Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 13 items for:

  • Keywords: unity x
  • Church History x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

 The Trinity

Gregory A. Beeley

in Gregory of Nazianzus on the Trinity and the Knowledge of God: In Your Light We Shall See Light

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195313970
eISBN:
9780199871827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195313970.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter brings the argument to a focus by considering Gregory's doctrine of the Trinity as a whole, which is “theology” in the fullest sense. After cataloging Gregory's major and minor texts on ... More


The Perils of Prosperity, 1953–1975

Keith Robbins

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

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780198263715
eISBN:
9780191714283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263715.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

The chapter begins by considering the advent of the American evangelist Billy Graham and crusading revivalism, its success and failures. It then considers ecclesiastical decolonization — the impact ... More


 Jesus Christ, the Son of God

Gregory A. Beeley

in Gregory of Nazianzus on the Trinity and the Knowledge of God: In Your Light We Shall See Light

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195313970
eISBN:
9780199871827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195313970.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter gives a new, comprehensive interpretation of Gregory's Christology, focusing on his account of creation, the fall, and final redemption; his seminal doctrine of divinization (theosis); ... More


Church as Sacrament: The Ecclesiology of de Lubac and Congar

Hans Boersma

in Nouvelle Théologie and Sacramental Ontology: A Return to Mystery

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199229642
eISBN:
9780191710773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199229642.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Church History

This chapter discusses the connection between sacrament and Church in de Henri de Lubac and Yves Congar. Both impacted the communion ecclesiology of Vatican II. De Lubac emphasized the reciprocal ... More


Athanasius' Return: A Wind of Change

Henry Chadwick

in The Church in Ancient Society: From Galilee to Gregory the Great

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246953
eISBN:
9780191600463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246955.003.0035
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Describes in detail the complex interaction of Church and political affairs in the decade of the 350s. Religious divisions connected with struggles for power persisted in Rome and Alexandria, while ... More


Constantius' Double Council of Unity

Henry Chadwick

in The Church in Ancient Society: From Galilee to Gregory the Great

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246953
eISBN:
9780191600463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246955.003.0036
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Constantius II organized councils in 359–60 for the acceptance of the Dated Creed, the western bishops meeting at Ariminium (Rimini), and the easterners at Seleucia. The majority in the west adhered ... More


A Return to Liturgical Orthodoxy

Nigel Yates

in Buildings, Faith, and Worship

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198270133
eISBN:
9780191683916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270133.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter demonstrates a significant third strand in the liturgical outlook of Anglicans between 1660 and 1840. This was an attempt to reorder Anglican churches but in a way which tried to create ... More


Is the Church of England to be Pope?

ROWAN STRONG

in Alexander Forbes of Brechin: The First Tractarian Bishop

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263579
eISBN:
9780191682605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263579.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter examines how Forbes confronted his troubles with the new theories of empirical science, challenges to Orthodox Christian beliefs, and the growing force of Anglicization in the Episcopal ... More


The Oxford Movement in Practice: The Tractarian Parochial Worlds from the 1830s to the 1870s

George Herring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198769330
eISBN:
9780191822391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769330.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book presents a reinterpretation of the historical progress of the Oxford Movement challenging a number of long-accepted interpretations. It argues that Newman’s departure in 1845 was far more ... More


Basic Characteristics of Catholicism

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

in Catholicism: The Story of Catholic Christianity, 2nd Edn

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198728184
eISBN:
9780191794483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728184.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

Any list of the characteristics of Catholic Christianity should include five features. First, Ignatius of Antioch, Gertrude the Great, and innumerable other men and women have embodied a ... More


View: