Christianities in the Early Modern Celtic World

  • Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin
  • Robert Armstrong

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction: Religious Acculturation and Affiliation in Early Modern Gaelic Scotland, Gaelic Ireland, Wales and Cornwall

  3. Traditional Religion and Reformation Change

  4. Culture and Belief in Celtic Britain and Ireland

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 196-254

About this book


Ranging from devotional poetry to confessional history, across the span of competing religious traditions, this volume addresses the lived faith of diverse communities during the turmoil of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Together, they provide a textured understanding of the complexities in religious belief, practice and organization.


Celtic Christianity Religion Catholicism Protestantism Scotland Ireland Wales Cornwall Reformation bardic Britain Christianity history reform reformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin
    • 1
  • Robert Armstrong
    • 2
  1. 1.University College DublinIreland
  2. 2.Trinity College DublinIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45509-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-30635-7
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