The power of the
church during the Regency was strong. Parishes were
well-attended and maintained an influence in the local
Yet, the Evangelical Movement sought to revive Spirituality, in
a world 'too often in want' of material things. This movement
encouraged the personal reading of Scriptures, family prayers,
grace before eating, and regular Sunday worship attendance.
This time also gave rise to heterodox challenges, with the start
of Mormonism (in America) and other sects.
following links are useful resources on the role of Christianity
in England and the rest of the World: