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Christianity in England

Cyril Alington

Christianity in England

an historical sketch

by Cyril Alington

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Published by Oxford university press in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • England -- Church history.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C. A. Alington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR743 .A4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p.
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL184295M
      LC Control Numbera 42005338
      OCLC/WorldCa2723492

      During the reign of his son, Edward VI (–53), England turned staunchly Protestant. After a brief return to Catholicism under Mary I (–), his daughter Elizabeth I set England on a. Welcome to our new website, bursting with thought-provoking, balanced articles about the Christian faith.. We'll keep adding to the site all the time. But for now, take a look around. And if you have any questions, however big or small, click on the smiley face (bottom right) and a real Christian will get back to you.

      Filed under: Christianity and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century Closet Devotions (Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, ), by Richard Rambuss (page images at HathiTrust) Milton and Jakob Boehme: A Study of German Mysticism in Seventeenth-Century England (), by Margaret Lewis Bailey (multiple formats at ). The formal history of the Church of England is traditionally dated by the Church to the Gregorian mission to England by Augustine of Canterbury in AD As a result of Augustine's mission, and based on the tenets of Christianity, Christianity in England fell under control or authority of the gave him the power to appoint bishops, preserve or change doctrine, and/or grant exceptions.

      Genre/Form: Church history: Additional Physical Format: Online version: James, E.O. (Edwin Oliver), History of Christianity in England. London, New York, Hutchinson's University Library []. Introduction. Research carried out by Brierley Consultancy in the UK, and published in Church Statistics gives an insight into the membership of churches, the number of places of worship and ministers. Data was published for , together with forecasts up to The British Religion in Numbers website has additional data on Christianity in the UK.


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