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Sydney Anglicans and the Threat to World Anglicanism: The Sydney Experiment

Porter, Muriel (2011) Sydney Anglicans and the Threat to World Anglicanism: The Sydney Experiment. Ashgate Publishing Ltd, Farnham . 190pp. ISBN 9781409420293

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Abstract

Sydney Anglicans, always ultra-conservative in terms of liturgy, theology and personal morality, have increasingly modelled themselves on sixteenth century English Puritanism. Over the past few decades, they have added radical congregationalism to the mix. Under Archbishop Peter Jensen they have become prominent in the leadership of the global movement that is threatening worldwide Anglican unity. Porter unpacks how Australia's largest diocese developed its ideological fervour and explores the impact it is having both in Australia and the Anglican Communion.

Item Type: Books / Monographs
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords (separated by commas): Sydney Anglicans, Threat, World Anglicanism
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Strategic Basic Research
Subject Area(s): B - Biblical Studies, general
Association with University of Divinity: TRC: Trinity College
Depositing User: Dr Suman Kashyap
Date Deposited: 24 Jul 2017 13:16
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2017 13:16
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2631

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