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Catholic and critical

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/9780198263326.003.0010

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

Catholic and critical

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This chapter discusses new bearings in the Catholic revival in Anglicanism represented by the theological works of Charles Gore, Henry Scott Holland, and the Holy Party. They promoted and encouraged new social thought and action and a form liberal Catholicism as contained in the Essays Catholic and Critical. Despite this, the problem of change and continuity in the Christian Church and in Christian theology remained to be of central concern. This was reflected in renewed interests in John Henry Newman's Lectures on the Prophetical Office.

Keywords: Catholic revival; Anglicanism; Charles Gore; Henry Scott Holland; Holy Party; Essays Catholic and Critical; John Henry Newman; Lectures on the Prophetical Office; Christian Church; Christian theology

Chapter.  12034 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

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