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 The Forty Years' Peace: Christian Churches Reevaluate Judaism

Michael S. Kogan

in Opening the Covenant: A Jewish Theology of Christianity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195112597
eISBN:
9780199872275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195112597.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Since 1965, the Roman Catholic Church has issued three official statements on the Jews and Judaism (in 1965, 1974, and 1985). Added to these are numerous statements by the pope and documents issued ... More


Receptive Ecumenical Learning and Episcopal Accountability Within Contemporary Roman Catholicism—Canonical Considerations

Patrick Connolly

in Receptive Ecumenism and the Call to Catholic Learning: Exploring a Way for Contemporary Ecumenism

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199216451
eISBN:
9780191712173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216451.003.0020
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the extent and limitations of the resources that exist within the 1983 Code of Canon Law of the Latin Catholic Church for addressing one particular perceived area of weakness in ... More


The Development of Broad Church Sympathies

David Bebbington

in The Mind of Gladstone: Religion, Homer, and Politics

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199267651
eISBN:
9780191708220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267651.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Although Gladstone never abandoned his attachment to Christian dogma, he developed distinctly Broad Church sympathies in his later years. One reason for this evolution of his views was a reaction ... More


From the Council of Trent to “Tridentinism”

Giuseppe Alberigo

in From Trent to Vatican II: Historical and Theological Investigations

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195178067
eISBN:
9780199784905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195178068.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter describes the emergence of the system called “Tridentinism” following the Council of Trent. The Council incorporated, redefined, and updated the norms of the previous centuries to such ... More


The Church and Forms of Regulation

Norman Doe

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England: A Critical Study in a Comparative Context

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262206
eISBN:
9780191682315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262206.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The legal framework of the Church of England subsists in formal legal texts created not only by the church's internal legislators but also by the state, and technical terms have been devised to ... More


The Legal Framework of the Church of England: A Critical Study in a Comparative Context

Norman Doe

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262206
eISBN:
9780191682315
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262206.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book describes in detail the ways in which the life of the Church of England is affected by law. It deals with a great many topics including canonical jurisprudence, ecclesiastical government, ... More


Bellarmine’s Nightmare: From James I, Sarpi, and Richer to Bossuet, Tournély, and the Gallican Orthodoxy

Francis Oakley

in The Conciliarist Tradition: Constitutionalism in the Catholic Church 1300-1870

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199541249
eISBN:
9780191708787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541249.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Medieval History

Within a year of his ascension to the throne as king of England, James I had proposed to the papal curia via diplomatic backchannels that the pope should ‘summon a General Council, which, according ... More


Poland

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu

in Church, State, and Democracy in Expanding Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195337105
eISBN:
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337105.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

As one of the most religious countries of Europe, the predominantly Catholic Poland reassessed its church-state relations during the first stages of post-communist transformation by moving away from ... More


Administrative Power: Organization and Accountability

Norman Doe

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England: A Critical Study in a Comparative Context

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262206
eISBN:
9780191682315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262206.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Outside the processes of legislation and adjudication, the general activities of the Church of England's structures of synodical government might be classified as administrative. The administrative ... More


Lithuania

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu

in Church, State, and Democracy in Expanding Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195337105
eISBN:
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337105.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The most Catholic of the three Baltic republics, Lithuania has resembled Poland in its conservatism and relatively high levels of religiosity. Religious activity was liberalized after the country ... More


Prologue: Memory, Authority, and Oblivion

Francis Oakley

in The Conciliarist Tradition: Constitutionalism in the Catholic Church 1300-1870

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199541249
eISBN:
9780191708787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541249.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Medieval History

This prologue looks at the matter of remembering and forgetting, with emphasis on institutional (and institutionally sponsored) forgetting. From the medieval centuries, the focus is on the Western, ... More


Gerson’s Hope: FifteenthCentury Conciliarism and its Roots

Francis Oakley

in The Conciliarist Tradition: Constitutionalism in the Catholic Church 1300-1870

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199541249
eISBN:
9780191708787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541249.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the roots of conciliarism in the Roman Catholic Church during the 15th century. It focuses on the pattern of conciliarist thinking that rose to prominence during the years ... More


Slovakia

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu

in Church, State, and Democracy in Expanding Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195337105
eISBN:
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337105.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Religion plays an important role in post-communist Slovakia, and the dominant Roman Catholic Church behaves and is treated as the de facto national church. While formally the government cannot ... More


The Battle of Belief

David Bebbington

in The Mind of Gladstone: Religion, Homer, and Politics

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199267651
eISBN:
9780191708220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267651.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Gladstone waged a campaign against infidelity in his later years. He was unwilling to take up the ground of the Roman Catholic Church of intransigent resistance to modern thought, contending instead ... More


The Polish Revolution and the Catholic Church, 1788–1792: A Political History

Richard Butterwick

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199250332
eISBN:
9780191730986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250332.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Polish Revolution cast off the Russian hegemony that had kept the Polish‐Lithuanian Commonwealth impotent for most of the eighteenth century. Before being overthrown by the armies of Catherine ... More


Christendom’s Crisis: The Great Schism, the Conciliar Movement, and the Era of Councils from Pisa to Trent

Francis Oakley

in The Conciliarist Tradition: Constitutionalism in the Catholic Church 1300-1870

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199541249
eISBN:
9780191708787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541249.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the role of the Council of Constance in addressing not only the threat posed at both ends of Europe by the Wycliffite and Hussite heresies, but also the pent-up demand for ... More


The Ordained Ministry of Priests and Deacons

Norman Doe

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England: A Critical Study in a Comparative Context

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262206
eISBN:
9780191682315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262206.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The diaconate and the presbyterate are ministries of service: deacons and priests are treated theologically as called by God to work as servants and shepherds to the faithful. Legal arrangements in ... More


De Maistre’s Denial: Febronius, De Maistre, Maret, and the Triumph of Ultramontanism

Francis Oakley

in The Conciliarist Tradition: Constitutionalism in the Catholic Church 1300-1870

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199541249
eISBN:
9780191708787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541249.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the views of Johann Nikolaus von Hontheim (known by the pseudonym Justinus Febronius), Joseph de Maistre, and Henri Maret concerning ultramontanism and the limits within which ... More


Legislative Power: Distribution and Control

Norman Doe

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England: A Critical Study in a Comparative Context

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262206
eISBN:
9780191682315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262206.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In the Church of England, the development of law designed to enable and regulate the use of legislative power has been closely associated in recent years with the introduction of synodical government ... More


Shutting off Religious Supply

Paul Froese

in The Plot to Kill God: Findings from the Soviet Experiment in Secularization

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520255289
eISBN:
9780520942738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255289.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter appraises the plight and difficulties encountered by the Russian religious populace during the Soviet era—from daily ridicule to imprisonment to execution. Persecution spiraled to a ... More


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