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Peter Thonemann

Peter Thonemann teaches ancient history at Wadham College, Oxford.

Pattison’s Scholarship

Peter Thonemann, 7 February 2008

‘It was very unfair to those young men.’ John Henry Newman’s conversion to the Roman Catholic Church in 1845 shattered the intellectual credit of the Oxford Movement. The long struggle – first from the pulpit of the University Church of St Mary, later through the radical pages of Tracts for the Times – to state the case for the Apostolic authority of the Anglican...

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