Published January 1988
by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||556|
Nineteenth Century Churches of Texas [Barnes, Lavonia Jenkins] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Nineteenth Century Churches of Texas3/5(1). Get this from a library! The nineteenth-century church and English society. [Frances Knight] -- This is the first study to consider the meaning of Anglicanism for ordinary people in nineteenth-century England. Drawing extensively on unpublished sources, particularly those for rural areas. A thoughtful, well written, and very informative examination of the development of the "auditorium church" in the late nineteenth century, along with some discussion of its decline and eventual resurgence in popularity in the twentieth century. Although the book is an excellent treatment of the subject, it does have, in my estimation, several Cited by: It will be of great interest to all students of nineteenth-century Anglicanism.’ Source: Anglican Theological Review ‘The author argues her premise well and offers fresh insight into Victorian church studies.’ Source: Choice ‘ a rich and exciting book ’. Source: Church Times.
Characteristic of Christianity in the 19th century were Evangelical revivals in some largely Protestant countries and later the effects of modern Biblical scholarship on the churches. Liberal or modernist theology was one consequence of this. In Europe, the Roman Catholic Church strongly opposed liberalism and culture wars launched in Germany, Italy, Belgium and France. Christianity - Christianity - 19th-century efforts: A worldwide movement of evangelical fervour and renewal, noted for its emphasis on personal conversion and missionary expansion, stirred new impulses for Christian unity in the 19th century. The rise of missionary societies and volunteer movements in Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands, and the United States expressed a zeal that fed the. For nearly eighteen centuries, two fundamental spatial plans dominated Christian architecture: the basilica and the central plan. In the s, however, profound socio-economic and technological changes in the United States contributed to the rejection of these traditions and the development of a radically new worship building, the auditorium church.4/5(1). The New Churches Act of , which provided government funding for new churches, especially for the growing industrial towns, began a new wave of Anglican church building. Churches built after the Act were in either classical Glossary Term or Gothic Glossary Term style .
A study of nineteenth century churches in Texas, after Texas became a Republic, establishes the fact, beyond doubt that all the Colonizing groups brought with them a deep sense of religion and were quick to organize congregations, and in time build churches, wherever . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Altholz, Josef Lewis, Churches in the nineteenth century. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill  (OCoLC) This book describes how nineteenth-century decorative encaustic tiles derived from medieval church tiles, how they were made, the designers and manufacturers. Antiques & . The nineteenth century was one of the most fascinating and volatile periods in Christian history. It was during this time that Christianity evolved into a truly global religion, which led to an ever greater variety of ways for Christians to express and profess their faith. Frances Knight addresses the crucial question of how Christianity contributed to individual identity in a context of.