By Joseph F. Byrnes
The 115,000 monks on French territory in 1789 belonged to an evolving culture of priesthood. The problem of constructing feel of the Christian culture should be ambitious in any period, yet this used to be very true for these clergymen required on the very starting of 1791 to take an oath of loyalty to the recent government—and thereby settle for the non secular reforms promoted in a brand new Civil structure of the Clergy. greater than part did so in the beginning, and people who have been for this reason consecrated bishops grew to become the recent reliable hierarchy of France. In Priests of the French Revolution, Joseph Byrnes exhibits how those monks and bishops who embraced the Revolution creatively or destructively rejected conventional models of priestly ministry. Their writings, public testimony, and recorded deepest confidences provide the tale of a countrywide Catholic church. this can be a historical past of the non secular attitudes and mental stories underpinning the habit of consultant bishops and monks. Byrnes performs person ideologies opposed to crew motion, and spiritual teachings opposed to political motion, to provide a balanced tale of saints and renegades inside of a Catholic tradition.
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Priests of the French Revolution: Saints and Renegades in a New Political Era by Joseph F. Byrnes