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CUIUS REGIO, EIUS RELIGIO? THE CHURCHES, POLITICS, AND RELIGIOUS IDENTITIES, 1558–1600

FELICITY HEAL

in Reformation in Britain and Ireland

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780198269243
eISBN:
9780191602412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269242.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This discusses the political history of the religious settlements between 1558 and the end of the century. It contrasts England and Scotland, roughly characterized by having reformation from above ... More


Reformation and Resistance

John Knox

in The True Law of Kingship: Concepts of Monarchy in Early-Modern Scotland

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203841
eISBN:
9780191676017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203841.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter deals with the development in Scotland of themes such as the right or duty to resist ‘tyrannical’ rulers. The figure of John Knox imposes itself upon the scene as the enquiry moves into ... More


Scottish History: The Power of the Past

Edward J Cowan and Richard J Finlay

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748614196
eISBN:
9780748653317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748614196.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This book examines the power of the past upon the present. It shows how generations of Scots have exploited and reshaped history to meet the needs of a series of presents, from the conquest of the ... More


Promise

W. D. H. SELLAR

in A History of Private Law in Scotland: Volume 2: Obligations

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299288
eISBN:
9780191685651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299288.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

For several hundred years, Scots law has held to the proposition that a promise is legally binding without the need for acceptance. Stair discussed promise and the rationale behind the claim of ... More


Conclusion: Interpretation and Reformation

Stephen Mark Holmes

in Sacred Signs in Reformation Scotland: Interpreting Worship, 1488–1590

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198747901
eISBN:
9780191810787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747901.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The conclusion brings together the main contributions of Sacred Signs. By defining liturgical interpretation and showing its centrality to Scottish religious culture, it opens up a neglected area of ... More


Introduction

Stephen Mark Holmes

in Sacred Signs in Reformation Scotland: Interpreting Worship, 1488–1590

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198747901
eISBN:
9780191810787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747901.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The Introduction presents the shape and method of the book and gives reasons for the chronological framework chosen. It presents ‘liturgical interpretation’ as genre which was important in medieval ... More


Liturgical Interpretation in Two Scottish Reformations

Stephen Mark Holmes

in Sacred Signs in Reformation Scotland: Interpreting Worship, 1488–1590

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198747901
eISBN:
9780191810787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747901.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The poem, catechisms and other official texts studied in this chapter show that liturgical interpretation had a significant place in both rival versions of reformatio ecclesiae, Catholic and ... More


Controversy and Reformed Liturgical Interpretation

Stephen Mark Holmes

in Sacred Signs in Reformation Scotland: Interpreting Worship, 1488–1590

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198747901
eISBN:
9780191810787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747901.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter examines the place of Catholic and Reformed liturgical interpretation in the different stages of Reformation controversy and again shows the importance of the ‘Aberdeen Liturgists’. It ... More


Flytyng in the Face of Convention: Protest and Innovation in Lindsay’s Satyre of the Thrie Estaitis

Greg Walker

in Reading Literature Historically: Drama and Poetry from Chaucer to the Reformation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748681013
eISBN:
9780748684434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748681013.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter shifts the focus of attention from England to Scotland, and onto the variously complex, subtle and strident engagements with social and religious issues undertaken in Sir David Lyndsay’s ... More


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