churches in Britain. by Williams, Alwyn Terrell Petre Bishop of Durham

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SeriesOxford pamphlets on home affairs -- no. H.8
LC ClassificationsBR759 W56
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Number of Pages31
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Contents include The Beginnings of the Church in Britain; The Consolidation and Unification of the English Church; The Church in Medieval England; The English Reformation; The National Church; Nonconformity and the Churches in England; Roman Catholicism Since the Reformation; Anglicanism.

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church. Peter Brierley, probably Britain's foremost collator of religious statistics, has conducted a number of nation-wide censuses and surveys of church attendance in England, Wales and Scotland.

As in the Census. the data come from clergy estimates of how many people come into their churches on a particular Sunday. The English Church Census was carried out by Christian Research on 8 May with the participation of 18, churches - half of the total of 37, known churches in England originally contacted.

Statistics and figures below are therefore based on information supplied by churches on attendance figures for all services on May   “Some churches in some regions are declining, but substantial and sustained church growth has also taken place across Britain over the last 30 years.” [xvi] Peter Brierley demonstrates that there are exactly the same number of denominations “with more t members inwhich have decreased between and by, say.

The book consists of fourteen detailed case studies that look at various examples of growth across a wide spectrum of churches in the four nations of Britain. A good proportion of the researchers are professional researchers and others are astute and knowledgeable observers of the church.

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The signs are good, but still the Black Church in Britain is more in potential than actualisation mode, politically speaking.Churches in Anglo-Saxon Britain were used for education as well as religion. Church officials carried out other tasks too, including advising the king and overseeing Church estates.

Several fairly complete Anglo-Saxon churches can still be seen today in Britain, notably the 9th century Greensted Church .

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