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Popular Piety in Late Medieval England: The Diocese of Salisbury 1250-1550

Andrew D. Brown

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198205210
eISBN:
9780191676550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205210.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

This book is a study of the religious practices of lay people within a distinctive and relatively unexplored region that once formed the diocese of Salisbury. It explores lay piety in its contexts of ... More


The Quakers in English Society, 1655-1725

Adrian Davies

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208204
eISBN:
9780191677953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208204.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

The early Quakers denounced the clergy and social élite but how did that affect Friends' relationships with others? Drawing upon the insights of sociologists and ... More


Peter, Mary, and Jack: Parish Life, 1920–5

Matthew Butler

in Popular Piety and Political Identity in Mexico's Cristero Rebellion: Michoacán, 1927-29

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197262986
eISBN:
9780191734656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197262986.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores the divergent forms of religious culture and parish life which characterised the region of Michoacán, Mexico in the 1920s. It explains that the despite the best efforts to ... More


American Parishes: Remaking Local Catholicism

Gary J. Adler Jr., Tricia C. Bruce, and Brian Starks (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284351
eISBN:
9780823285952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284351.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Parishes are the missing middle in studies of American Catholicism. Between individual Catholics and a global institution, the thousands of local parishes are where Catholicism gets remade. American ... More


Discipline and the Eldership

Patrick Collinson

in The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.003.0027
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Where there was common fame of scandalous conduct in a member of the congregation, the puritan minister who was worth his salt would attempt on his own authority to apply what he conceived to be the ... More


The View from the Pews

Charles E. Zech, Mary L. Gautier, Mark M. Gray, John L. Wiggins, and Thomas P. Gaunt

in Catholic Parishes of the 21st Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190645168
eISBN:
9780190645199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190645168.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes the experience and opinions of Catholics in the pews. Important liturgical issues, such as the type of music being played, the quality of the homilies, and reactions to ... More


Introduction

Charles E. Zech, Mary L. Gautier, Mark M. Gray, John L. Wiggins, and Thomas P. Gaunt

in Catholic Parishes of the 21st Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190645168
eISBN:
9780190645199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190645168.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The introduction presents a brief overview of the 1985 Notre Dame Study of Catholic Parish Life and how the authors of this book build on and update the many topics identified 30 years ago. Many ... More


Power in the Parish

Brett C. Hoover

in American Parishes: Remaking Local Catholicism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284351
eISBN:
9780823285952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284351.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Catholic parishes in the United States are complex organizations (where multiple communities coexist and interact). Relying on participant observation, in-depth interviews, and a case study approach, ... More


Society Under Scrutiny V: The Examination of Clerics, Regular and Secular

Michael Haren

in Sin and Society in Fourteenth-Century England: A Study of the Memoriale Presbiterorum

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208518
eISBN:
9780191678042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208518.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Social History

The interrogatories for the clerical order in the Memoriale Presbiterorum begin in the traditional manner with the religious. The author devotes separate sections to the simple religious, and to ... More


A Sociologist Looks at His Own Parish: A Conversation with John A. Coleman, SJ

John A. Coleman, Gary J. Adler Jr., Tricia C. Bruce, and Brian Starks

in American Parishes: Remaking Local Catholicism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284351
eISBN:
9780823285952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284351.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter is a dialogue with and reflection by John A. Coleman, S.J., a trained, well-published sociologist and Jesuit pastor in Northern California. In describing and exploring his own experience ... More


Parish Reconfiguration Strategies

Charles E. Zech, Mary L. Gautier, Mark M. Gray, John L. Wiggins, and Thomas P. Gaunt

in Catholic Parishes of the 21st Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190645168
eISBN:
9780190645199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190645168.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines options available in canon law to provide innovative parish staffing structures that offer new opportunities for pastoral leadership. These new structures include utilizing a ... More


Making Sense of a Changed World: The Strategies of Shared Parish Life at All Saints

Brett C. Hoover

in The Shared Parish: Latinos, Anglos, and the Future of U.S. Catholicism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479854394
eISBN:
9781479815760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479854394.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses four strategies parishioners at All Saints consistently used to make sense of parish life in an era of transformation: through frameworks for social order, though articulated ... More


Catholic Parishes of the 21st Century

Charles E. Zech, Mary L. Gautier, Mark M. Gray, Jonathon L. Wiggins, and Thomas P. Gaunt

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190645168
eISBN:
9780190645199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190645168.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In the Catholic Church the local parish is where members experience religion firsthand. It is there that they worship, are educated in the faith, receive their sacraments, and form community. All ... More


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