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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
56 words

The Christian Church which is ‘by law established’ in England. The Church of England is a consequence of the Reformation, ...

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
Length:
1,118 words

In 1750, the position of the Church of England in British society was not entirely secure. The Toleration Act ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
History, Local and Family History
Length:
74 words

The Church of England was created by a series of Acts of Parliament between 1529 and 1559. Most of ...

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World Encyclopedia

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
321 words

Christian Church in England, established by law in the 16th century. During the reign of King Henry VIII, a ...

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The Oxford Companion to Local and Family History (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
History, Local and Family History
Length:
465 words

The Church of England was created by a series of Acts of Parliament between 1529 and 1559 (see Reformation...

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The New Oxford Companion to Law

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Law
Length:
257 words

The Church of England's unique status arises by virtue of the fact that it is the established church. Establishment is ...

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Robert Newsom

Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
793 words

The established Church of England (officially ‘Protestant’ after 1689, though even in Dickens's day some members objected to the ...

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The Oxford Companion to the Brontes

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Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Literature, Literary studies (19th century)
Length:
1,092 words

the Church to which Revd Patrick Brontë and his family belonged. The immediate reason for establishing a Church separate from Rome in ...

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