Chapter

Reform

Nicholas Hope

in German and Scandinavian Protestantism 1700-1918

Published in print July 1999 | ISBN: 9780198269946
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600647 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198269943.003.0008

Series: Oxford History of the Christian Church

 Reform

Show Summary Details

Preview

Takes up the second theme of part I. Reform is put in the context of diocesan and parish visitation, land and people, propagation of the Gospel and a reformation of manners. Pietism is discussed as a post‐war official programme. The Christian Year in church and home, a new interest in the shape of the liturgy, a development in church architecture from Latin choir to congregational nave, and church music are major topics.

Keywords: Christian year; church architecture; church music; Gospel propagation; land and people; liturgy; pietism; reform; reformation of manners; visitation

Chapter.  15850 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.