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Christ's Living Body. An Examination of Ministry in the Local Church.

By: BAKER, John P.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Coverdale House. 1973.:

Seller ID: 27035


"Written from experience, both success and failure, and a must for all concerned with the life or death of the local church". Pp 221. P/b, slight creasing and scuffing to spine, slight scuffing to lower edge of front cover, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Papal Question.

By: BAYFIELD ROBERTS, George.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd, 1914.:

Seller ID: 41862


The St Paul's Handbooks series. "Bishop Creighton once wrote that Papal jurisdiction is 'the one point' in the Roman controversy, and that 'all Roman arguments resolve themselves into the assertion of the necessity of submission to Papal jurisdiction.' The present volume deals with that one point."(preface). Pp.xx/167, small owner's name to front free endpaper, mild spotting to endpapers. Blue cloth, slight sunning to spine. G+. View more info

The Crisis in the English Church. A Review.

By: BOWEN, Rev.Hon.W.E.:

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London:James Nisbet,1900.:

Seller ID: 4446


Pp.18/282, armorial bookplate of Sir Henry Bellingham to verso front board, endpapers browned,light spotting to prelims. Blue cloth,gilt title to spine. G+. View more info

Steps to the Future. Issues facing the church in the new millennium.

By: BRIERLEY, Dr. Peter.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: Christian Research and Scripture Union. 2000.:

Seller ID: 21364


1st ed. "Examines key aspects of the church's work with children and young people, and begins to identify some of the issues which it needs to address if it is to be effective in its mission". Pp 114. P/b, spine slightly faded. G+. View more info

Beyond the Churches. Facing a Task Unfinished.

By: BRIERLEY, Peter.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Marc Europe, 1984.:

Seller ID: 13316


1st.ed. "Defining the task of evangelism - a survey of unchurch people in England and Wales." Pp. 150. Some sketch maps. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Faiths in Focus in Ipswich and Suffolk

By: CAPEY, Cynthia.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Ipswich: Suffolk College Publishing, 1995. 1898580057:

Seller ID: 24683

ISBN: 1898580057


"Provides an opportunity for Ipswich people to become more informed about their fascinating pluralistic society. Members of religious groups tell their own stories, beliefs and values, practices and customs". Pp.104. Pbk. VG. View more info

The Church That Could Be.

By: EDWARDS, David L.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: SPCK, 2002.:

Seller ID: 28853


1st ed. "The Churches in Britain have to live with society's modern, scientific world-view, which, in practice, means that most people no longer seek guidance from any of the numerous forms of Christianity on offer. The basic reason for this mistrust is that, rightly or wrongly, the churches' message is no longer thought to be true and their opinions are no longer believed to matter...David Edwards addresses these misconceptions...". Pp.184. P/b. VG. View more info

The British Church From The Days Of Cardinal Allen Compiled By The reverend Father paul, O.S.F.C., With Prefaces By The MOst Reverend John McIntyre Archbishop Of 'Odesso' , And The Right Reverend George H. bennett, Bishop Of Aberdeen.

By: FATHER PAUL

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London: Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd. Publishers To The Holy See, 1929 .:

Seller ID: 620


Pp. 32/237. 336 illustrations (including frontispiece), toning to pages, owner's stamps on endpapers and to closed page edges. Green cloth with gilt crest and title to board and spine. Library label attached to spine. Top & tail of spine slightly rubbed. Good View more info

The Secular in the Sacred.

By: FROST, Brian.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Great Yarmouth: Galliard, 1972.:

Seller ID: 36645


"This booklet...is trying to be sensitive to the immense possibilities which local Christians have if they are willing to be both modest and brave, daring and durable...None would deny the difficulties. Indeed, perhaps the fundamental difficulty in looking in a new way at old buildings, and indeed at some new ones, is our understanding of the theology of mission." Pp.44, 4 black & white photos. Pbk. G+. View more info

A Vision for Growth. Why Your Church Doesn't Have to be a Pelican in the Wilderness.

