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Disorder and Innovation: The Reshaping of the French Churches of London after the Glorious Revolution

Robin D. Gwynn

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

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201960
eISBN:
9780191675102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201960.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Henry Compton, bishop of London, asked a proctor in the Canterbury Court of Arches to prepare a formal order which required both the French churches of Savoy and of London in Threadnettle street to ... More


Congregation, Kirk, and Crown

J. H. Burns

in The True Law of Kingship: Concepts of Monarchy in Early-Modern Scotland

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203841
eISBN:
9780191676017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203841.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The political ideas of the Congregation in the struggle which led to the establishing of the kirk contained Knoxian elements, but the arguments that were used had a broader basis and their appeal was ... More


Discipline and the Eldership

Patrick Collinson

in The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.003.0027
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Where there was common fame of scandalous conduct in a member of the congregation, the puritan minister who was worth his salt would attempt on his own authority to apply what he conceived to be the ... More


Worship

Patrick Collinson

in The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.003.0028
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

The puritan participation in the sacraments and of what took place in the parish church on Sundays, that is, with the principal occasions on which the congregation met for the service of God and to ... More


A New Dogma

Patrick Collinson

in The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

When the first presbyterians claimed on scriptural authority that there must be a strict parity of pastors and congregations, they were rebuffed with no stronger weapons than these. Even Archbishop ... More


Vincent de Paul, the Lazarist Mission, and French Catholic Reform

Alison Forrestal

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198785767
eISBN:
9780191827570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785767.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This book offers a major reassessment of the thought and activities of the most famous figure of the seventeenth-century French Catholic Reformation, Vincent de Paul. Confronting traditional ... More


England, in refusing me, refused a friend

Jane Dawson

in John Knox

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300114737
eISBN:
9780300214185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300114737.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter chronicles Knox's renewed attempts to further the Protestant cause in England and Scotland. His energies rekindled after the death of Queen Mary Tudor, Knox and his congregation hoped to ... More


Restorer of the Gospel among the Scots

Jane Dawson

in John Knox

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300114737
eISBN:
9780300214185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300114737.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter details Knox's return to Scotland amidst a crisis perpetuated by one of his own sermons. His famous sermon at Perth had triggered an iconoclastic riot that rapidly escalated into full ... More


Authority, agency and the reception of the Scottish National Covenant of 16381

Laura A. M. Stewart

in Insular Christianity: Alternative models of the Church in Britain and Ireland, c.1570–c.1700

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719086984
eISBN:
9781781704981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086984.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This article argues that the seventeenth-century Scottish laity was not a monolithic entity waiting passively for its clerical or social superiors to direct it. It demonstrates that an active lay ... More


Presbyterian “Promiscuity”

in English Presbyterianism 1590–1640

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759878
eISBN:
9780804776936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759878.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter investigates the promiscuity of presbyterians. Henry Jacob's example shows how quickly the freedom of individual choice emerged out of his early exposition of ecclesiastical ... More


Presbyterianism in Practice?

in English Presbyterianism 1590–1640

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759878
eISBN:
9780804776936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759878.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter addresses the practice of Presbyterianism. Conflicts within, without, and between congregations can show presbyterian inflections in English nonconformity. The complaint of “the constant ... More


Politics in the Parishes: The National Covenant

Laura A. M. Stewart

in Rethinking the Scottish Revolution: Covenanted Scotland, 1637-1651

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198718444
eISBN:
9780191787720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718444.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

The 1638 National Covenant is an iconic document in Scottish history. Yet we know almost nothing about how the Covenant was received in the parishes. This chapter sites the events of 1638 in the ... More


Founding a Congregation of Missionaries

Alison Forrestal

in Vincent de Paul, the Lazarist Mission, and French Catholic Reform

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198785767
eISBN:
9780191827570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785767.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Chapter 4 investigates the foundation and early development of the Congregation of the Mission, a congregation of secular missionaries dedicated to evangelizing the rural poor (their mission) through ... More


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