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By Alec Ryrie,Natalie Mears

ISBN-10: 1409426041

ISBN-13: 9781409426042

The Parish Church used to be the first web site of non secular perform through the early glossy interval. This used to be fairly so for the silent majority of the English inhabitants, who conformed outwardly to the successive non secular upheavals of the 16th and 17th centuries. What such public conformity may need intended has attracted much less cognizance - and, mockingly, is typically much less good documented - than the non-conformity or semi-conformity of recusants, church-papists, Puritan conventiclers or separatists. during this quantity, ten major students of early glossy faith discover the adventure of parish worship in England through the Reformation and the century that it. because the individuals argue, parish worship during this interval used to be of severe theological, cultural or even political significance. The volume's key subject matters are the interlocking significance of liturgy, song, the sermon and the parishioners' personal our bodies; the ways that non secular switch used to be acquired, initiated, negotiated, embraced or subverted in neighborhood contexts; and the dialectic among perform and trust which helped to make either so contentious. The members - historians, historic theologians and literary students - via their dedication to an interdisciplinary method of the topic, offer fruitful and revealing insights into this intersection of personal and public worship. This assortment is a sister quantity to Martin and Ryrie (eds), deepest and household Devotion in Early glossy Britain. jointly those volumes concentration and force ahead scholarship at the lived adventure of early glossy faith, because it used to be practised within the 16th and 17th centuries.

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