Exiles and Activists: A Comparison of the Counter-Reformation in Wales and Norway

@inproceedings{JanuaryMcCann2020ExilesAA,
  title={Exiles and Activists: A Comparison of the Counter-Reformation in Wales and Norway},
  author={James January-McCann},
  year={2020}
}
James January-McCann takes a comparative view of efforts made to keep Wales and Norway Catholic during the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. The role of the seminaries in preparing clergy and books in exile for the mission is discussed, and particular emphasis is placed on the use of the Welsh language as a missionary medium. In doing so, he seeks to explain the relative success of the Welsh Counter-Reformation with reference to Norwegian parallels, and to add to the relatively sparse… Expand