The Contested Appropriation of George Gervase's Martyrdom: European Religious Patronage and the Controversy over the Oath of Allegiance

@article{Kelly2018TheCA,
  title={The Contested Appropriation of George Gervase's Martyrdom: European Religious Patronage and the Controversy over the Oath of Allegiance},
  author={J. Kelly},
  journal={Journal of British Studies},
  year={2018},
  volume={57},
  pages={253 - 274}
}
  • J. Kelly
  • Published 2018
  • Sociology, Political Science
  • Journal of British Studies
Abstract From the beginning of the seventeenth century, Englishmen professed as Benedictine monks in mainland Europe began returning to their homeland. Until that point, the Catholic mission to England had been run by secular clergy and Jesuits, relationships between the two clerical parties growing increasingly troubled over how the Catholic Reformation should be implemented in England. The arrival of the Benedictines saw the offering of a “third way” to England's proscribed Catholics. Yet… Expand
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