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Assurance, Justification, and the Covenant of Grace

Ian Green

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

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206170
eISBN:
9780191677007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206170.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter discusses how catechists who adopted a more flexible structure could introduce new material into their forms. A recent survey has pointed to the apparent spread of religious despair in ... More


Answering Prayer

Alec Ryrie

in Being Protestant in Reformation Britain

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199565726
eISBN:
9780191750731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565726.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter explores what early modern Protestants believed was happening when they prayed, and how they aimed to shape it. It discusses the problem of how prayer might affect the providential ... More


Parliamentary Politics and the Making of the Protestation

John Walter

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

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199605590
eISBN:
9780191779114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605590.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines the parliamentary politics behind the making of the Protestation. It reconstructs proceeding of 3 May 1641, when the Protestation was proposed, drafted, debated, and sworn by ... More


Debating the Protestation

John Walter

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

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199605590
eISBN:
9780191779114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605590.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Religion, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines the political controversy the Protestation provoked. It uses the evidence of controversies over the Protestation’s status as oath or covenant to reconstruct debates among ... More


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