Ceremonial, Schools, and Sweated Labour


in Frederick Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury

Published in print January 1998 | ISBN: 9780198263869
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191682667 | DOI:
Ceremonial, Schools, and                         Sweated Labour

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This chapter continues the discussion of Temple’s activities as Bishop of London. The most important of the social issues in which Temple became involved was the London Dock Strike of 1889. His believed that, if religious instruction were to be given within a secular educational system by teachers appointed without any religious test, then it might become ‘such as could hardly be called religious instruction at all’.

Keywords: Frederick Temple; bishop; London Dock Strike

Chapter.  17398 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

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