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HIST 4241 The English Reformation (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This lecture/discussion course will explore and analyze the developments in church polity, theology, worship, ministry, popular religion, and parish life that occurred in the Church in England from the reign of Henry VIII to the restoration of the monarchy following the English Civil Wars. A major objective is to understand the English religious experience as a lengthy process of multiple "reformations" that continued well into the seventeenth century. In sum, how the English became Anglicans.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Thomas Buckley, SJ

Prerequisites: History Core.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17