The twenty-three essays in this collection provide a complete overview of Christianity in Ireland from the earliest patrician times to the troubled days of today's church. Written in accessible language by specialists these present the best modern scholarship on topics including: early Irish monasticism, lay female piety in medieval Ireland, the reformation, religious wars, the Presbyterian Church, Irish Methodism, the Church after the Famine, Northern Ireland and the post-Vatican II ecumenical journey, and the state of the ...

Christianity in Ireland 2003, Columba Press (IE), Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9781856073509