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Religion and Political Culture in Britain and Ireland: From the Glorious Revolution to the Decline of Empire
The main theme of this book is religion and identity - not only national identity, but also regional and local identities. David Hempton penetrates to the heart of vigorous religious and politicalExpand
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Religion of the People: Methodism and Popular Religion 1750-1900
Preface Part I 1. 'Motives, Methods and Margins': A Comparative Study of Methodist Growth in the North Atlantic World, 1770-1850 2. Methodism in Irish Society, 1770-1830 3. Popular Religion in ModernExpand
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Methodism: Empire of the Spirit
The emergence of Methodism was arguably the most significant transformation of Protestant Christianity since the Reformation. This book explores the rise of Methodism from its unpromising origins asExpand
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Methodism and politics in British society, 1750-1850
1. Introduction 2. The Wesleyan Heritage 3. The 1790s: A Decade of Crises 4. Conservatism Through Conflict, 1800-20 5. Roman Catholic Emancipation, 1790-1830 6. Educational Politics
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Religion and Political Culture in Britain and Ireland
It is widely acknowledged that religion has been at the heart of the shaping of political culture in the British Isles since the Reformation; but what were the central components of that culture, howExpand
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Methodism in Irish Society, 1770–1830
JOHN WALKER, sometime fellow of Trinity College Dublin and arch-critic of everyone's religious opinions but his own, wrote his Expostulatory Address to the Methodists in Ireland during one of theExpand
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