Showing posts from June, 2020

All things

"The appointed means of restoring the soul to health": Perceval and Old High Church sacramental vitality

"With a full trust in God's mercy": an Old High Church response to a request for private confession and absolution

One day, three creeds: on the significance of the creeds on feast days

The National Apostasy sermon ... of 1831

"The strange spirit of Erastianism": Perceval on the English Church amidst revolution

"Nature and reason, as well as religion, directs us to do it": Secker on the Litany's petition against sudden death

Against Integralism: the Anglican case for ordered liberty

Generosity and pluralism: why we need the Formularies

"The Christian system of religion and virtue": Secker on the Church as public religion

"Let rational piety be thoroughly established": Secker on superstition and rationalism

'Seldom requested, seldom pronounced': Secker on the special form of absolution in the Visitation of the Sick

On how to celebrate Corpus Christi

"It is a religious duty": the persistence of Old High Church political theology

'The sober ends of religion': Jeremy Taylor against the Weird

'Standing erect in the midst of moral ruin'?