The Popes and European Revolution

This book describes the change from the Catholic Church of the ancien regime to the church of the early nineteenth century as it affected the institution of the Papacy and through it the Church at large.

The Popes and European Revolution

This book describes the change from the Catholic Church of the ancien regime to the church of the early nineteenth century as it affected the institution of the Papacy and through it the Church at large.

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The Popes and European Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 646
Authors: Owen Chadwick
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book describes the change from the Catholic Church of the ancien regime to the church of the early nineteenth century as it affected the institution of the Papacy and through it the Church at large.
A History of the Popes, 1830-1914
Language: en
Pages: 614
Authors: Owen Chadwick
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Owen Chadwick analyzes the causes and consequences of the end of the historic Papal State, exploring pressures on old Rome from Italy and across Europe, which caused popes to resist the world rather than to try to influence it.
Britain and the Vatican During the Second World War
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Owen Chadwick
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-06-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The British government and its envoy assisted the Allied cause in Italy despite being confined to the Vatican from 1940 to 1944. This text provides new perspectives on the papacy's predicament and the struggle to keep Italy out of the war.
Catholicism and History
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Regius Emeritus Professor of Modern History Owen Chadwick, Owen Chadwick, Emeritus Regius Professor of Modern History Owen Chadwick
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978-06-22 - Publisher: CUP Archive

This important study of how new attitudes and techniques of history affected the Church will interest documentalists and general readers as well as ecclesiastical and general historians.
The Popes and Britain
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Stella Fletcher
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

When the British thought of themselves as a Protestant nation their natural enemy was the pope and they adapted their view of history accordingly. In contrast, Rome's perspective was always considerably wider and its view of Britain was almost invariably positive, especially in comparison to medieval emperors, who made and