Religious Belief

Hannah More

Hannah More (and philanthropic sociability)

COSSIC Annick
Hannah More, a woman of letters, was a Christian activist and philanthropist. Her sociable life in Britain’s major social centers, London and Bath, enabled her to use her closeness to the bluestocking.
Methodism

Methodism

LABRUNE Pierre
One of the main events in religious history in Britain and colonial America in the eighteenth century was the development of Methodism. That evangelical revival brought about new conceptions of religious sociability and started controversies on the place of individual and collective discipline within the Established Churches in Britain.

A to Z entries

Religious Belief: A to Z entries