Religion in Britain

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Religion in Britain Church of England (Anglican Church): History: Founded in 1534 by Henry VIII; Act of Supremacy 27 million members 2 branches: - Anglo-Catholics (High Church) - Evangelicals (Low Church) 2 provinces: Canterbury and York Structure of administration: 2 heads , the secular (the sovereign) and the religious one (Archbishop of Canterbury); furthermore the General Synod as the central governing body Relationship of Church and State: Based on mutual obligation and control Church of Scotland (Kirk): History: Presbyterian church; founded in 1559 by John Knox in the Protestant Reformation and established as the national Church of Scotland in 1707 in the Treaty of Union 1 million members Structure of administration: No episcopal, but democratic government by elders; each year ...

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