Lest We Be Damned : Practical Innovation and Lived Experience Among Catholics in Protestant England, 1559-1642Faculty Authored Books
DescriptionThrough compelling personal stories and in rich detail, McClain reveals the give-and-take interaction between the institutional church in Rome and the needs of believers and the hands-on clergy who provided their pastoral care within England. In doing so, she illuminates larger issues of how believers and low-level clergy push the limits of official orthodoxy in order to meet devotional needs.
Citation InformationLisa McClain. Lest We Be Damned : Practical Innovation and Lived Experience Among Catholics in Protestant England, 1559-1642. New York(2004)
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