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By Bruce Kaye

ISBN-10: 0521618665

ISBN-13: 9780521618663

ISBN-10: 0521853451

ISBN-13: 9780521853453

what's the nature of worldwide Anglicanism in a postcolonial, international age? With speak of fragmentation always within the media, what does it suggest to be 'Anglican'? This booklet provides Anglicanism as a talk over the years among a neighborhood of individuals held jointly through units of practices and ideology. the 1st half describes the emergence of Anglicanism and its foundations in older Christian traditions. the second one seems to be at Anglican practices in the framework of fixing understandings of undertaking, and makes a speciality of liturgy, styles of engagement with others, company and tool within the church, and ministerial places of work. There are separate chapters at the ordination of ladies and homosexuality within the public lifetime of the church. The 3rd half, on ideals, addresses the crucial query of data and authority in Anglicanism, in addition to ecclesiology, the character of the church itself. a last bankruptcy appears to be like to the future.

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