Letters of the Catholic Poor

Author: Lindsey Earner-Byrne

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


Category: History

Page: 313

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A pioneering new 'history from below' of Irish poverty told through the letters of the Catholic poor in Independent Ireland.

English Catholics and the Education of the Poor, 1847–1902

Author: Eric G Tenbus

Publisher: Routledge


Category: History

Page: 224

View: 488

Filling an important gap in the historiography of Victorian Britain, this book examines the English Catholic Church's efforts during the second half of the nineteenth century to provide elementary education for Catholics.

The Letters and Diaries of John Henry Newman Volume X

Author: Francis J. McGrath, FMS

Publisher: OUP Oxford


Category: Religion

Page: 864

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Newman edges closer to Rome, under attack from many quarters. He steps down as editor of the Lives of the English Saints. Days after completing the Essay on Development, he resigns his fellowship of Oriel College and prepares for reception into the Church of Rome.