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Religious controversies of the nineteenth century

Religious controversies of the nineteenth century

selected documents

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by A.O.J.Cockshut.
ContributionsCockshut, A. O. J.
The Physical Object
Pagination265p.,23cm
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17347204M

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Religious Controversies of the Nineteenth Century: Selected Documents [A. Cockshut] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The relation of the Church to the State and that of science to religion were at the core of the bitter religious controversies raging in Victorian England. Religious controversies of the nineteenth century.

Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: A O J Cockshut.

OCLC Number: Description: v, pages 23 cm: Contents: Practical view of the prevailing religious conceptions of professed Christians in the higher and middle classes in this country contrasted with real Christianity, by W.

Wilberforce"Lay sermons" and "Church and state," by S.T. Coleridge"Tracts for the times": nos. OCLC Number: Description: v, pages: Contents: Practical view of the prevailing religious conceptions of professed Christians in the higher and middle classes in this country contrasted with real Christianity / William Wilburforce --'Lay sermons' and 'Church and state' / S.T.

Coleridge --'Tracts for the Times' the sections on justification by faith, the sacraments. Get this from a library.

Religious controversies of the nineteenth century: selected documents. [Anthony Oliver John Cockshut;]. From its founding in the s, Mormonism, a homegrown American faith, has drawn thousands of converts but far more critics.

In A Peculiar People, J. Spencer Fluhman offers a comprehensive history of anti-Mormon thought and the associated passionate debates about religious authenticity in nineteenth-century America.

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The rise of cheap, sensational newspapers in the nineteenth century meant that shocking scandals weren’t just whispered about behind fluttering fans and raised teacups.

Ordinary members of the public could sit down at the breakfast table and over tea and toast, read every juicy, salacious. Read this book on Questia. Through a series of sharply focused studies, George Pattison examines Kierkegaard's religious thought--within the contextual framework of debates about religion, culture and society that were carried on in contemporary newspapers and journals read by the educated stratum of Danish society.

One of the most important developments in American Protestantism in the 19th century was the rise of the American Sunday School movement. In the ’s, the first American Sunday Schools were modeled on British schools founded by Robert Raikes, Hannah More and others, to teach reading and writing to poor children in the cities on their only day free from work, and to reform.

Victorian Science & Religion. Aileen Fyfe, Dept. of History, National University of Ireland, Galway and John van Wyhe, Fellow, NUS; Researcher, History & philosophy of science, Cambridge University.

During the nineteenth century, the entities we refer to as 'science' and 'religion' both underwent dramatic changes. Religion. Predominant at the start of the 19th century, by the end of the Victorian era the Church of England was increasingly only one part of a vibrant and often competitive religious culture, with non-Anglican Protestant denominations enjoying a new prominence.

The 19th century saw the rise of Biblical criticism, new knowledge of religious diversity in other continents, and above all the growth of science.

This led many Christians to emphasize the brotherhood, to seeing miracles as myths, and to emphasize a moral approach with religion as lifestyle rather than revealed truth.

Religion In Nineteenth-Century America. by Dr. Graham Warder, Keene State College. Beginning in the late s on the western frontier, a new religious style was born.

Itinerant preachers traversed the backcountry in search of. You really can’t discuss 19th-century American literature without discussion of Twain and his two most enduring works. Still controversial more than a century after publication, both novels remain hilarious examples of Americana while carrying potent social commentary, especially concerning race in America—commentary that is still, sadly, : Jeff Somers.

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from all traditions, such as the Chinese classics or the. Filed under: Christian poetry, English -- 19th century -- History and criticism. Browning as a Philosophical and Religious Teacher, by Henry Jones (Gutenberg text) Conversations on Religion, With Lord Byron and Others, Held in Cephalonia, A Short Time Previous to His Lordship's Death (London: J.

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