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Briggs, John H. Y.

Overview
Works: 27 works in 62 publications in 3 languages and 1,542 library holdings
Genres: History  Chronology‡vCharts, diagrams, etc  Dictionaries  Biography  Sources  Church history  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: BX6.5, 270
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Most widely held works about John H. Y Briggs
 
Most widely held works by John H. Y Briggs
Crime and punishment in England : an introductory history by John H. Y Briggs( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory text on the social history of crime, deviancy and criminal behaviour from 1100 to the present day
Introduction to the history of Christianity by Tim Dowley( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Combining the accuracy and readability of the first edition of this highly acclaimed text, Dowley has enhanced the second edition with new contributions from Pheme Perkins on 'The Thought-World of Early Christianity' and Richard Burridge on 'Jesus and the Gospels' as well as updated and revised contributions from Ward Gasque, Richard Pierard, John H.Y. Briggs, and more. With many new photographs, illustrations, maps, charts, and timelines, the inviting new full-color format tells the dramatic, intriguing, and often surprising story of Christians in their 2000-year journey to the present day. This textbook can be purchased individually or as part of a course pack which includes the Study Companion. Authoritative content, comprehensive scope, arresting four-color illustration, and innovative learning aids, now in multiple formats for complete versatility. Also available as an Inkling Interactive Textbook: the full content of the textbook PLUS!"--Publisher description
The Sunday school movement : studies in the growth and decline of Sunday schools( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the ecumenical movement by World Council of Churches( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faith heritage and witness( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bible, church and world( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newcastle under Lyme, 1173-1973( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulpit and people : studies in eighteenth century Baptist life and thought( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighteenth century was a crucial time in Baptist history. The denomination had its roots in seventeenth-century English Puritanism and Separatism and the persecution of the Stuart kings, with only a limited measure of freedom after 1689. Worse, however, was to follow for with toleration came doctrinal conflict, a move away from central Christian understandings and a loss of evangelistic urgency. Both spiritual and numerical decline ensued, to the extent that the denomination was virtually reborn as rather belatedly it came to benefit from the Evangelical Revival which brought new life to both Arminian and Calvinistic Baptists. It has, however, been strongly argued that those who were associated with Bristol College had a continuous tradition of Evangelical Calvinism and that the General Baptists of the South Midlands and the Home Counties, owing as much to the legacy of the Lollards as to Dutch Anabaptism, did not succumb to heterodoxy. The papers in this volume therefore study a denomination in transition, and relate to theology, their views of the church and its mission, Baptist spirituality, and engagement with radical politics
Baptists together : papers published in memory of W.M.S. West, JP, MA, DTheol, Hon LLD 1922-1999( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Churchill China : great British potters since 1795 : Broadhurst, Bridgwood, Myott Meakin, Crown Clarence, Queen's Fine Bone China by Rodney Hampson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring Baptist origins( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protestant nonconformist texts by John Munsey Turner( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last of four volumes illustrating the origins, politics, theologies, worship and socio-political aspects of the several nonconformist traditions of England and Wales
A history of the ecumenical movement by Ruth Rouse( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of European Baptist life and thought( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aim of this volume is twofold. First, it is to provide European Baptists with a useful reference work concerning their own heritage, their common fund of essential belief and understanding, but also the diversity of practice amongst them. Secondly, it aims to identify these issues for the benefit of those who want to know what Baptists believe and why they hold their distinctive beliefs, what, in fact, makes Baptists tick. Themes running through this collection of articles include ecclesiology, worship and liturgy, diaconal services, all aspects of theology, mission, ethics, history and heritage, Baptist organizations, and ecumenical relations. There are also articles on Baptist witness, past and present, in every nation represented within the European Baptist Federation. - Back cover
A history of Longton by J. H. Y Briggs( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two congregational denominations : Baptist and pædobaptist by John H. Y Briggs( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom and the powers : perspectives from Baptist history marking the 400th anniversary of Thomas Helwys' The mystery of iniquity by John H. Y Briggs( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the ecumenical movement by Ruth Rouse( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 2 (1948-1968) first appeared in 1970. It covers the history of the World Council of Churches from its first assembly at Amsterdam to its fourth assembly at Uppsala, Sweden; analyzes the development of regional ecumenical organizations; and recounts the impact of the Second Vatican Council on the ecumenical witness of the Roman Catholic Church
Freedom : a Baptist view by John H. Y Briggs( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and punishment in England, 1100-1990 : an introductory history( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Crime and punishment in England : an introductory history
Alternative Names
Briggs, J. H. Y.

Briggs, J. H. Y. 1938-

Briggs, J. H. Y. (John H. Y.)

Briggs, J. H. Y. (John H. Y.), 1938-

Briggs, John 1938-

Briggs John H. Y. 1938-....

Briggs, John Henry York 1938-

John Briggs American academic

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Introduction to the history of ChristianityThe Sunday school movement : studies in the growth and decline of Sunday schoolsA history of the ecumenical movementPulpit and people : studies in eighteenth century Baptist life and thoughtProtestant nonconformist textsA dictionary of European Baptist life and thoughtCrime and punishment in England, 1100-1990 : an introductory history