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The Second Settlement

Ronald Hutton

in The Restoration: A Political and Religious History of England and Wales, 1658–1667

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203926
eISBN:
9780191676048
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203926.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

The Second Restoration Settlement produced a pattern of localised persecution, severe in places, but mild compared with that which had followed Venner's rising, or that which was to come. Magistrates ... More


Introduction:: Attempting Uniformity

N. H. Keeble (ed.)

in ‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This historical introduction traces the course of events that led from George Monck's incursion into England in January 1660 to the passing of the Act of Uniformity in 1662, examining ‘Presbyterian’ ... More


The Reception of the Huguenots in England and the Dutch Republic, 1680–1690

G. C. Gibbs

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/9780198201960.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter emphasizes that the nonconformist church policies which were introduced at the accession of William and Mary encouraged the Huguenots, who had already settled in the Dutch Republic and ... More


Conclusion

David J. Appleby

in Black Bartholomew's Day: Preaching, Polemic and Restoration Nonconformity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719075612
eISBN:
9781781701744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719075612.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the farewell sermons of the Bartholomean clergy. The farewell sermons demonstrate the extent to which religion remained a central consideration ... More


The Failure of Uniformity

Philip Connell

in Secular Chains: Poetry and the Politics of Religion from Milton to Pope

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199269587
eISBN:
9780191820496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269587.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter surveys the literary response to the Stuart Restoration and, more specifically, the politics of church settlement in the 1660s and early 1670s. Stressing the uncertainties and divisions ... More


‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

N. H. Keeble (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The 1662 Act of Uniformity and the consequent ‘ejections’ on 24 August (St Bartholomew's Day) of those who refused to comply with its stringent conditions comprise perhaps the single most significant ... More


Introduction

David Cressy

in Birth, Marriage, and Death: Ritual, Religion, and the Life-Cycle in Tudor and Stuart England

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201687
eISBN:
9780191674983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201687.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about courtship, marriage, birth, and death rituals and traditions in Tudor and Stuart England. This book traces the history of ... More


The Meetings of the Godly

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/9780198222989.003.0029
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Both the services of the Church established under the Act of Uniformity were corrupt and the principle of compulsion, which the same statute embodied was unlawful. Yet many other exercises of ... More


The Bishops of Ireland and the Beasts at Ephesus:: Reconstruction, Conformity, and the Presbyterian Knot, 1660–2

Robert Armstrong

in ‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter assesses the means whereby Protestant Ireland saw the reimposition of a full‐blown ‘Anglican’ order and the exclusion of large numbers of Presbyterian clergymen, ahead of comparable ... More


Preambles: “But One Use”

Charles Hefling

in The Book of Common Prayer: A Guide

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190689681
eISBN:
9780190689728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190689681.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the Prayer Book’s self-presentation in its preliminary, nonliturgical prose: the two Acts of Uniformity (1559 and 1662) that define the constitution of the text and regulate its ... More


Circumstantial Temporary Concessions:: Clarendon, Comprehension, and Uniformity

Paul Seaward

in ‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The Acts passed by the Cavalier Parliament in 1661–5 which prevented many ‘Puritans’ and ‘Presbyterians’ from conforming to the Church of England, and punished those who tried to establish ... More


Introduction

Jeremy Gregory

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/9780199644636.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This introductory chapter discusses the two ‘E-word’ coordinates of the volume—‘Establishment’ and ‘Empire’—which were arguably the most significant factors affecting the Anglican Church between 1662 ... More


John Walker’s Sufferings of the Clergy and Church of England Responses to the Ejections of 1660–2

Mark Burden

in ‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

John Walker, a Tory and High Churchman, published a book‐length rejoiner to Calamy's Abridgment (1702) of Baxter's life, titled An Attempt to Towards Recovering an Account of the Numbers and ... More


The Reformed Pastor as Nonconformist: Richard Baxter After 1662

N. H. Keeble

in Church Life: Pastors, Congregations, and the Experience of Dissent in Seventeenth-Century England

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198753193
eISBN:
9780191814822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753193.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the complexities and tensions of Richard Baxter’s pastoral and ecclesiastical thought and practice after 1662 when, an unwilling Nonconformist, he continued to work for a less ... More


Establishment

Charles Hefling

in The Book of Common Prayer: A Guide

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190689681
eISBN:
9780190689728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190689681.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The text of the Book of Common Prayer as it now stands in the Church of England was established in 1662 as part of the Restoration settlement of religion. A great many amendments were included in the ... More


The Silencing of God’s Dear Ministers:: John Bunyan and His Church in 1662

Michael Davies

in ‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter addresses how ‘the silencing of God's dear Ministers’ in 1662 affected John Bunyan and the Independent congregation at Bedford. It examines the history of this congregation, from its ... More


The Nonconformist Narrative of the Bartholomeans

N. H. Keeble (ed.)

in ‘Settling the Peace of the Church’: 1662 Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199688531
eISBN:
9780191767791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688531.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the origins, development, and durability of an apologetic representation of the ejected ministers that originated in, and was shaped by, the controversies of the 1660s and 1670s ... More


Presbyterians in the Restoration

George Southcombe

in The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, Volume I: The Post-Reformation Era, 1559-1689

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198702238
eISBN:
9780191840135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198702238.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter examines the ways in which Presbyterian identity was reluctantly refashioned in the late seventeenth century. It discusses the failure of the Presbyterian political and religious ... More


Liturgy and Worship

Bryan D. Spinks

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume 1: Reformation and Identity c.1520-1662

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780199639731
eISBN:
9780191836695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639731.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

As drastic a break as the first Book of Common Prayer of 1549 may have seemed to those parishioners and clergy who were used to the Latin services, a much more drastic reform of Western Catholic ... More


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

Jeremy Gregory (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199644636
eISBN:
9780191838941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199644636.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The Oxford History of Anglicanism is a major new and unprecedented international study of the identity and historical influence of one of the world’s largest versions of Christianity. This global ... More


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