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Reformed sacramental piety in England 1590-1630

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England in the late-Elizabethan and early-Stuart period saw a surge of pastoral writings intended to provide lay-readers with information and advice about sacraments. Using sixty-four such texts from the period 1590-1630, this thesis analyses the conceptions of sacraments offered by cleric-authors to their audience. As a group these works had two structural features in common. First they were concerned to outline the ‘qualities’ of a ‘worthy’ receiver of the Lord’s Supper, foremost amongst...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Balliol College
Department:
Humanities Division - History Faculty
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Publication date:
2013
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
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uuid:4cd35e30-c3dd-4764-a365-d14591e0f279
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ora:7005

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