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Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 1: The Clerical Establishment and its Social Ramifications

John McManners

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198270034
eISBN:
9780191600685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198270038.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This study of the Catholic Church and religious life in eighteenth‐century France seeks to ‘recapture the atmosphere of the times, and to appreciate the beliefs, aspirations, hopes, and fears of four ... More


The End of the Jesuits and the Polarization of Catholic Europe, 1773–1791

Dale K. Van Kley

in Reform Catholicism and the International Suppression of the Jesuits in Enlightenment Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780300228465
eISBN:
9780300235616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300228465.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter explains how the papacy's first brief in reaction to the revolutionary legislation indeed condemned the concept of “rights in society,” a principle the brief attributed to the National ... More


Introduction

Nigel Aston

in The End of an Élite: The French Bishops and the Coming of the Revolution 1786-1790

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202844
eISBN:
9780191675553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202844.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

This book examines how and where the bishops exerted their political influence between 1786 and 1790, and episcopal involvement to the National Assembly. In so doing, it concentrates particularly on ... More


The Coronation: Reflections on the Allegiance of the Clergy

John McManners

in Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 1: The Clerical Establishment and its Social Ramifications

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198270034
eISBN:
9780191600685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198270038.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The coronation ceremony of Louis XVI in 1775, described in detail, illustrates the sacred character of the French monarchy and the interdependence of Church and State. The multitudinous official ... More


Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 2: The Religion of the People and the Politics of Religion

John McManners

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198270041
eISBN:
9780191600692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198270046.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The second volume of this study of the relations between the Catholic Church and society in eighteenth‐century France covers the topics of popular religion; the clergy and morals; the Jansenist ... More


The bishops, political reform, and public administration

Nigel Aston

in The End of an Élite: The French Bishops and the Coming of the Revolution 1786-1790

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202844
eISBN:
9780191675553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202844.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

The Gallican Church acted as an important agency of social and political control in the realm, preaching the divine obligation of obedience to the Crown. Bishops in their oath of allegiance at ... More


The Dupuy Cabinet: “An Innocent Refuge”

Robert A. Schneider

in Dignified Retreat: Writers and Intellectuals in the Age of Richelieu

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198826323
eISBN:
9780191865275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826323.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Ideas

Like the Rambouillet salon, the Dupuy cabinet was a refuge, a place of retreat, for a certain elite. As this chapter shows, however, its frequenters were quite different from those who attended the ... More


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