By: GILL, Robin.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: SPCK, 1994.:

Seller ID: 13333


1st.ed. "A broad conclusions of current research in a way that will make sense to christians of all traditions." Pp. 117. 3 b/w illustrations. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Beyond Decline. A Challenge to the Churches.

By: GILL, Robin.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: SCM, 1988.:

Seller ID: 28867


1st.ed. "Perhaps the most obvious thing one can say about the churches in Britain today is that they are declining. The facts are evident. However, responses to that decline vary, and Robin Gill, parish priest and theologian as well as sociologist, has written to challenge some of them." Pp.146. P/b, VG. View more info

The English Church. A New Look.

By: HUNTER, Leslie S.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1966.:

Seller ID: 14607


1st ed." Examination of the Church of England's function in relation to the State and People......as it was in history, as it is today, and as it may be in coming years." Pp 176. Page edges slightly toned. P/b. G+. View more info

The Road to Growth. Towards a Thriving Church.

By: JACKSON, Bob.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing, 2005. 0715140736:

Seller ID: 42411

ISBN: 0715140736


1st edition. "Based on his consultancy experience with churches and dioceses...and further research on the causes of church growth, Bob Jackson's book shows how the Church at parish, diocesan and national level can overturn its old cycle of decline and begin a new cycle of growth." Pp.xiv/250, owner's name to half-title page. Paperback. VG. View more info

England's Churches. Their Rise & Witness.

By: JEFFERSON, H.A.L.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Rockcliff, 1948.:

Seller ID: 11074


1st ed. "In this book a country parson seeks with earnestness and a sincere desire to foster Christian reunion ..." Pp. 16/163, portrait frontis, 8b/w illustns. Ex libris university stamp to fep. Purple cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w withrubbing to spine and chipped edges. G+/G. View more info

The Protestant Churches of Britain. A Plain Man's Guide.

By: KIRBY, Rev. Gilbert.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1963.:

Seller ID: 24091


1st ed. "A guide book rather than an exhaustive study of the various churches......Each denomination has its own particular witness, and makes its own valuable contribution to the Church as a whole". Pp 128, name to verso front cover. P/b, scuff to rear cover, stain to front cover. G+. View more info

A Briton's Birthright.

By: LAMB, Andrew Simon.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: James Nisbet & Co.,1895.:

Seller ID: 28730


1st ed. Pp.102/10(ads), owners details to half-title. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. G+. View more info

Faith in a Risk Taking God.

By: PATEY, Edward.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman & Todd. 1991.:

Seller ID: 19280


1st ed. "Encourages us to stop looking for shallow assurances and frees us to risk exploring the beliefs and experimenting in the practices of our religion". Pp 178. P/b. VG. View more info

Change and the Churches. An anatomy of religion in Britain.

By: PERMAN, David.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: The Bodley Head, 1977.:

Seller ID: 11641


1st ed. This comprehensive survey is an essential guide for all who care that the churches should have a future. Pp. 240, occasional underlining and marks to margins. Grey cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w rubbed with small closed tear to top edge. G+/G. View more info

Ecclesia Anglicana.

By: POLLARD, G.F.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London: Rivingtons, 1930.:

Seller ID: 30835


Portrait of the Church in England. Pp.14/387/2(ads), gift inscription to fep. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. G+. View more info

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The Church and Commonwealth. The Visitation Charges of The Right Rev. George Ridding, D.D. First Bishop of Southwell. Collected and Edited by his wife.

By: RIDDING, George/ RIDDING, Laura(editor).

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London: Edward Arnold, 1906.:

Seller ID: 41359


1st edition. Contents: The Primary Charge: The Church's Efficiency for National Service; The Relations of the Anglican Communion to Other Churches; The Second Charge: The Lincoln Trial; The Third Charge: Church and State; The Fourth Charge: The Ministry Spiritual; The Fifth Charge: Reasonable Service. Pp.xii/331, owner's name to inside front board, toning to endpapers, clean throughout, some pages uncut. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, wear to top and tail of ... View more info