Anglican and Episcopal History

Published quarterly by the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church, Anglican and Episcopal History contains book reviews, society announcements, church reviews, and feature articles.

Articles from Vol. 69, No. 1, March

Age of Iron: Renaissance Tropologies of Love and Power
GALE H. CARRITHERS, JR. AND JAMES D. HARDY, JR. Age of Iron: Renaissance Tropologies of Love and Power. Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1998. Pp. xv + 291, index. $55.00.The thesis of this study, presented in the preface, is...
A History of the University of Cambridge. Volume III: 1750-1870
PETER SEARBY. A History of the University of Cambridge. Volume III: 1750-1870. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. xviii + 797, appendices, bibliography, index. $125.00.This volume is one of four comprising A History of the University of...
Anglo-Catholocism in Antebellum North Carolina: Levi Silliman Ives and the Society of the Holy Cross
He has instituted at Valle Crucis a monastic order...composed of persons bound to him by a vow of celibacy, poverty and obedience....He has given to the members, as their peculiar dress, a black cassock extending from the throat to the ankle....He allows...
A Social Doctrine of the Trinity? A Reappraisal of F. D. Maurice on Eternal Life
IWas the dismissal of F. D. Maurice from his teaching positions at King's College, London, in 1853, in the wake of the publication of his Theological Essays, a significant event in the turbulent history of Anglican Liberalism? It has often been described...
Catholicism in the English Protestant Imagination: Nationalism Religion, and Literature 1600-1745
RAYMOND D. TUMBLESON. Catholicism in the English Protestant Imagination: Nationalism Religion, and Literature 1600-1745. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. ix + 254, introduction, notes, index. $54.95.The period from the Stuart accession...
Frederick Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury: A Life
PETER HINCHLIFF. Frederick Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury: A Life. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1998. Pp. 311, index. $75.00.Only the fact that the Victorian Church was so generously supplied with larger-than-life characters can account for the relegation...
Her Majesty's Texans: Two English Immigrants in Reconstruction Texas
ROBERT J. ROBERTSON. Her Majesty's Texans: Two English Immigrants in Reconstruction Texas. College Station, Texas: Texas A&M University Press, 1998. Pp. xi + 172, bibliography, index. $25.95.Robert J. Robertson, a great grandson of Will Johnson,...
Letter to the Editor
I have been a member of your organization for some years and, as such, have received, and very much enjoyed, Anglican and Episcopal History. This periodical is distinguished by its good writing, sophisticated analyses and, often, its pure entertainment...
Music and Liturgy in an English College Chapel King's College, Cambridge
The English religious establishment is much less visible in the culture than it was, say, fifty years ago. Decline of popular support, increasing religious pluralism spurred significantly by immigration in the second half of the twentieth century, and...
Prayer Book and People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England
JUDITH MALTBY. Prayer Book and People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Pp. ix-xvii + 310, appendices, indices, bibliography. $64.95The story of the Book of Common Prayer has been reiterated so often...
Socialism and Christianity in Early 20th Century America
JACOB H. DORN, ED. Socialism and Christianity in Early 20th Century America. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1998. Pp. xiv + 252, introduction, indices, bibliographic essay. $59.95.Although there have been many studies of the American Social...
Somos Anglicanos
BARBARA BAZLEY. Somos Anglicanos. Iglesia Anglicana de Chile, José Miquel de la Barra 480, ofic 205, Casilla 50675, Santiago, no date. Pp. 283, illustrations, bibliography, index. No price.Picking up and reading Somos Anglicanos is very similar to an...
The Anglican Liturgical Contribution to Ritual Studies
In 1997, Catherine Bell issued a challenge to liturgical scholars: while liturgies had benefited somewhat from the insights of ritual studies, she claimed, few liturgiologists "have yet to suggest how their tradition's history and practices might, in...
The Hymn Tune Index: A Census of English-Language Tunes in Printed Sources from 1535 to 1820
NICHOLAS TEMPERLEY. The Hymn Tune Index: A Census of English-Language Tunes in Printed Sources from 1535 to 1820. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1998. 4 volumes. $550.00.Once again the musical and ecclesiastical worlds are indebted to Nicholas Temperley....
The Protestant Face of Anglicanism
PAUL F.M. ZAHL. The Protestant Face of Anglicanism. Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans, 1998. Pp. viii + 112, appendices. $19.00.Readers who find much that is appealing in Anglican inclusiveness, diversity, and a rich historical tradition will...
Tradition in the Anglican Liturgical Movement 1945-1989*
One of the most striking changes in Anglican thinking about liturgy around the middle of the twentieth century was the dramatically greater authority which came to be ascribed to tradition. Those who had created the Book of Common Prayer in the 1540s...
Visitation Articles and Injunctions of the Early Stuart Church
KENNETH FINCHAM, ED. Visitation Articles and Injunctions of the Early Stuart Church. Volume II. Church of England Record Society, #5. Woodbrige, Suffolk: Boydell Press for the Church of England Record Society, 1998. Pp. xxx + 295, index. $72.00.The church...