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The Zenith and Slow Decline of Hooker as the Icon of Restoration Anglicanism

Michael Brydon

in The Evolving Reputation of Richard Hooker: An Examination of Responses, 1600-1714

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780199204816
eISBN:
9780191709500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199204816.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The Restoration cult of Hooker reached its climax under Charles I. It was challenged during the exclusion crisis, notably by Richard Baxter who claimed Hooker as a Reformed sympathizer and by ... More


Self-Change and the Eternal Cause

Sarah Waterlow

in Nature, Change, and Agency in Aristotle's Physics: A philosophical study

Published in print:
1982
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198246534
eISBN:
9780191680984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198246534.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Aristotle is in general elusive on the subject of agency and its connection with change. Nowhere is he more so than when treating of the mysterious concept of something’s ‘changing (transitive) ... More


Book VIII

P.G. Walsh (ed.)

in Augustine: De Civitate Dei The City of God Books VIII and IX

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856688546
eISBN:
9781800343016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856688546.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This chapter provides the text and translation of Book VIII of St. Augustine's The City of God, in which Augustine gets to grips with the promised topic of the blessed life after death. It is devoted ... More


Commentary

P.G. Walsh (ed.)

in Augustine: De Civitate Dei The City of God Books VIII and IX

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856688546
eISBN:
9781800343016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856688546.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This chapter provides the commentary on Book VIII of St. Augustine's The City of God. It reviews the main thrust of Augustine's criticism that has been directed at the civic rituals that were based ... More


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