Luther and the Lutheran Reformation, Vol. 1 of 2 (Classic Reprint)

Author: John Scott

Publisher: Forgotten Books


Category: Religion

Page: 444

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Excerpt from Luther and the Lutheran Reformation, Vol. 1 of 2 Luther's Writings - Damnatory Bull against him State of Europe - Luther's Commentary on Gala tians -104vi contents. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation

Author: Mark A. Lamport

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Religion

Page: 978

View: 899

The Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation is a comprehensive study of the life and work of Martin Luther and the movements that followed him—in history and through today. Entries explore Luther’s contributions to theology, sacraments, his influence on the church and contemporaries, his character, and more.

Martin Luther

Shaping and Defining the Reformation, 1521-1532

Author: Martin Brecht

Publisher: Fortress Press


Category: Religion

Page: 576

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Brecht provides a comprehensive study of the consolidation of the Reformation in the middle period of Luther's active life. He treats both Luther's personal life and the development of Lutheran doctrine and practice exhaustively. The reader is left with great admiration for Luther's talents as a theologian, translator, and church builder.

A Documentary History of Lutheranism, Volumes 1 and 2

Volume 1: From the Reformation to Pietism Volume 2: From the Enlightenment to the Present

Author: Eric Lund

Publisher: Fortress Press


Category: Religion

Page: 824

View: 141

This unique collection of excerpts from Lutheran historical and theological documents--many translated here for the first time-presents readers with a full picture of how the Lutheran movement developed in its thought and practice. The editors‘ judicious selections and helpful introductions acquaint readers with both the enduring characteristics and changing features of this revolutionary Christian momement, always with an eye to how it affected and was experienced by ordinary people. Volume one covers the period from the Reformation to the rise of Pietism. Volume Two analyzes the evolution of post-Enlightenment Lutheranism as it spreads to all the religions of the world.

A History of Christian Thought Volume III

From the Protestant Reformation to the Twentieth Century

Author: Justo L. González

Publisher: Abingdon Press


Category: Religion

Page: 334

View: 512

A treatment of the evolution of Christian thought from the birth of Christ, to the Apostles, to the early church, to the great flowering of Christianity across the world. The final volume begins with the towering theological leaders of the Protestant Reformation and traces the development of Christian thought through its encounter with modernity. Volume #2 9781426721915 Volume #1 9781426721892

Pater Bernhardus

Martin Luther and Bernard of Clairvaux. Collected Works Volume 2.

Author: Franz Posset

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers


Category: Religion

Page: 426

View: 630

Collected Works Vol. 1: The Two-Fold Knowledge: Readings on the Knowledge of Self and the Knowledge of God Vol. 2: Pater Bernhardus: Martin Luther and Bernard of Clairvaux Vol. 3: Luther’s Catholic Christology According to His Johannine Lectures of 1527

The Reformation

Author: Diarmaid MacCulloch

Publisher: Penguin


Category: History

Page: 864

View: 829

The Reformation and Counter-Reformation represented the greatest upheaval in Western society since the collapse of the Roman Empire a millennium before. The consequences of those shattering events are still felt today—from the stark divisions between (and within) Catholic and Protestant countries to the Protestant ideology that governs America, the world’s only remaining superpower. In this masterful history, Diarmaid MacCulloch conveys the drama, complexity, and continuing relevance of these events. He offers vivid portraits of the most significant individuals—Luther, Calvin, Zwingli, Loyola, Henry VIII, and a number of popes—but also conveys why their ideas were so powerful and how the Reformation affected everyday lives. The result is a landmark book that will be the standard work on the Reformation for years to come. The narrative verve of The Reformation as well as its provocative analysis of American culture’s debt to the period will ensure the book’s wide appeal among history readers.

Story of Christianity: Volume 2

Volume Two: The Reformation to the Present Day

Author: Justo L. Gonzalez

Publisher: Harper Collins


Category: Religion

Page: 414

View: 583

A look at Christianity covers Martin Luther, Zwingli, Calvin, the Reformation, the Puritans, and the influence of politics on the modern church