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Recent developments in German Protestantism.

Otto A. Piper

Recent developments in German Protestantism.

by Otto A. Piper

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Published by Student Christian Movement Press in London .
Written in

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Protestant churches -- Germany.,
    • Theology -- 20th century.,
    • Theology, Doctrinal -- Germany -- History.,
    • Germany -- Church history -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. by H. G. Wood.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4844 .P5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 159 p.
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6317021M
      LC Control Number35002800
      OCLC/WorldCa4029631

      Protestantism is one of the three major branches of Christianity, along with Roman Catholicism and Eastern Orthodoxy. It shares with all other Christians core beliefs in the doctrines of the. Germany - Germany - The Reformation: The Reformation presents the historian with an acute instance of the general problem of scholarly interpretation—namely, whether events are shaped primarily by individuals or by the net of historical circumstances enmeshing them. The phenomenon that became the Protestant Reformation is unthinkable without the sense of mission and compelling personality of.

      Many of these are addressed in the final chapter of the work, which considers how Protestantism is likely to mutate in the future, as well as how these patterns of mutation illuminate recent developments in Islam. In writing this book over many years, I have accumulated debts far . Jan 19,  · While the English-language historiography of the German Reformation has certainly engaged with questions of periodization, its answers have generally been more pragmatic, less characterized by new terms and concepts, and more by the flexible usage of .

      Jun 13,  · While only specialists might care whether the original text is updated, the book is especially well-suited for the latter goal. The only comparable text for students is John Witte’s recent Law and Protestantism: The Legal Teachings of the Lutheran Reformation, but Witte is more concerned with legal theory and developments in Saxony and Hesse. Mar 01,  · Protestantism was born in Germany, but it was Billy Graham who brought evangelicalism there Flowers and notes are left at the Billy Graham Training .


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Historical background. Protestantism in Germany originated with the Reformation initiated by Martin Luther in The European wars of religion significantly shaped the distribution of Protestantism in Europe, culminating in the Thirty Years' War of – Otto Alfred Piper, German Theologian, educator.

Decorated Order of Merit (Federal Republic Germany). Vice president American Relief Center Europe; president Emergency Committee German Protestantism, Member American Theological Society (president ), Society Biblical Literature (honorary president ), Society Church History, Society Reformation Research, American.

"Protestant Politics" presents a new interpretation of the impact of the Protestant Reformation on the political culture and government of the Holy Roman Empire. It arose from a desire to re-examine this subject, which was long dominated by the views of Leopold von Ranke (), in the light of two recent developments: the liberation of pre-modern European history from its long domination.

The Protestant Reformation in German History Thomas A. Brady, Jr. We historians stand like Balaam's ass, wavering undecided between two desires. We want, on the one hand, to reawaken and speak to the dead, to lend our living powers of speech, as the late Arthur Quinn wrote, "to these.

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Sep 09,  · Douglas Shantz offers us in his recent An Introduction to German Pietism: Protestant Renewal at the Dawn of Modern Europe an important step in understanding twentieth-century evangelicalism's complex claims to the theological impulses of the Reformation.

He writes, "German Pietism represents a key, but forgotten, strand of the religious DNA of North American Christianity. This book is a stimulating addition to the recent work in urban history, and offers a new and thought-provoking perspective on the teachings and appeal of early Protestanism.

Examine the appeal of Protestantism to sixteenth century Germany and Switzerland. Learn about the direct interaction between the lay and clerical classes.

An essential book for anyone trying to understand the Church's Pages: Recent developments All the principal Lutheran Churches of Reformation times were established institutions following the norm of the Augsburg Treaty ofcujus regio, ejus religio, which meant that civil rulers determined the religious affiliation of their subjects.

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Martin Luther was the first person to translate the Bible into the German language. He could print copies because Johannes Gutenberg had invented a way to print about copies at a relatively low price. The Protestant reformation triggered the Catholic Counter-Reformation. Nov 27,  · Yes, recent developments have introduced an acceptance of reading books on our phones but, just as with the Kelmscott Press title used as a doorstop, other uses of a book emerge — the occasional act of looking up of something in a dictionary, the casual prop of a tilted table, etc.

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Apr 28,  · The Reformation is a learned, enlightening, and disturbing masterwork.” —Michael Dirda,The Washington Post Book World “Richly encyclopedic MacCulloch brings the history of the Reformation into vivid focus, providing what must surely be the best general account available.” —Financial Times “Monumental/5(20).

Jan 01,  · The Reformation in the Cities book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “A bold synthesis of intellectual and social history which explains the appeal of Protestantism to the German and Swiss cities, the media of its communication, and the means of its establishment.”— “This book is a stimulating /5.

A Presbyterian, Robert McAfee Brown, has recently attempted one in his book, The Spirit of Protestantism. 2 Of it he writes: "This book was originally conceived because there appeared to be no.Jul 01,  · This book provides key essays on the most recent interpretations of the German Reformation movement.

Rather than viewing the religious developments of the sixteenth century in isolation, modern historiography tends to picture the Reformation as an event which reached into all corners of society and slowly worked to transform the course of European history.3/5(2).The Meaning of Christian Liturgy: Recent Developments in the Church of Sweden.

Edited by Oloph Bexell with a forward by Gordon Lathrop. (Grand Rapids, Michigan & Cambridge, UK: Wm B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.,Pp. xii, $, paper.) With million members, the Church of Sweden is the world's largest Lutheran body.