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Introduction

Geoffrey Rowell

in The Vision Glorious

Published in print November 1991 | ISBN: 9780198263326
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191682476 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263326.003.0001

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

Introduction

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This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the personalities and the themes of the Catholic revival in Anglicanism in England. This book examines the contribution of the major Oxford Movement leaders and their successors in what became a Catholic revival which transformed the face of Anglicanism by recalling its roots in the Scripture and Tradition. These personalities include John Keble, John Henry Newman, John Mason Neale, and Edward King.

Keywords: Catholic revival; Anglicanism; England; Oxford Movement; John Keble; John Henry Newman; John Mason Neale; Edward King

Chapter.  8747 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

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