concern with the Fatherhood of God and the dignity of the human race owes much to his family background. This study opens with a compact history of Unitarianis ... More

Keywords: F.D. Maurice, Unitarianism, faith, Fatherhood of God, dignity, human race

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1992 Print ISBN-13: 9780198263395
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263395.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

David Young, author
North Lincolnshire Health Authority