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  • Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism

    A Transnational Biographical History

    Edited by Ulrich L. Lehner

    Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism explores, for the first time, the uncharted territory of women’s religious Enlightenment. Each chapter offers a biographical insight into the social and cultural context of female Enlighteners and how Catholic women in Europe used the thought and values of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Being Catholic in the Contemporary Philippines

    Young People Reinterpreting Religion

    By Jayeel Serrano Cornelio

    This book, based on extensive original research, examines the nature of Catholicism in the contemporary Philippines. It shows how Catholicism is apparently flourishing, with good attendance at Sunday Masses, impressive religious processions and flourishing charismatic groups, and with interventions…

    Paperback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion in Contemporary Asia Series

  • The Caroline Divines and the Church of Rome

    A Contribution to Current Ecumenical Dialogue

    By Mark Langham

    In the early seventeenth century, as the vehement aggression of the early Reformation faded, the Church of England was able to draw upon scholars of remarkable ability to present a more thoughtful defence of its position. The Caroline Divines, who flourished under King Charles I, drew upon vast…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • The Wisdom of John Paul II

    The Pope on Life's Most Vital Questions

    Edited by Nick Bakalar, Richard Balkin

    A must for every Catholic bookshelf, this fresh and inspiring book distils the essential thoughts of Pope John Paul II on matters of belief and conscience into one volume. Throughout his more than two decades as the leader of the world's Catholics, John Paul II has spoken both officially and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Highly Respectable and Accomplished Ladies

    Catholic Women Religious in America, 1790-1850

    By Barbara Misner

    Originally published in 1988. This study examines women religious in the American community in the first half of the nineteenth century. The primary aim of this research was to determine who the women were who entered eight religious communities, and whether there was any clear relationship between…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • The Journey to Rome

    Conversion Literature by Nineteenth-Century American Catholics

    By Christine M. Bochen

    This title, first published in 1988, examines accounts of religious conversion contained in the personal narratives of nineteenth-century American coverts to Roman Catholicism. Given their newly acquired status as members of an unpopular religious minority, a number of converts recorded their…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • Piety and Politics

    Catholic Revival and the Generation of 1905-1914 in France

    By Paul M. Cohen

    In this book, first published in 1984, Paul Cohen examines the Catholic revival among the young French intelligentsia prior to the First World War. He explores this intellectual revival by studying that period’s "talas", the Catholic students at the elite Ecole Normale Supérieure, and devotes his…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • The Intellectual Crisis in English Catholicism

    Liberal Catholics, Modernists, and the Vatican in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

    By William J. Schoenl

    This volume, first published in 1982, examines the attempts of English liberal Catholics to reconcile their Church with secular culture and provides an account of the development of liberal Catholicism in England in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This work was written not only…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • Nineteenth-Century European Catholicism

    An Annotated Bibliography of Secondary Works in English

    By Eric C. Hansen

    Included in this bibliography, originally published in 1989, are books, pamphlets, dissertations, and articles from periodicals and collections, published for the most part since 1900, which present Catholic development in the nineteenth-century as its major theme. Each entry is annotated with the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • The Building of an American Catholic Church

    The Episcopacy of John Carroll

    By Joseph Agonito

    Originally published in 1988. The new-found freedom and changing attitudes towards Catholics after the American Revolution presented the Catholic Church with its first real opportunity to prosper in the English speaking "new world". But the Catholic Church could not take advantage of this…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: 19th Century Religion

  • Shame, the Church and the Regulation of Female Sexuality

    By Miryam Clough

    Shame strikes at the heart of human individuals rupturing relationships, extinguishing joy and, at times, provoking conflict and violence. This book explores the idea that shame has historically been, and continues to be, used by an oftentimes patriarchal Christian Church as a mechanism to control…

    Hardback – 2017-06-14
    Routledge
    Gender, Theology and Spirituality

  • Minorities and Reconstructive Coalitions

    The Catholic Question

    By Willie Gin

    As with Muslims today, Catholics were once suspected of being antidemocratic, oppressive of women, and supportive of extremist political violence. By the end of the twentieth century, Catholics were considered normal and sometimes valorized as exemplary citizens. Can other ethnic, racial, and…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

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