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The Fortress Church Under Reconstruction? Sociological Factors Inhibiting Receptive Catholic Learning in the Church in England and Wales

Peter McGrail

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/9780199216451.003.0026
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

This chapter seeks to identify the sociological factors that impede receptive ecumenical learning by examining the complex relationship between two sets of processes. The first traces broader changes ... More


Christianity in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kosovo: From Ethnic Captive to Reconciling Agent

David A. Steele

in Faith-Based Diplomacy Trumping Realpolitik

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195367935
eISBN:
9780199851805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367935.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Several situations that involve cooperative interfaith endeavors aimed at reconciliation are commonly observed within the religious communities in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kosovo. In 1997, religious ... More


A Community Apart

Mary Heimann

in Catholic Devotion in Victorian England

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205975
eISBN:
9780191676888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205975.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter discusses the life of an individual Catholic during the nineteenth century. It shows that the more devout a Catholic aspired to be, the more he was thrown back into the company of other ... More


English Catholics after 1688

John Bossy

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/9780198201960.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter focuses on the Catholic community in England from 1688 onwards. It argues that Catholics were generally unmolested, despite some ugly riots after James II's flight. It also emphasizes ... More


Sacrificial Lambs: Nagai Takashi and the Roman Catholic Interpretation of the Bombing

Yuki Miyamoto

in Beyond the Mushroom Cloud: Commemoration, Religion, and Responsibility after Hiroshima

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823240500
eISBN:
9780823240548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823240500.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

At the time of the bombing, Nagai Takashi—a convert Roman Catholic and medical doctor specializing in radiation—was getting ready for class at his medical school. Though severely injured, he ... More


Hierarchical Modernization: Tianjin's Gong Shang College as a Model for Catholic Community in North China

Madsen Richard

in Becoming Chinese: Passages to Modernity and Beyond

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520219236
eISBN:
9780520924413
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520219236.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on the role of the Gong Shang College in Tianjin as a model for Catholic community in north China. It suggests that the French Catholic founders of the college had the twin goals ... More


Mobility: A Global Geography of the Spirit among Catholic Charismatic Communities

Thomas J. Csordas

in The Anthropology of Global Pentecostalism and Evangelicalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780814772591
eISBN:
9780814723517
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772591.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter explores the “global geography of the spirit” evident among Catholic charismatic communities. It takes geography as having both literal and metaphorical implications, which thus refers ... More


More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

J. Patrick Hornbeck II and Michael A. Norko (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This volume contains chapters drawn from a series of public conferences held in autumn 2011 entitled “More than a Monologue.” The series was the fruit of collaboration among four institutions of ... More


{} It Is Beautiful to Live with Saints: The Americanization of Modern Sanctity

Paula M. Kane

in Sister Thorn and Catholic Mysticism in Modern America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607603
eISBN:
9781469612560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607603.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter considers how a Catholic community that was already convinced of Sister Thorn's charisma was preparing her as a potential saint by establishing her virtues and associating her with a ... More


Toward a Sertanejan Church: The New Face of Protestantism in the Interior of the Northeast

Erika Helgen

in Religious Conflict in Brazil: Protestants, Catholics, and the Rise of Religious Pluralism in the Early Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300243352
eISBN:
9780300252163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300243352.003.0003
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter analyzes the changing face of Protestantism in the Brazilian Northeast that spread to the rural interior and came to be led by a diverse group of Brazilian pastors. It examines the rise ... More


Catholic Devotional Literature in Dublin, 1800–30

Cormac Begadon

in The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume IV: The Irish Book in English, 1800-1891

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198187318
eISBN:
9780191803277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780198187318.003.0026
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter discusses the publication and sale of Catholic devotional literature in Dublin from 1800–30. The existence and expanding numbers of Catholic printers and booksellers provided the ... More


How Vocation Integrates: The Virtue of Community

William M. Sullivan

in Liberal Learning as a Quest for Purpose

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190499242
eISBN:
9780190499273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190499242.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 5 presents three very different examples one of the PTEV’s key strengths: the ability to foster communities of learning around vocational themes. The largely first-generation students at Our ... More


New and Emerging Religious Communities

Patricia Wittberg

in Pathways to Religious Life

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190878153
eISBN:
9780190878184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190878153.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter summarizes the trends revealed in CARA’s three directories of new and emerging religious communities in the United States, compiled in 1999, 2006, and 2017. Each directory listed ... More


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