HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Papists and Puritans under Elizabeth I by…
Loading...

Papists and Puritans under Elizabeth I (1967)

by Patrick McGrath

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
20None515,329NoneNone

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

No reviews
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
DEDICATION

To Sara and Veronica
First words
Both the Papists and the Puritans in Elizabethan England have received a great deal of attention from historians, but for the most part the two groups have been considered in isolation from each other and treated as though they had little in common except, perhaps, hostility to the Elizabethan religious settlement.   (Preface)
Under Henry VII and during the first half of the reign of Henry VIII all Englishmen were required to be members of the Church of Rome.   (Chapter 1)
Quotations
Last words
(Click to show. Warning: May contain spoilers.)
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
This book considers both Catholics and Puritans as groups hostile to the Elizabethan religious settlement.   McGrath argues that they have more in common than they would have cared to admit.   It first considers the problem of religious unity in the Elizabethan period as the government attempted to impose uniformity.  The two groups are then considered chronologically, first separately and then compared and contrasted.   The book ends with the Hampton Court Conference 0f 1604 and the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 as useful point at which to conclude the story.   The fortunes of the two groups changes under the Stuarts who follow.

CONTENTS:

Acknowledgments

List of Illustrations

Preface


Chapter 1 The Problem of Church Unity in Elizabethan England.

Chapter 2 The Deviationists

Chapter 3 The Years of Uncertainty 1558-70: The Consolidation of the Church of England

Chapter 4  The Years of Uncertainty 1558-70: The Reactions of the Papists

Chapter 5  The Years of Uncertainty 1558-70: The Rise of Puritan Resistance

Chapter 6 The Gathering Storm in the Fifteen-Seventies: The Catholic Revival 1570-80

Chapter 7  The Gathering Storm in the Fifteen-Seventies: The Progress of Puritanism 1570-80

Chapter 8 The Crisis of the Fifteen-Eighties: The Papist Challenge from Within and Without the Realm

Chapter 9   The Crisis of the Fifteen-Eighties: The Puritan Onslaught

Chapter 10 The Triumph of the Establishment 1590-1603: The Difficulties and Divisions of the Papists

Chapter 11 The Triumph of the Establishment 1590-1603: The Puritans in Disarray

Chapter 12 Epilogue: The Hampton Court Conference and the Gun Powder Plot

Chapter 13. Like and Unlike: Some General Considerations

Appendix 1 Catholic Recusants in 1603

Appendix 2 Puritan Ministers c. 1600-10

Books and Articles

Index
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 pay

Popular covers

Rating

Average: No ratings.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,431,231 books! | Top bar: Always visible