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Douglas Dales

Full Name: Douglas Dales
Number of Works: 10
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ISBN: 0227173414, 9780227173411
Keywords: anglo, saxon, britain, celtic, theology, isles, mission, light
Pages: 188
Published: 2010

In AD 597, St Augustine arrived at Canterbury to preach the gospel to the heathen English, and in 1997 the fourteen hundredth anniversary of his coming was celebrated by millions of English-speaking Christians around the world. The history of the evangelisation of England and of the Anglo-Saxons' subsequent missionary expeditions elsewhere is well known, but what has been lacking has been a study of the theological perspective of the early English Church. Now Douglas Dales has provided just such a work. Priest, historian and theologian, he is well equipped to explore the minds and deeds of the
ISBN: 071882704X, 9780718827045
Keywords: dunstan
Pages: 207
Published: 1988
ISBN: 080910542X, 9780809105427
Keywords: saxon, prayer, anglo, treasury, golden, blossom, christ
Pages: 192
Published: 2001

This anthology of Anglo-Saxon prayer and spiritual writing, much of it never before translated, makes accessible a rich treasury of Christian theology that was developed in England over a period of four hundred years. Douglas Dales has set the various kinds of spiritual writings within the framework of prayers that were used at the time. There are collections of prayers and readings for the principal Christian feasts and seasons and to accompany each of the Anglo-Saxon saints in the new Anglican calendar. Accompanying the prayers are several full-color, museum-quality illustrations, which ad
ISBN: 0718829654, 9780718829650
Keywords: isles, light
Pages: 208
Published: 1997