The Church in Victorian Scotland, 1843-1874 Hardback
by Andrew L. Drummond; James Bulloch;
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The Church in Victorian Scotland, 1843-1874
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Rival and apparently more vigorous Presbyterian Churches 'competed with the Church of Scotland, which now lost its responsibility for social welfare and education and was deprived of State support to cope with the new industrial areas. Yet its remaining contacts with the deprived classes and a more open-minded outlook enabled it to recover from the disaster of 1843. This book is not written from a narrowly denominational standpoint, but deals with beliefs and standards in society at large, believing and unbelieving. Events and thought in this highly important period did much to shape the Scottish Church and nation in the twentieth century. Previously, the age has been uncritically seen as one when Scotland was Calvinistic in outlook, church-going, sabbatarian, strict in - morals, and unquestioning in faith. The facts were not so, as the authors demonstrate in this pioneering study.
The Church in Victorian Scotland, 1843-1874 by Andrew L. Drummond; James Bulloch was published by St Andrew Press in February 1975. The ISBN for The Church in Victorian Scotland, 1843-1874 is 9780715202432.
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|Page last updated||18th August 2012|
|Author / Artist||Andrew L. Drummond; James Bulloch|
|Publisher||St Andrew Press (February 1975)|
|Number of Pages||344|