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    Anglicanism is one of the many branches within Christianity that is tied together by similar beliefs, features of worship and church structure. Christianity is a religion which incorporates a range of denominations and faith groups, including Anglicanism; a tradition joined to Christianity consisting of ‘The Church of England’, which claims to be both reformed and Catholic following parallel beliefs to Christianity, which are evident throughout its worships and church services. The Church of England operates openly and independently around the world, however, with them all following and accepting the creed statement: ‘…a fellowship within One, Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church of those duly constituted dioceses, provinces or regional Churches…

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    influence over the entirety of Europe, allowing new movements influenced by the reformation to emerge. The most influential of these movements were the Calvinism, Anglicanism and militant reformed Catholicism. During the period of the reformation, war and rebellion were commonplace in Europe. Of the aforementioned movements, Calvinism most encouraged war and rebellion. Like Lutheranism, Austine heavily influenced Calvinism. Calvinist Philip Mornay, altered Augustinian just war theory to…

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    Puritanism Vs Anglicanism

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    The histories of Anglicanism and Puritanism are significant. It is important that we learn about them, and how they have come into existence. Although the bases of these two religious views are the same, they differ in many beliefs. They are both renditions of Catholicism and Protestantism; Anglicanism is a spin-off of Protestant Catholicism, and Puritanism is a spin-off of Anglicanism. Both are belief systems that are branches of Catholicism, which is a branch of Christianity. To sum it all up,…

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    most important books to emerge during this period as far as christianity were the translated Bibles. Erasmus was one of the most prominent scholars involved in translating the Bible to vernacular. He also wrote books on Christian humanism and a book called “Education of a christian prince” about how to exercise “absolute rule over free and willing subjects”. (Brotton 53-54) Within Protestantism the Clergy held no distinction from the laity and some places, like england; overturned the pre…

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    Catholic Church Women

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    as men. They are trying to turn away from the sexist hierarchy because, “male domination is not the way God instituted creation, but the way sin deformed it (Poindexter 148). God created man and women as equals, Adam and Eve were given the same rules and restrictions, it was humans that caused gender roles to become a large issue. Women were not created in order to be less than men, and are now able to demonstrate this equality within their faith. The Anglican Church accepts that priests do not…

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    government tasks were carried out was largely influenced by the fact that the Church had great influence on State matters. Political leaders had to consult with Church leaders before taking actions that might affect the activities of the Roman Catholic Church. It was a great stumbling block to the political system, since political leaders who wanted to run things differently could not manage without involving the Church leaders. The dominance of Roman Catholicism in the early American society…

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    Henry VIII was a critical figure in the development of Anglicanism. However, Anglicanism in England was, to an extent, in existence prior to his time. There were several contributing factors to the creation of Anglicanism as a religion, and despite his role, Henry VIII should not be regarded as the founder of Anglicanism. The term ‘Anglican’ derives from the Latin word, ‘anglicanus,’ which means ‘English;’ it was used to distinguish a faith from Roman Catholicism . The origins of Anglicanism as…

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    All through Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1897), the use of the well known catholic symbols are used for protection from the anti-Christ. Catholic symbols like the rosary, the cross, prayer ritual, and the Holy Communion Host are used for protection to overcoming the evil Count Dracula. Stoker places Catholic symbols to defend and fight the evil of Count Dracula. From the beginning of Dracula, these symbols are used to say that Protestant modernity alone will not get you through life’s struggles.…

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    Philosophies of The Enlightenment Era created religious freedom in America. By creating this religious freedom they influenced the founding fathers that establish America. Making the church separate from the state, people have the freedom to practice their desired religions. Also this allows others from other countries to move here and practice their religion without fear of being harassed. So by colonies reshaping their religious outlooks in The Enlightenment Era, this allowed all people to be…

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    What are you beliefs on female ordination? And why? Catholic Church should progress to including women in the clergy. I do support female ordination in the Catholic Church for these 3 reasons.One, females are just as competent and able to perform the duties of the clergy as males are. Also females make up 50% of a population so it makes sense that females also take part in this profession. Finally, we 're happy to have Female doctors, lawyers, dentists, astronauts, so there is no reason why we…

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