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The Oxford Movement, and the Revival of Ancient Hymnody

J. R. Watson

in The English Hymn

Published in print August 1999 | ISBN: 9780198270027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600784 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/019827002X.003.0014
 The Oxford Movement, and the Revival of Ancient Hymnody

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Reviews the poetry of the Oxford Movement, John Henry Newman and his followers. Also discusses the Roman Catholic Hymnody, John Mason Neale and the translation of Greek and Latin hymns.

Keywords: Caswall; Faber; Neale; Newman; Oxford Movement; Roman Catholic hymnody; Tractarianism; Translation

Chapter.  11802 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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