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Introduction: People, Places, and Theology

Ian J. Shaw

in High Calvinists in Action

Published in print February 2003 | ISBN: 9780199250776
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600739 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199250774.003.0001
Introduction: People, Places, and Theology

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Opens up the key issues to be covered in the book, which explores the interface between religion and society. The significance of the Manchester and London contexts is established, as is the importance of including theological perspective alongside the study of people and places. In the following chapters, high and evangelical Calvinism will be studied in these urban locations to show how wider social contexts shaped theological perspectives and practical outcomes.

Keywords: evangelical Calvinism; high Calvinism; London; Manchester; urban

Chapter.  3728 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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