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Christian ideals in British culture : stories of belief in the twentieth century

Author: David Nash
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text offers a challenge to conventional histories of secularisation by focusing upon the importance of central religious narratives. These narratives are changed significantly over time, but also to have been invested with importance and meaning by religious individuals and organisations as well as by secular ones.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Nash
ISBN: 0230572650 9780230572652
OCLC Number: 825047290
Description: ix, 257 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Restoring the balance --
religious stories and the secular world --
Pilgrims, seekers, samaritans and saviours --
Saved and transfigured selves --
salvation, old and new --
'Marching as to war' --
soldiers and warriors: 'just' and 'unjust' wars --
'At the going down of the sun' --
collective loss and collective remembrance --
'Our way to eternal joy is to suffer here with Christ' --
sickness, pain and dying --
Moments and reactions --
religious and secular episodes --
'And men were saved in a way they are not now' --
Anglican decline stories and the myth of the religious golden age.
Responsibility: David Nash.
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