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Reformation
used in Persuasion

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a series of Christian efforts to reform the Catholic Church which led to major protestant denominations separate than the Catholic Church
  • She wanted more vigorous measures, a more complete reformation, a quicker release from debt, a much higher tone of indifference for everything but justice and equity.
    Chapter 2 (22% in)
  • She rated Lady Russell's influence highly; and as to the severe degree of self-denial which her own conscience prompted, she believed there might be little more difficulty in persuading them to a complete, than to half a reformation.
    Chapter 2 (37% in)

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