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Reformation Legacy: Catholic Buildings and Protestant Worship

Nigel Yates

in Buildings, Faith, and Worship

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198270133
eISBN:
9780191683916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270133.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The inevitable consequence of the Reformation in those parts of Europe where reform was carried out as a matter of state policy was that the existing churches had to be adapted to new liturgical ... More


Church Buildings and Church Services

Nigel Yates

in Buildings, Faith, and Worship

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198270133
eISBN:
9780191683916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270133.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The 18th-century Church of England has had a bad press. It has been condemned as corrupt and lethargic, its churches as dilapidated and unsightly, its liturgy as slovenly and tedious. The orthodox ... More


REFORMING PEOPLE AND COMMUNITY: CHURCH, CLERGY, AND LAITY, 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:
10.1093/0198269242.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Finally, the experience of the people of the British Isles in the half-century after the political reformations is considered. The parish ministry in Scotland and England is compared, as is the use ... More


The Anglican Liturgical Tradition

Nigel Yates

in Buildings, Faith, and Worship

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198270133
eISBN:
9780191683916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270133.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The restoration of the Anglican episcopate after 1660 did not lead wholly to a restoration of the liturgical arrangements favoured by the Laudian clergy, at least in the long term. Whilst such ... More


Concluding Observations

Jeanne Halgren Kilde

in Sacred Power, Sacred Space: An Introduction to Christian Architecture and Worship

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195314694
eISBN:
9780199851867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314694.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the dynamism of church buildings. The result has confirmed that Christian space is a dynamic and powerful space and that in order to understand ... More


Transformations of the Renaissance and Reformation

Jeanne Halgren Kilde

in Sacred Power, Sacred Space: An Introduction to Christian Architecture and Worship

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195314694
eISBN:
9780199851867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314694.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the transformation of church buildings during the Renaissance and Reformation periods. During the Renaissance, the medieval notion of the church as the City of Heaven yielded to ... More


Sacred Power, Sacred Space: An Introduction to Christian Architecture and Worship

Jeanne Halgren Kilde

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195314694
eISBN:
9780199851867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314694.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book is a survey of church architecture unlike any other. Its main concern is not the buildings themselves, but rather the dynamic character of Christianity and how church buildings shape and ... More


Parishes

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:
10.1093/0198270038.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Parish boundaries were antiquated and had long since ceased to correspond with social realities or pastoral needs, while the administrative structure of parishes over France as a whole ‘almost defies ... More


The Use and Maintenance of Property

Norman Doe

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England: A Critical Study in a Comparative Context

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262206
eISBN:
9780191682315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262206.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The legal framework of the Church of England regulating the use and maintenance of property is designed to give effect to the principle that in a general sense property does not belong to any one ... More


The Church at Prayer

Henry Chadwick

in The Church in Ancient Society: From Galilee to Gregory the Great

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246953
eISBN:
9780191600463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246955.003.0031
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Varying rites and practices surrounded baptism in the early Church. It involved a solemn renunciation of the devil and his works and implied moral obligations and adherence to a Christian code of ... More


A Method for Thinking about Power Dynamics in Christian Space

Jeanne Halgren Kilde

in Sacred Power, Sacred Space: An Introduction to Christian Architecture and Worship

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195314694
eISBN:
9780199851867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314694.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter discusses method for evaluating the dynamics of Christian space. It chronicles the historical development of Christian church buildings, beginning with the earliest Christian worship ... More


Embodying Methodist Theology: Diverging Conceptions of Holy Living in American Methodist Theology

Kevin M. Watson

in Old or New School Methodism?: The Fragmentation of a Theological Tradition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190844516
eISBN:
9780190844547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190844516.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter explores the diverging conceptions of holy living in Simpson and Roberts in depth. The chapter argues that Simpson was most concerned with growing and expanding the Methodist Episcopal ... More


Worship After Constantine

Henry Chadwick

in The Church in Ancient Society: From Galilee to Gregory the Great

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246953
eISBN:
9780191600463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246955.003.0060
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Regional variety in the liturgy persisted in the fourth and fifth centuries, but with a surprising degree of common practice with regard to baptism, the Eucharist, marriage, and funerals. Opinions ... More


Faculty Jurisdiction

Mark Hill QC

in Ecclesiastical Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198807568
eISBN:
9780191845475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807568.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter examines the faculty jurisdiction of the Church of England. A faculty refers to a permissive right to alter a church building, its contents, or its immediate surroundings. Undertaking ... More


Anglo-Saxon churches: form and function

Helen Gittos

in Liturgy, Architecture, and Sacred Places in Anglo-Saxon England

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199270903
eISBN:
9780191804304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199270903.003.0005
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines the evidence for the form of Anglo-Saxon church buildings and how they may have been used. It investigates the architectural evidence that survives for how churches were used ... More


The Parish

Mark Hill QC

in Ecclesiastical Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198807568
eISBN:
9780191845475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807568.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter examines the nature of the parish churches of the Church of England, the respective roles of priest and people, and the rights and duties of the parochial church council (PCC), ... More


Liturgy, Architecture, and Sacred Places in Anglo-Saxon England

Helen Gittos

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199270903
eISBN:
9780191804304
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199270903.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

Church rituals were a familiar feature of life throughout much of the Anglo-Saxon period. This book examines ceremonies for the consecration of churches and cemeteries, processional feasts like ... More


More Exceedingly Zealous

Timothy Larsen

in John Stuart Mill: A Secular Life

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198753155
eISBN:
9780191814815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753155.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter tells the story of Mill as a young, polemical Benthamite and Utilitarian filled with zeal to reform the world. It follows him as he made friends (especially George John Graham and John ... More


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