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James F. McMillan

in Political Catholicism in Europe, 1918–1965

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203193
eISBN:
9780191675775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203193.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses political Catholicism in France. At the beginning of the 20th century, the great majority of French Catholics were conservatives of one hue or another. But between the end of ... More


Pyrrhic Victories? French Catholic Missionaries, Modern Expertise, and Secularizing Technologies

Bertrand Taithe

in Sacred Aid: Faith and Humanitarianism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199916023
eISBN:
9780199950447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199916023.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter studies the interventions of the French Catholics during the colonial and postcolonial era, which was a time where the humanitarian work of the missionaries was separated from the work ... More


Religious Antisemitism: “Among French Catholics”

Stephen Wilson

in Ideology and Experience: Anti-Semitism in France at the Time of the Dreyfus Affair

Published in print:
1984
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197100523
eISBN:
9781800340992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780197100523.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter focuses on religious antisemitism. Contemporaries disagreed about the importance of the religious motive in antisemitism. These disagreements can be explained in terms of differences of ... More


North American Churches and the Decline of Christendom

Robert T. Handy

in A History of the Churches in the United States and Canada

Published in print:
1976
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198269106
eISBN:
9780191683572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198269106.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Through the troubles and crises that affected western civilization since World War I, there was surprisingly little change in the basic structures of Christian belief and organization that had been ... More


His Britannick Majesty’s New Subjects: The Rights of Subjects in Grenada and Quebec

Hannah Weiss Muller

in Subjects and Sovereign: Bonds of Belonging in the Eighteenth-Century British Empire

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190465810
eISBN:
9780190465841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190465810.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Chapter 4 examines subjecthood in the Atlantic world, focusing on the colonies of Grenada and Quebec, officially ceded by France under the Treaty of Paris. Although economic protections were ... More


Catholic religiosity and the charismatic Church

Brian Sudlow

in Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Cavanaugh's analysis of the secular State indicates the role individualism played in the genesis of contractual political theories. The gathering into the Church envisaged by many French and English ... More


Mending secular fragmentation

Brian Sudlow

in Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter provides a useful paradigm to analyse anti-secular alternatives. It outlines ways in which French and English Catholic writers seek to reimagine society and economics on a sacred basis. ... More


Ultimate societal values

Brian Sudlow

in Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

All corporate entities are actualised by a set of values, which unify their activities and lend them a sense of identity. French and English Catholic writers make a variety of attempts to associate ... More


Catholicism and the Fin de Siècle

Miriam Elizabeth Burstein

in The Edinburgh Companion to Fin de Siècle Literature, Culture and the Arts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474408912
eISBN:
9781474445030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474408912.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter revisits the role of faith, and specifically Catholicism, at the fin de siècle. It gives a survey of the historical contexts for British and French Catholic practice at the turn of the ... More


A Vision Captured in Mosaic

Raymond Jonas

in France and the Cult of the Sacred Heart: An Epic Tale for Modern Times

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520221369
eISBN:
9780520924017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520221369.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses the mosaic found in the church, which was the main work of art within the basilica. It covers about 375 meters, and recounts in pictures the saga of the Sacred Heart and ... More


An Irish Opportunist in Paris: Dr Piers de Girardin

Jacques M. Gres-Gayer

in Religious Change in Europe 1650–1914: Essays for John McManners

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205968
eISBN:
9780191676871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205968.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter focuses on cleric Dr Patrick Piers de Girardin's life and contributions to the interpretation of Christianity. Piers's system was quite extraordinary, since it envisioned no less than a ... More


Roman Catholicism, Russian Orthodoxy, and Russophobia in France, 1830–1856

Heather L. Bailey

in The Public Image of Eastern Orthodoxy: France and Russia, 1848-1870

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501749513
eISBN:
9781501749537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749513.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter discusses the development of anti-Orthodox and anti-Russian sentiment in France. It explains the anti-Orthodox and anti-Russian sentiment after 1830 within the context of the schools of ... More


The Science of Sin: Jacques de Sainte-Beuve and his Cas de conscience

Robin Briggs

in Religious Change in Europe 1650–1914: Essays for John McManners

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205968
eISBN:
9780191676871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205968.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

The perennial fascination of sin hardly requires much proof in an age when much of the media appear to run on little else. The ambivalent position of those who make a vicarious living from both ... More


The Church of the East and the Church of England: A History of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Assyrian Mission

J. F. Coakley

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198267447
eISBN:
9780191683268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267447.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

In the years before the First World War the Church of England maintained a mission of help to the Assyrian Church of the East (popularly known as the Nestorian Church) in its then homeland, a corner ... More


The Gaigneur Clan in the Seventeenth-Century Canada Trade

J.F. Bosher

in Merchant Organization and Maritime Trade in the North Atlantic, 1660-1815

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780968128855
eISBN:
9781786944795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780968128855.003.0002
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This essay follows the development of Franco-Canadian maritime trade over the course of the seventeenth century, by documenting the business history of the Gaigneur merchant family, headed by Pierre ... More


A Spectacular Success: The Paris Church, the Russian Orthodox Press, and the Public Image of Orthodoxy

Heather L. Bailey

in The Public Image of Eastern Orthodoxy: France and Russia, 1848-1870

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501749513
eISBN:
9781501749537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749513.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter focuses on the Russian Orthodox press, which represented the new church as a spectacular success. It explains why, according to Orthodox publicists, the Paris church was signified as the ... More


Conclusion

Joseph Bergin

in Politics of Religion in Early Modern France

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300207699
eISBN:
9780300210460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300207699.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This concluding chapter analyses the religious conflicts as a whole and how Louis XIV wanted to solve them once and for all. Whether the church was in the state or the state was in the church is ... More


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