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The Abbots and Priors of Late Medieval and Reformation England

The Abbots and Priors of Late Medieval and Reformation England

Martin Heale

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198702535
eISBN:
9780191772221
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702535.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

The importance of the medieval abbot needs no particular emphasis. The monastic superiors of late medieval England ruled over thousands of monks and canons, who swore to them vows of obedience; they ... More

Altars RestoredThe Changing Face of English Religious Worship, 1547-c.1700

Altars Restored: The Changing Face of English Religious Worship, 1547-c.1700

Kenneth Fincham and Nicholas Tyacke

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207009
eISBN:
9780191677434
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207009.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Altars are powerful symbols, fraught with meaning, but during the early modern period they became a religious battleground. Attacked by reformers in the mid-16th century because of their allegedly ... More

Anti-CalvinistsThe Rise of English Arminianism c.1590-1640

Anti-Calvinists: The Rise of English Arminianism c.1590-1640

Nicholas Tyacke

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201847
eISBN:
9780191675041
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201847.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This is a study of the rise of English Arminianism and the growing religious division in the Church of England during the decades before the Civil War of the 1640s. The widely accepted view has been ... More

Being Protestant in Reformation Britain

Being Protestant in Reformation Britain

Alec Ryrie

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199565726
eISBN:
9780191750731
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565726.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

The Reformation was about ideas and power: but it was also about real human lives. This book provides the first comprehensive account of what it actually meant to live a Protestant life in England ... More

The Caroline Captivity of the ChurchCharles I and the Remoulding of Anglicanism 1625-1641

The Caroline Captivity of the Church: Charles I and the Remoulding of Anglicanism 1625-1641

Julian Davies

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203117
eISBN:
9780191675720
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203117.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This analysis of the religious policy and ecclesiastical practice of the Church of England in the reign of Charles I offers a new interpretation of the Caroline Church, firmly based on the ... More

The Catholic Priesthood and the English Reformation

The Catholic Priesthood and the English Reformation

Peter Marshall

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204480
eISBN:
9780191676307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204480.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

In this scholarly new study, the author offers a fresh look at the impact of the English Reformation at parish level. The religious changes of Henry VIII and Edward VI had a profound effect upon the ... More

The Christian's ABCCatechisms and Catechizing in England c.1530-1740

The Christian's ABC: Catechisms and Catechizing in England c.1530-1740

Ian Green

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206170
eISBN:
9780191677007
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206170.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This is really three books in one: a study in church history; an essay in theology; and a bibliographical source for scholars working in various disciplines, and for librarians with catechisms of ... More

Covenanting CitizensThe Protestation Oath and Popular Political Culture in the English Revolution

Covenanting Citizens: The Protestation Oath and Popular Political Culture in the English Revolution

John Walter

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199605590
eISBN:
9780191779114
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605590.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion, British and Irish Early Modern History

This work throws new light on the origins of the English civil war and on the radical nature of the English Revolution. The book challenges the discrete categories of high and popular politics and ... More

The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Patrick Collinson

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This is a study of an important yet relatively unexplored force in English history. The Elizabethan puritan movement arose out of discontent with the religious settlement of 1559 and the desire among ... More

From Persecution to TolerationThe Glorious Revolution and Religion in England

From Persecution to Toleration: The Glorious Revolution and Religion in England

Ole Peter Grell, Jonathan I. Israel, and Nicholas Tyacke (eds)

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201960
eISBN:
9780191675102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201960.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This book examines the importance of the Glorious Revolution and the passing of the Toleration Act to the development of religious and intellectual freedom in England. Most historians have considered ... More

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