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Receptive Ecumenism and Recent Initiatives in the Catholic Church's Dialogues with the Anglican Communion and the World Methodist Council

Donald Bolen

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/9780199216451.003.0023
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

This chapter begins by looking at the methodologies adopted and developed within the Roman Catholic Church's dialogues with the Anglican Communion and the World Methodist Council, reflecting on ... More


The Perils of Prosperity, 1953–1975

Keith Robbins

in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales: The Christian Church 1900-2000

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780198263715
eISBN:
9780191714283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263715.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

The chapter begins by considering the advent of the American evangelist Billy Graham and crusading revivalism, its success and failures. It then considers ecclesiastical decolonization — the impact ... More


Inter-Church Relations and Ecumenical Law

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the ecumenical law and relations of the churches of the Anglican Communion. It suggests that there is no formal universal law applicable to all member churches and that each ... More


Baptism, Confirmation and Holy Communion

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the practice of the rites of baptism, confirmation, and Holy Communion in churches of the Anglican Communion. Anglican churches regulate the administration of these rites by ... More


Churches, States and Laws

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the formal church legislation in the Anglican Communion. It describes the fundamental declarations and principles, diocesan laws and delegated legislation, and national and ... More


Relations between the Churches of the Anglican Communion and the Churches of Eastern Christianity

Peter Eaton

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume V: Global Anglicanism, c. 1910-2000

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780199643011
eISBN:
9780191840111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199643011.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Church History

In this chapter the author discusses the Anglican Communion and the Churches of the Christian East which have had a long and significant relationship both at an official level of international ... More


Marriage, Divorce, Confession and Funerals

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the canon law of Anglican Communion churches on marriage, divorce, confession, and funerals. There is extensive agreement within the canonical systems about the nature and ... More


General Conclusions

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the worldwide perspective of canon law of churches in the Anglican Communion. It suggests that there are unifying principles in Anglican ... More


Faith and Doctrine

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines faith and doctrine in the churches of the Anglican Communion. It reveals that the function of proclamation of faith has been traditionally reserved for ordained ministers of the ... More


Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Norman Doe

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

There is no recognized corpus of binding law globally applicable to all churches in the Anglican Communion. Ostensibly, each church is autonomous, free to make rules to facilitate and to order its ... More


Introduction

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the worldwide perspective of the canon law in the Anglican Communion. This book examines the relation between churches, ... More


Anglicanism in the Era of Decolonization

Sarah Stockwell

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume IV: Global Western Anglicanism, c.1910-present

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199641406
eISBN:
9780191838958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641406.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter argues that decolonization was a profoundly transformative experience for Anglicanism. A first section explores how decolonization presented new uncertainties for Anglican missionary ... More


The Ministry of the Laity

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the ministry of the laity in the churches of Anglican Communion. The Lambeth Conference recommendations for an enhanced role of the laity in the church ministry are realized ... More


Church Property and Finance

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the canon law of Anglican Communion churches covering finance and church property. The overriding principle which emerges in the laws of all the churches of the Anglican ... More


Public Worship and Liturgical Law

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the relation between public worship and liturgical law in churches of the Anglican Communion. It suggests that the adoption of the Book of Common Prayer 1662 resulted in a ... More


Anglicanism and Christian Unity in the Twentieth Century

Paul Avis

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume IV: Global Western Anglicanism, c.1910-present

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199641406
eISBN:
9780191838958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641406.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter traces the involvement of Anglican Churches in the ecumenical movement from the Edinburgh World Missionary Conference 1910, through the Lambeth Conference 1920 and the Faith and Order ... More


Introduction: Anglican Gender Trouble

Timothy Willem Jones

in Sexual Politics in the Church of England, 1857-1957

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199655106
eISBN:
9780191744952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655106.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter locates the subsequent historical study in contemporary controversies in the global Anglican Communion. It highlights the book’s contribution to the historiographies of religion and ... More


The Resolution of Ecclesiastical Conflict

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the process of resolving ecclesiastical conflict in the Anglican Communion. While the law of many churches provides a wide range of quasi-judicial powers to bishops, few ... More


Introduction: A Century of Anglican Transition

William L. Sachs

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume V: Global Anglicanism, c. 1910-2000

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780199643011
eISBN:
9780191840111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199643011.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Over the course of the twentieth century, Anglicanism became a religious tradition defined as much by its life in new cultural settings as by its English institutional heritage. The Church not only ... More


The Institutional Organization of Churches

Norman Doe

in Canon Law in the Anglican Communion: A Worldwide Perspective

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267829
eISBN:
9780191683381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267829.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the institutional organization of churches in the Anglican Communion. It describes their national assemblies, diocesan assemblies, and assemblies operating within the various ... More


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