A History of the English Parish: The Culture of Religion from Augustine to Victoria

A History of the English Parish: The Culture of Religion from Augustine to Victoria

by N. J. G. Pounds, N. J. Pounds

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521633482
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 03/09/2000
Pages: 619
Product dimensions: 6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.42(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Abbreviations; Part I. The Origins of the Parochial System: 1. Church and parish; 2. Rectors and vicars; 3. The bounds of the parish; 4. The urban parish; Part II. The Functions of the Parish: 5. The parish and its servants; 6. The economics of the parish; 7. The community and the parish; 8. The parish and the church courts; 9. The parish and popular culture; Part III: The Parish and its Church: 10. The parish: its church and churchyard; 11. The fabric of the church: the priest's church; 12. The people's church; Postscript.

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