Conversion Politics And Religion In Engl Hardback

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Conversion Politics And Religion In Engl

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The Reformation was, in many ways, an experiment in conversion. English Protestants urged conversion from popery to the Gospel, from idolatry to the true God, while Catholic polemicists persuaded people away from heresy to Catholic truth, from schism to unity. Michael Questier's meticulous study of conversion is the first to concentrate on this phenomenon from the perspective of individual converts, people who alternated between conformity to and rejection of the pattern of worship established by law. Since religion was a matter of great political importance, this book also investigates the power of the State to compel uniformity, and the success of the Protestant regime in directing dissidents to conform. By discovering how people were exhorted to change religion, how they experienced conversion, and how they faced demands for Protestant conformity, Michael Questier develops a fresh view of the English Reformation.

Conversion Politics And Religion In Engl by Michael C. Questier was published by Cambridge University Press in July 1996 and is our 65647th best seller. The ISBN for Conversion Politics And Religion In Engl is 9780521442145.

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Author / Artist
Book Formathardback
PublisherCambridge University Press (July 1996)
EditorAnthony Fletcher;John Guy;John Morrill
Number of Pages260
Thickness19 mm
Height228 mm
Width152 mm
Product Code1098668
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