Worship and Theology in England, Volume IV: From Newman to Martineau

Worship and Theology in England, Volume IV: From Newman to Martineau

by Horton Davies


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Worship and Theology in England, Volume IV: From Newman to Martineau by Horton Davies

In a rich survey encompassing music, art, literature, and architecture, Professor Davies studies the revolution in religious thought and worship in England during the Victorian era. One main trend, the return to conservatism, is revealed in the renascence of Roman Catholic worship, the Oxford Movement, and the search for traditional architecture and liturgy. This impetus was balanced by the drive toward innovation, through the Social Gospel, the Church's confrontation with science, and the new forms of worship sought by the Baptists, Congregationalists, and others. This is the fourth in a five-volume series.

Originally published in 1962.

The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691625515
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Princeton Legacy Library Series , #4
Pages: 414
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • Acknowledgments, pg. v
  • Contents, pg. vii
  • Illustrations, pg. xi
  • Introduction, pg. 1
  • I. The Renascence of Roman Catholic Worship: Winter and the "Second Spring", pg. 15
  • II. Ecclesiastical Architecture: from Grecian to Gothic, pg. 42
  • III. Liturgical Renewal in the English Free Churches: A Survey, pg. 65
  • IV. Presbyterian Worship, Scottish and English, pg. 90
  • V. The Catholic Trend of Anglican Worship: The “Ritualistic” Controversy and the Religious Communities, pg. 114
  • VI. New Forms of Primitivism, pg. 139
  • VII. Faith Grappling with Doubt: The Theological Revolution, pg. 173
  • VIII. The Liturgical Pioneers of the Older Dissent: Baptists and Congregationalists, pg. 212
  • IX. The Newer Dissent: Methodism and Unitarianism, pg. 244
  • X. The Power of the Victorian Pulpit, pg. 282
  • Bibliography, pg. 349
  • Index, pg. 367

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