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A Methodist Perspective on Catholic Learning

David M. Chapman

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/9780199216451.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

This chapter affirms Pope John Paul II's description of ecumenical dialogue as involving ‘an exchange of gifts’ in order to identify a number of characteristic ecclesial endowments present in ... More


The Long Shadow of Vatican Ii: Living Faith and Negotiating Authority since the Second Vatican Council

Lucas Van Rompay, Sam Miglarese, and David A Morgan (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625294
eISBN:
9781469625317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625294.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

With the Second Vatican Council (1962–65), the Roman Catholic Church for the first time took a positive stance on modernity. Its impact on the thought, worship, and actions of Catholics worldwide was ... More


Attracting the Heart: Social Relations and the Aesthetics of Emotion in Sri Lankan Monastic Culture

Jeffrey Samuels

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833855
eISBN:
9780824870041
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833855.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

An idealized view of the lifestyle of a Buddhist monk might be described according to the doctrinal demand for emotional detachment and, ultimately, the cessation of all desire. Yet monks are also ... More


Introduction

Peter Marshall

in The Catholic Priesthood and the English Reformation

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204480
eISBN:
9780191676307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204480.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter presents the plan of the study. With the dialectic of theory and practice of priesthood and priest as the starting point of this work, it aims to elucidate the expectations of English ... More


The Priest as Anointed

Peter Marshall

in The Catholic Priesthood and the English Reformation

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204480
eISBN:
9780191676307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204480.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

In this chapter, the vocation of priesthood in early sixteenth century is first displayed. During the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries, priest were considered ‘higher than the angels’ ... More


Coming to Terms with the Pilgrim Fathers

Margaret Bendroth

in The Last Puritans: Mainline Protestants and the Power of the Past

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624006
eISBN:
9781469624020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624006.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter takes up the experiences of laypeople as they sifted through Sunday school lessons about the book of Genesis and sermons on a so-called new theology, where turn-of-the-century liberal ... More


The American Reception and Legacy of the Second Vatican Council

Leslie Woodcock Tentler

in The Long Shadow of Vatican Ii: Living Faith and Negotiating Authority since the Second Vatican Council

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625294
eISBN:
9781469625317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625294.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This essay views the reception of the Council against the background of the transformation of the American Catholic landscape in the late 1950s and 1960s, when upward mobility and suburbanization ... More


Quebec’s Wayside Crosses and the Creation of Contemporary Devotionalism

Hillary Kaell

in The Long Shadow of Vatican Ii: Living Faith and Negotiating Authority since the Second Vatican Council

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625294
eISBN:
9781469625317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625294.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

While it is generally assumed that the Second Vatican Council did not leave much room for public devotion outside the reformed and newly endorsed patterns of the Catholic liturgy, laid out in the ... More


Introduction Kitchenware That Wants You to Love Your Neighbor: Household Religious Practice in Anglican Virginia

Lauren F. Winner

in A Cheerful and Comfortable Faith: Anglican Religious Practice in the Elite Households of Eighteenth-Century Virginia

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300124699
eISBN:
9780300168662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300124699.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter argues that in the highly laicized environment which was Virginia's Anglican Church, laypeople not only adapted English forms of church governance to the new Virginia environment. In the ... More


Discretionary Attachments: Monks and Their Social Relations

Ward Keeler

in The Traffic in Hierarchy: Masculinity and Its Others in Buddhist Burma

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824865948
eISBN:
9780824876944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824865948.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

Focusing specifically on the tenor of the social relations to be observed among monks and novices in the monastery described in Chapter Two, this chapter describes the fairly attenuated degree of ... More


England

W. M. Jacob

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume II: Establishment and Empire, 1662 -1829

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199644636
eISBN:
9780191838941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199644636.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter reviews how the Church of England fared at the local, diocesan, and parochial levels in England during the long eighteenth century from 1662, when the Church was re-established as an ... More


Regroupings of Laity

Caroline Humphrey and Hürelbaatar Ujeed

in A Monastery in Time: The Making of Mongolian Buddhism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226031873
eISBN:
9780226032061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226032061.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter discusses regroupings of laypeople living around the Mergen Monastery. Their concerns have influenced monastic arrangements. It shows that external people who care for what an ... More


Procreation and Patronage in the Song Chan School

Morten Schlütter

in How Zen Became Zen: The Dispute over Enlightenment and the Formation of Chan Buddhism in Song-Dynasty China

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832551
eISBN:
9780824870720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832551.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter argues that the patronage of the educated elite was also critically important to the success of the Chan school and its individual lineages. In the Song, support from members of the ... More


Concerning Excellence

Steve Bein

in Purifying Zen: Watsuji Tetsuro's Shamon Dogen

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835101
eISBN:
9780824868505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835101.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter discusses Dōgen's views about moral excellence. For Dōgen, dominating one's innate desires was a necessary condition for embodying the truth. Once innate desires have been conquered, ... More


Ritual and the (Un)making of the Pentecostal Relational World

Naomi Haynes

in Moving by the Spirit: Pentecostal Social Life on the Zambian Copperbelt

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520294240
eISBN:
9780520967434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294240.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines how the relationships formed in Pentecostal churches—both vertical ties to church leaders and horizontal ties among laypeople—are worked out through ritual. Over the course of a ... More


A Reforming People: Puritanism and the Transformation of Public Life in New England

David D. Hall

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807873113
eISBN:
9781469601656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807837115_hall
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This revelatory account of the people who founded the New England colonies compares the reforms they enacted with those attempted in England during the period of the English Revolution. Bringing with ... More


Placed Bodies

Marli F. Weiner and Mazie Hough

in Sex, Sickness, and Slavery: Illness in the Antebellum South

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036996
eISBN:
9780252094071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036996.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines how physicians developed the concept of place to reconcile the complexities of race and sex when defining bodies and their health and sicknesses. In the increasingly contested ... More


The Unexamined Body

Marli F. Weiner and Mazie Hough

in Sex, Sickness, and Slavery: Illness in the Antebellum South

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036996
eISBN:
9780252094071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036996.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines how laypeople viewed the ways commonsense defined the interactions between mind and body in the cause, course, and treatment of various diseases. During the antebellum period, ... More


The Diseased Body

Marli F. Weiner and Mazie Hough

in Sex, Sickness, and Slavery: Illness in the Antebellum South

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036996
eISBN:
9780252094071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036996.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter shows that laypeople's views about bodies were important to physicians because they defined the parameters of what was possible within the daily practice of medicine. Members of both ... More


Mystifying Mindfulness: How Is Mindfulness Made Available for Appropriation?

Jeff Wilson

in Mindful America: Meditation and the Mutual Transformation of Buddhism and American Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199827817
eISBN:
9780199376926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827817.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

Practices that seem too foreign or strange are less likely to succeed in the American religious landscape. Therefore, processes of mystification are necessary to obscure or render innocuous the less ... More


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