Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 23 items

  • Keywords: episcopate x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

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


Fathers, Pastors and Kings: Visions of Episcopacy in Seventeenth-century France

Alison Forrestal

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069765
eISBN:
9781781700594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069765.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book explores how conceptions of episcopacy (government of a church by bishops) shaped the identity of the bishops of France in the wake of the reforming Council of Trent (1545–63). It ... More


A Puritan Brotherhood

David George Mullan

in Scottish Puritanism, 1590-1638

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269977
eISBN:
9780191600715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269978.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Though Puritanism was a piety intended very much for the laity, the clergy remained central to the practice and thinking of the movement. Scottish Presbyterians, in particular, formed a tightly knit ... More


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

Nigel Aston

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202844
eISBN:
9780191675553
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202844.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

This book offers a scholarly study in English of the bishops of the French church at the outbreak of the French Revolution. The 130 members of the episcopate formed an elite within an elite, the ... More


Bishop, Cathedral, and Diocese: Some Aspects of the Growth of Diocesan Consciousness

Arthur Burns

in The Diocesan Revival in the Church of England c.1800–1870

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207849
eISBN:
9780191677823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207849.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter clarifies people's understanding of the dynamics of Church reform. It focuses on the aspects of the development of the cathedral and the ... More


More Bishops and More Dioceses

Arthur Burns

in The Diocesan Revival in the Church of England c.1800–1870

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207849
eISBN:
9780191677823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207849.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter focuses on the numerous schemes for ‘more bishops and more dioceses’ which emerged in the 40 years after 1830. Some proposals recommended ... More


Missionary bishops

Geoffrey Rowell

in The Vision Glorious: Themes and Personalities of the Catholic Revival in Anglicanism

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263326
eISBN:
9780191682476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263326.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the historic concern of missionary bishops with Anglican identity, with the apostolic character of the Church, and with the succession of the bishopric episcopate. The questions ... More


Ambrose’s Election and Early Years in Milan

Daniel H. Williams

in Ambrose of Milan and the End of the Arian-Nicene Conflicts

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198264644
eISBN:
9780191682735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264644.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter discusses Ambrose's election to the episcopate and his early years as bishop. Ambrose's anti-Arian policies in the early years of his episcopate demonstrate his attachment, familial and ... More


A Crowning Achievement

PETER HINCHLIFF

in Frederick Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury: A Life

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263869
eISBN:
9780191682667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263869.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter focuses on Temple’s activities during his later years as archbishop. It details his involvement in the coronation of Edward VII. His ... More


A Priestly Hierarchy

Mary Douglas

in In the Wilderness: The Doctrine of Defilement in the Book of Numbers

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199245413
eISBN:
9780191697463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245413.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

A well-entrenched habit regards hierarchy as the natural organisational solution to adopt when a community has grown beyond a certain size. This is a mistaken idea. Scale has many influences on ... More


The Shape of the Church

RICHARD LENNAN

in The Ecclesiology of Karl Rahner

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198269557
eISBN:
9780191683695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198269557.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter examines Karl Rahner’s response to questions concerning the justification for the existence of the Church’s structures and the capability of these structures to respond to new situations ... More


Bishops in the Political Community of England, 1213-1272

S. T. Ambler

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198754022
eISBN:
9780191815751
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754022.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

In thirteenth-century England, circumstance and personality converged to produce an episcopate uncommonly dedicated not only to its pastoral mission but also to the defence of the kingdom and the ... More


Bishops in Action

Claudia Rapp

in Holy Bishops in Late Antiquity: The Nature of Christian Leadership in an Age of Transition

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520242968
eISBN:
9780520931411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520242968.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Religions

This chapter elaborates on the problematic relation of worldly criteria and spiritual qualifications in the appointment of bishops and in their discharge of office. It presents a comparison between ... More


Social Contexts

Claudia Rapp

in Holy Bishops in Late Antiquity: The Nature of Christian Leadership in an Age of Transition

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520242968
eISBN:
9780520931411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520242968.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Religions

This chapter presents patterns of recruitment to the episcopate, which reveal that wealthy and locally prominent men were increasingly at an advantage as candidates for this ministry. Not ... More


An uneasy alliance

Alison Forrestal

in Fathers, Pastors and Kings: Visions of Episcopacy in Seventeenth-century France

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069765
eISBN:
9781781700594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069765.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter addresses the episcopate's understanding of its status and its role towards another power that consistently sought to increase its sway over the French church: the gallican crown and its ... More


Creating the Legend of the Alexandrian Bishop

Edward J. Watts

in Riot in Alexandria: Tradition and Group Dynamics in Late Antique Pagan and Christian Communities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520262072
eISBN:
9780520945623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262072.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter looks at Athanasius and the efforts that he made to tie the authority of the bishop of Alexandria to his strong and unwavering advocacy of orthodoxy. In the same way that religious ... More


The Sin of Antisemitism: A Response to Waldemar Chrostowski

Stanisław Musiał and Gwido Zlatkes

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 13: Focusing on the Holocaust and its Aftermath

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774600
eISBN:
9781800340701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774600.003.0024
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter offers an answer to the previous chapter by Revd Waldemar Chrostowski. The author argues that his text speaks of a different matter than that of Chrostowski's. He, on the one hand, ... More


A Shadow over the Dialogue

Monika Adamczyk-garbowska

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 13: Focusing on the Holocaust and its Aftermath

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774600
eISBN:
9781800340701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774600.003.0026
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter presents a critique of the statements by Revd Waldemar Chrostowski. No doubt there is some prejudice against Jews in Poland, but, at least in circles such as the academic community and ... More


A Prosopography of the Castilian Episcopate in the Reign of Alfonso VIII

Kyle C. Lincoln

in King Alfonso VIII of Castile: Government, Family, and War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284146
eISBN:
9780823286126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284146.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the role of the Castilian episcopate during the reign of Alfonso VIII. The bishops of Castile during Alfonso VIII's reign were as vibrant a class as any in Europe in the long ... More


India

Daniel O’Connor

in The Oxford History of Anglicanism, Volume II: Establishment and Empire, 1662 -1829

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199644636
eISBN:
9780191838941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199644636.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

The East India Company was the exclusive vehicle for bringing Anglicanism to India until the nineteenth century. The company appointed some 500–600 chaplains in this period, ministering initially ... More


View: