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Mastering Christianity: Missionary Anglicanism and Slavery in the Atlantic World

Travis Glasson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199773961
eISBN:
9780199919017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199773961.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Beginning in 1701, the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (SPG) launched one of the earliest and most sustained efforts to Christianize enslaved people in Britain’s colonies. ... More


Victorian Christianity and Emigrant Voyages to British Colonies c.1840 - c.1914

Rowan Strong

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198724247
eISBN:
9780191791994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198724247.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

This volume looks at the religious dimensions of the nineteenth-century British and Irish emigration experience, examining the varieties of Christianity adhered to by most British and Irish emigrants ... More


Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

Bob Tennant

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199567850
eISBN:
9780191747366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567850.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book presents a history of the missionary work, cultures, and rhetoric of the Church of England in 1760–1870, when it was the predominant organizer of Protestant overseas missions. Through close ... More


Missions and Missiology from the 1760s

Bob Tennant

in Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199567850
eISBN:
9780191747366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567850.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter surveys the missiology and administration of the SPG in the second half of the eighteenth century. It identifies Joseph Butler as the chief philosophical source of the Society’s doctrine ... More


Preaching Liberty: Orphans, Slaves, and Citizenship, 1760–1800

Bob Tennant

in Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199567850
eISBN:
9780191747366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567850.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter, which gives special attention to the SPCK, describes how, through the advocacy of Edward Bentham and Josiah Tucker, Butler’s ideas gained ground in building new theories of charity, ... More


The Heroic Phase (2): Missionary Praxis, 1818–32

Bob Tennant

in Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199567850
eISBN:
9780191747366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567850.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Church History

It is argued that around 1818 the pace of missionary activity quickened. The SPG, able now to respond to successive anniversary preachers’ calls for missions to India, gained political recognition ... More


Christian Empire (2): Managing the Missions, 1840–60

Bob Tennant

in Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199567850
eISBN:
9780191747366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567850.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter describes the mid-century beginnings of the Anglican communion’s development as a global and potentially ecumenical Church. It was underpinned by the missiology of Anthony Grant’s ... More


The Anglican Emigrant Chaplaincy: An Imperial Network

Rowan Strong

in Victorian Christianity and Emigrant Voyages to British Colonies c.1840 - c.1914

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198724247
eISBN:
9780191791994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198724247.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

Beginning with a look at the immediate historical causes for emigration in the British and Irish depression and famines of the 1840s, this chapter contains the narrative of the establishment and ... More


Episcopal Establishment in India to 1914

Robert Eric Frykenberg

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume III: Partisan Anglicanism and its Global Expansion 1829-c.1914

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199699704
eISBN:
9780191831812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199699704.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The East India Company always depended heavily upon Indian manpower, money, and methods. Hence the Company’s Raj made itself the guardian of all proper religious and social institutions under its ... More


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