If I can get this fire to burn, the Oxford movement was justified.
This was, however, after the opening of the Oxford movement.
The Oxford movement was wrecked, but its effect survived both in the new high church party and in the church at large.
The first of these was the Oxford movement; a bow that broke when it had let loose the flashing arrow that was Newman.
But Oriel has many other associations besides those of the Oxford movement.
The Oxford movement, properly so called, began in the year 1833, but it had no direct effect upon me.
By the side of this grim story the much-written-about incidents of the Oxford movement seem trivial enough.
But there was another reason still, and a more elementary one, which severed Mr. Rose from the Oxford movement.
The Oxford movement has triumphed, and has done so largely by the self-sacrificing devotion of its adherents.
Yet hardly was this act of justice done when the great reaction known as the Oxford movement began.