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Insular Christianity: Alternative models of the Church in Britain and Ireland, c.1570–c.1700

Robert Armstrong and Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin

Abstract

This focused collection of essays offers a dynamic new perspective on the evolution of post-reformation religious communities within Britain and Ireland. A wide-ranging comparison of Catholicism and Presbyterianism across the archipelago has not previously been attempted, though telling points of comparison are readily apparent between two communions which aspired to the religious formation of national communities of faith, yet which, periodically or permanently, adapted to the disempowered position of dissident or proscribed faiths. The proposed book, the first volume to be prepared by the “I ... More

Keywords: Catholicism, Presbyterianism, Early Modern, Britain, Ireland, Church

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780719086984
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2013 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719086984.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Robert Armstrong, author

Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin, author

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