By Kenneth Fincham,Nicholas Tyacke
Altars Restored integrates the worlds of theological debate, church politics and govt, and parish perform and trust, that are frequently studied in isolation from each other. It attracts from hitherto mostly untapped assets, significantly the surviving artefactual facts comprising communion tables and rails, fonts, photographs in stained glass, work and plates, and examines the riches of neighborhood parish files -- particularly churchwardens' debts. the result's a richly textured learn of spiritual switch at either neighborhood and nationwide level.
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Altars Restored: The Changing Face of English Religious Worship, 1547-c.1700 by Kenneth Fincham,Nicholas Tyacke