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... evangelicalism was influenced by the spirit of the age – or two spirits of the long era during which evangelicalism was a dominant force: the enlightenment and romanticism. in Methodism: Empire of the Spirit (2005) david hempton ...

Author: Ms Mary Riso

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9781472446961

Category: Religion

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A good death was as central to Methodism as conversion and holiness. Based on an analysis of 1,200 obituaries, this book contributes to an understanding not only of death but of the history of Methodist and evangelical Nonconformist piety, theology, social background and literary expression in mid-nineteenth-century England, and focuses on the tension in Nonconformist allegiance to both worldly and spiritual matters.
2015-09-28 By Ms Mary Riso

And if it is true , as it certainly is , that the spirit of liberality and tolerance , of respect not only for personal freedom but for racial individuality , is essential to the preservation of the Empire , it is equally true that that ...

Author: Ewen Green

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000560350

Category: Philosophy

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First published in 2004. This 6 volume set focuses on the influential economic and political commentators who saw weaknesses in the infrastructure of the British Empire at the turn of the twentieth century. Dubbed Idealists of Empire, they saw that the British Empire seemed to have no governing principles, no structure and no guiding ideals. Sir John Seeley's famous quote of 1883 sums up this view: 'we seem to have conquered and peopled half the world in a fit of absence of mind'. The mission of the idealists was to find an Imperial solution to this problem. The idealists of Empire documented their findings as they looked more systematically at the Empire's external challenges and internal workings, in terms of politics, economics and strategy. The texts published in this collection represent their most important contributions to the early twentieth-century debate on the fate of the Empire. Volume 6 includes The Nation and the Empire (1913).
2021-12-17 By Ewen Green

Acts 17:16 Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry. This Pompeiian experience can help us to understand the reasons for the collapse of the Roman Empire.

Author: Paul W. Saunders

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781483685861

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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The title of this book indicates that the topic of discussion will be promiscuity and thus sin. Rather than dealing expressly with sin, its aim is to cover promiscuity from many viewpoints. It begins with the effect of promiscuity on empires and its contribution to their decline. It then compares modern Western civilization and morals of our time with those of previously collapsed civilizations. It then looks at the effect upon our individuality, especially the effect upon our body, and also demonstrates how our moral behaviour spills back into society. The book ventures into the most difficult areas of all, that is our mind and our soul. Finally, it attempts to offer practical advice on how to live a moral life.
2013-09-26 By Paul W. Saunders

There was now renewed interest in the relationship between Church and empire. In the spirit of the letter of Pope Gelasius I to the Emperor Anastasius in 494, the Popes had issued decretals with general applica— tion.

Author: Peter Stein

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781139427876

Category: History

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This is a short and succinct summary of the unique position of Roman law in European culture by one of the world's leading legal historians. Peter Stein's masterly study assesses the impact of Roman law in the ancient world, and its continued unifying influence throughout medieval and modern Europe. Roman Law in European History is unparalleled in lucidity and authority, and should prove of enormous utility for teachers and students (at all levels) of legal history, comparative law and European Studies. Award-winning on its appearance in German translation, this English rendition of a magisterial work of interpretive synthesis is an invaluable contribution to the understanding of perhaps the most important European legal tradition of all.
1999-05-13 By Peter Stein

Haykin's Empire of the Holy Spirit covers a rich cluster of subjects on the Holy Spirit from various biblical, historical, and theological perspectives.

Author: Michael A. G. Haykin

Publisher: Borderstone Press, LLC

ISBN: 0984228470

Category: Religion

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Haykin's Empire of the Holy Spirit covers a rich cluster of subjects on the Holy Spirit from various biblical, historical, and theological perspectives. Whether speaking about the Spirit's role in sanctification, in revival, in the Great Commission, in the exercise of genuine success, or in promoting Christian unity, Haykin's thoughts, tethered to Scripture, offer an exciting read. - Publisher.

The latter the shores of Sicily and of Africa , squadrons of fast- were attacked with spirit , and a sudden ... although nominally vassals of the Greek and Rome with subjection to the doctrines of the Empire , were really independent .

Author: Edmund Ollier

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ISBN: UCAL:$C16106

Category: History

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1895 By Edmund Ollier

These principles he supposed to be embodied in actually existing beings, attended by their ministering spirits; the good he called Ormus, and the bad, Ahriman. The empire of the good spirit he supposed to be especially set forth ...

Author: Robert Isaac Wilberforce

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 9781532617430

Category: Religion

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This edition was originally reprinted in 1899 with a few notes concerning Assyrian history.
2017-01-30 By Robert Isaac Wilberforce

The power during Christendom became the military power of the empire. gifts of the spirit were confined to the clergy and became a matter of study. nevertheless, in these last decades of Christianity, the new Apostolic Paradigm, ...

Author: Augusto Rodriguez

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 9781610974691

Category: Religion

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In this book Augusto Rodr'guez provides a historical survey of the different paradigms of Christianity in order to understand how and why the church has changed her concept of being the church and of mission. This book will help in understanding how the different paradigms of Christianity, throughout history, have changed the church's self-understanding of being the church and of mission. Rodr'guez's aim is to provide an opportunity for Christians to see the different paradigms the church has gone through and understand the present situation of the church in order to live out as fully as possible the New Testament understanding of its mission and better accomplish the task.
2012-02-01 By Augusto Rodriguez

The conversion of spirit strengthened by the destruction the Roman empire easily explicable , of the power of the aristocracy , 244 , 418. Review of the religious policy 245. History of the influence of of Rome , 423.

Author: William Edward Hartpole Lecky

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ISBN: UCM:5324969525

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The Russians , while lacking the adventurous spirit of the Spanish or the English with ... The imperial idea of Muscovy as the " Third Rome , " the final heir to the Roman empire and Byzantium , with its mission to rule over smaller and ...

Author: Michael Rywkin

Publisher: M.E. Sharpe

ISBN: 1563242370

Category: Social Science

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This volume gives an overview of the regional, ethnic and political structure of the Soviet empire from its establishment through its ultimate disintegration. It provides a corrective to the Russocentrism and Great Power bias that has marked most studies of the Soviet Union.
1994 By Michael Rywkin