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The Resource Richard Baxter's Reformed liturgy : a Puritan alternative to the Book of common prayer, Glen J. Segger

Richard Baxter's Reformed liturgy : a Puritan alternative to the Book of common prayer, Glen J. Segger

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Richard Baxter's Reformed liturgy : a Puritan alternative to the Book of common prayer
Title
Richard Baxter's Reformed liturgy
Title remainder
a Puritan alternative to the Book of common prayer
Statement of responsibility
Glen J. Segger
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The English Civil War and its aftermath was a time of human devastation, political uncertainty and religious instability. Amid the turmoil of those times, however, the Church of England also saw intense liturgical inventiveness. The Directory for Public Worship, Jeremy Taylor's Communion Office, and Richard Baxter's Reformed Liturgy, are all examples of resourceful liturgies born out of the ashes of the English Civil War. The Church of England had not witnessed such liturgical innovation since Thomas Cranmer, and would not see such creativity again until the end of the twentieth century - at least in terms of liturgical texts. In Richard Baxter's Reformation of the Liturgy, Glen J. Segger examines the theology and ecclesiology of Baxter's liturgical opus. While never approved for public use, the Reformed Liturgy remains an important and creative liturgy representative of those who fought for their Puritan convictions, but lost
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Segger, Glen J
Dewey number
264/.059
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BV193.G7
LC item number
S44 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Liturgy, worship, and society series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baxter, Richard
  • Church of England
  • Church of England
  • Liturgics
  • Great Britain
Label
Richard Baxter's Reformed liturgy : a Puritan alternative to the Book of common prayer, Glen J. Segger
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical introduction -- Sunday public worship -- The Lord's Supper -- Baptism -- Pastoral rites -- Appendix : The text of the Reformed liturgy
Control code
000395461
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 282 pages
Isbn
9781409436942
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000395461
  • (OCoLC)875253934
Label
Richard Baxter's Reformed liturgy : a Puritan alternative to the Book of common prayer, Glen J. Segger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical introduction -- Sunday public worship -- The Lord's Supper -- Baptism -- Pastoral rites -- Appendix : The text of the Reformed liturgy
Control code
000395461
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 282 pages
Isbn
9781409436942
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000395461
  • (OCoLC)875253934

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