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The book begins with a social portrait of each of the characteristic forms of religion that flourished in Victorian England, including Anglican, Dissenters, Catholics, Jews, Secularists and the indifferent. It goes on to analyse, making extensive use of oral history, the pervasive and many-sided influence of Christianity before considering the Cited by: Get this from a library! Religion and society in England, [W Reginald Ward]. The generation overshadowed by the French Revolution was the most important generation in the modern history not only of English religion, but of most of the Christian world. For the Revolution altered for ever the terms on which religious establishments, the chief device on which the nations of the West had relied for christianising the people, must work. The decline of the old order in England --The crisis of the old order in England --The defeat of establishment in church and dissent --The new dissent and its problems --The insufficiency of reform --The dénouement I: The attack upon the church and its failure --The dénoument II: The limitations of policy in the church --The dénouement III: Schism.

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