Anglo-Catholicism


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Anglo-Catholicism

the praetiees in the Anglican communion that hold that Catholicism is inherent in a church whose episcopate is able to traee its line of descent from the apostles and whose faith Catholics agree to be revealed truth. — AngloCatholic, n., adj.
See also: Catholicism
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Noun1.Anglo-Catholicism - a doctrine and practice within the Church of England emphasizing the Catholic tradition
Anglicanism - the faith and doctrine and practice of the Anglican Church
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Anglo-Catholicism

[ˈæŋgləʊkəˈθɒlɪsɪzəm] Nanglocatolicismo m
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Nadal present ed a convincing body of evidence to show that Hepworth's post-war religious belief and practice veered more towards Anglo-Catholicism.
Morris seeks to find a way of broadening the study of the phenomenon variously called High Church, Anglo-Catholicism, and the Anglican Catholic revival, both to discern some of its wider connections with the religious history of Britain, and indeed Europe, and to explore some of its more complex and subtle interactions with other aspects of modern British social and religious history.
The studies address such topics as Anglo-Catholicism in Charlotte Yonge's Anglo-French historical novels, Jules Verne's critique of reconciliation with British colonialism, views of the body and punishment in Victor Hugo and Dickens, and Cesar Daly and Napoleon Didron's (French) views of midcentury Victorian architecture.
Massimo Bacigalupo would agree that the fourth of the Quartets is essentially purgatorial: Eliot's lyrical speakers only seem to gain a glimpse of paradise in "Marina" or Ash Wednesday (117-118), composed shortly after the poet's conversion to Anglo-Catholicism.
Socialism became especially associated with Anglo-Catholicism by the turn of the twentieth century.
A: Wales has a wealth of churches, ranging from Pentecostal congregations where people speak in tongues to Baptist congregations where the guitar amps are turned up to 11, to outposts of Anglo-Catholicism where the air is thick with incense.
All Saints Church had always been considered to be High Church in the Anglican tradition but by 1906 such was the leaning towards Anglo-Catholicism that the Bishop of York put an "Episcopal ban" on the church, which lasted 30 years.
Anglican sisterhoods began to gain popularity in the early part of the century, he says, partly due to the influence of the Oxford Movement and the growth of Anglo-Catholicism within the Church of England.
Ruth also wrote on Anglo-Catholicism, the unusual circumstances surrounding an election in 189091 to the See of Sydney and an article dealing with the highly controversial 'Red Book' case.
These two sections are invaluable and combined with the analysis of Anglo-Catholicism make this a first-rate study which should become essential reading for anyone seeking a real understanding of this great poet and playwright.