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‘Bodies, Soules and Estates’: Liberty and the Canons of 1640

Charles W. A. Prior

in A Confusion of Tongues: Britain's Wars of Reformation, 1625-1642

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199698257
eISBN:
9780191739040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698257.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines reactions to the introduction of a new set of ecclesiastical Canons in England in 1640. These appeared in a context in which the King was already at war with the Scottish ... More


The Table of Separation

Julian Davies

in The Caroline Captivity of the Church: Charles I and the Remoulding of Anglicanism 1625-1641

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203117
eISBN:
9780191675720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203117.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter suggests that the king, rather than Laud, was more effectively the author of the metropolitical order, designed to create a uniformity across the whole country in the placing of the ... More


Crusades: Fall of Constantinople (1204): Innocent III: Balsamon

Henry Chadwick

in East and West: The Making of a Rift in the Church: From Apostolic Times until the Council of Florence

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199264575
eISBN:
9780191698958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264575.003.0037
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Early Christian Studies

This chapter discusses Pope Innocent III and his idea of launching another crusade, and the interest of building an alliance between Constantinople and the papacy to put a check on German ambitions ... More


An Insular Tradition of Ecclesiastical Law: Fifth to Eighth Century

Roy Flechner

in Anglo-Saxon/Irish Relations before the Vikings

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264508
eISBN:
9780191734120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264508.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the immediate background of the emergence of the highly influential insular canonical collections and investigates the way they relate to the earliest canonical texts compiled ... More


St Paul's Cathedral Precinct in Early Modern Literature and Culture: Spatial Practices

Roze Hentschell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198848813
eISBN:
9780191883187
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848813.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

St Paul’s Cathedral Precinct in Early Modern Literature and Culture: Spatial Practices is a study of London’s cathedral, its immediate surroundings, and its everyday users in early modern literary ... More


Some Aspects of Volume 8 of Shenoute's Canons*

Gawdat Gabra and Hany N. Takla

in Christianity and Monasticism in Upper Egypt: Volume 1: Akhmim and Sohag

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774161223
eISBN:
9781617970450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774161223.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The texts of Shenoute's Canon 8 are very hard to understand and often seem to be at the very limit of comprehension. This chapter explores two aspects of Canon 8. First it looks at the manuscript ... More


The Ancient Rules of Shenoute's Monastic Federation

Gawdat Gabra and Hany N. Takla

in Christianity and Monasticism in Upper Egypt: Volume 1: Akhmim and Sohag

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774161223
eISBN:
9781617970450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774161223.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the rules and policy statements that occur in all of the books of Shenoute's Canons. The corpus now amounts to more than five hundred rules, that is, short passages that seem to ... More


The Rebirth of Augustine

Eric Saak

in Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This chapter analyses the anonymous treatise Initium Ordinis Sancti Augustini, together with the works of Henry of Friemar, Nicolas of Alessandria, and Jordan of Quedlinburg to bring to light the ... More


The Sermones ad fratres in eremo

Eric Saak

in Creating Augustine: Interpreting Augustine and Augustinianism in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646388
eISBN:
9780199949960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646388.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

This chapter analyses the textual traditions of the Sermones ad fratres in eremo, two of the earliest collections of which are found in Jordan of Quedlinburg’s Collectanea Sancti Augustini and in the ... More


Introduction

P.G. Walsh and M.J. Kennedy (eds)

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 2

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856684739
eISBN:
9781800342828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856684739.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter focuses on English Historian William of Newburgh, who was born in 1136 near Bridlington in Yorkshire and received early education at Newburgh Priory, one of the numerous houses ... More


The Anglo-Saxon Church

R. H. Helmholz

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: The Canon Law and Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction from 597 to the 1640s

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258971
eISBN:
9780191681882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258971.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter gives a striking account of the Anglo-Saxon Church. The church has never been without laws, and in many respects, the Anglo-Saxon church was actually quite rich in them. Canons were ... More


The Well-Tempered Clavier II, and other keyboard/organ works

Richard D. P. Jones

in The Creative Development of Johann Sebastian Bach, Volume II: 1717-1750: Music to Delight the Spirit

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199696284
eISBN:
9780191761102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696284.003.0012
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter analyzes the following works: eighteen Chorales (BWV 651–668); Das Wohltemperierte Clavier II; Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen (Goldberg Variations); Verschiedene Canones (Fourteen ... More


Paul’s Churchyard

Roze Hentschell

in St Paul's Cathedral Precinct in Early Modern Literature and Culture: Spatial Practices

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198848813
eISBN:
9780191883187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848813.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter provides an overview of the buildings in the spaces exterior to the cathedral and their uses, with an emphasis on behaviour ‘out of place’, including vagrancy and violence. It focuses on ... More


Cusco: Toward an Understanding of Inka Urbanism

Ian Farrington

in Cusco: Urbanism and Archaeology in the Inka World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044330
eISBN:
9780813046327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044330.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In summary, the methodologies of town plan analysis and urban archaeology enable the canons of inka urban planning to be understood to separate the two public centres of government and religion from ... More


The Western ‘Baptism’ of Yurupary: Reception and Rewritings of an Amazonian Foundational Myth

Rike Bolte

in Intimate Frontiers: A Literary Geography of the Amazon

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781786941831
eISBN:
9781789623598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941831.003.0011
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The myth of the Yurupary [yërëparí] is the foundational story of a patriarchal Amazonian religious system, and was widely spread and highly diversified among the language families of ... More


John Wesley’s Conception and Practice of Primitive Christianity

Geordan Hammond

in John Wesley in America: Restoring Primitive Christianity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198701606
eISBN:
9780191771408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198701606.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The sources of Wesley’s understanding of primitive Christianity were rooted in the revival of patristic scholarship in the Church of England in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. ... More


The Relatively Happy Fish Revisited

Norman Y. Teng

in Zhuangzi and the Happy Fish

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824846831
eISBN:
9780824868185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824846831.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Norman Y. Teng, engages the Hansen essay above by employing the logic more familiar to early Chinese thinkers developed in the Lesser Pick (or Lesser Selection) of the Later Mohist Canons as a ... More


Greek Christian Lists

Edmon L. Gallagher and John D. Meade

in The Biblical Canon Lists from Early Christianity: Texts and Analysis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198792499
eISBN:
9780191834493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792499.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter contains texts, translations, and analysis of the seventeen early canon lists (Old Testament and/or New Testament) in Greek in probable chronological order: the Bryennios List, Melito of ... More


The Syriac Christian List

Edmon L. Gallagher and John D. Meade

in The Biblical Canon Lists from Early Christianity: Texts and Analysis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198792499
eISBN:
9780191834493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792499.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

The St Catherine’s Monastery Syriac List provides us with a fourth-century list of OT and NT books, probably from Edessa in Syria. The list is anonymous. The OT part of the list contains the ... More


Introducing the Law

David Wagschal

in Law and Legality in the Greek East: The Byzantine Canonical Tradition, 381-883

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198722601
eISBN:
9780191789304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722601.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Religion in the Ancient World

This chapter examines how the traditional introductory material of the canonical collections frames and defines the canonical tradition. Proceeding through a detailed analysis of the Apostolic ... More


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