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with recent trends in the sociology of religion, particularly several recent adaptations of theories of “the religious field.” The theory of the religious field contains several elements which might allow historians to frame long-term histories—and it provides a potential meta-language in which

In: Church History and Religious Culture

adaptation of a Latin argumentative form that More deemed most suitable for his purpose of refuting heresy. Duffy suggests that More’s text should be read as a conscious polemical construction that employs the technique of learned debate, referring at length to the arguments of the opponents and disproving

In: Church History and Religious Culture

from the long chapter 2, might be one of the main reasons why and how the Chapter managed to survive several turbulent episodes. As such, survival of institutions due to adjustment and adaptation to changing circumstances and requirements, has often occurred. At one end of the spectrum, one may think

In: Church History and Religious Culture

adaptation of the term. 30 Counterintuitively, the many attempts to nuance, distinguish, or (on the other hand) connect different aspects and regional dynamics of reform and Reformation thus also have the unintended consequence of reinforcing older perspectives—especially outside of the specialized research

In: Church History and Religious Culture

The Lay Folks’ Catechism was produced, Simmons and Nolloth identified a specifically “Wycliffite adaptation” of the catechism (Lambeth Palace Ms 408), which is produced in their EETS edition in parallel with their example of the orthodox and in their terms “original” text described as “Archbishop

In: Church History and Religious Culture

transmission in the form of devotional texts in religious miscellanies and anthologies, chiefly the works of Richard Rolle or adaptations of them. Throughout, I explore how Bourdieu’s concept of the religious field can inform our understanding of the relationship between these different mechanisms of religious

In: Church History and Religious Culture

Coornhert’s role in introducing sixteenth-century spiritualism into seventeenth-century Dutch culture and thought. For, in adopting key concepts of spiritualism Coornhert also made crucial adaptations , the most striking of which is exactly the aforementioned equation of the spiritualist “inner light” with

In: Church History and Religious Culture

, temporarily muted men of great intellect and influence, and incorporated men of illustrious names into an institution that expected their labour to be given on behalf of the pope and ecclesiastical unity. The acknowledgement of hierarchy, humility, and silent adaptation that the rituals demanded from the new

In: A Companion to the Early Modern Cardinal

do enable us to place the Jesuits’ adaptations to the cultural universe of the natives within their original ideological context. What was the symbolic and spiritual context in which they described their developing work of evangelization among the nomadic Algonquians in the 1640s? How do the Jesuits

In: Journal of Jesuit Studies

movie. This title is identical to the 1971 film by the Japanese director Masahiro Shinoda (b.1931). Both movies are adaptations of a novel, Chinmoku (“Silence” in Japanese) (New York: Taplinger, 1969), by the Catholic writer Shûsaku Endô (1923–96) who was also a co-writer of Chinmoku ’s screenplay

In: Journal of Jesuit Studies