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Intermission: Luther v Zwingli on the Eucharist

Phillip mentioned yesterday that Lutherans have a very clear doctrine of the Eucharist, which is certainly true, and that the controversy between Luther and Zwingli… 1,217 more words


Reformation500 and Porvoo25 Feature at Clergy Conference 2017 in Cork, Cloyne and Ross

The 500th anniversary of the start of the Reformation in Germany, together with the 25th Anniversary of the Porvoo Common Statement were brought together in the 2017 annual Clergy Conference at Ballylickey in Cork, Cloyne and Ross. 351 more words


What To Expect When the Future Is Uncertain

Lutherans, and others who follow the teachings brought to light during the Reformation, will mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation on Tuesday, October 31, 2017. 812 more words

Religion & Philosophy

Luther and neo-Kantianism

Understanding philosophy before setting about the Lutheran theological task is paramount. Not that the Spirit does not work without philosophy; heaven, literally, forbid! Rather, philosophical knowledge is vital given that scholars of Luther and Lutheranism have interacted with and have been affected by different if not opposing secular philosophies. 265 more words

Christine Helmer

The Lord's Prayer: Thy Kingdom Come

At the beginning of the Lord’s Prayer, we are led to focus on God and who He is: hollowed, sovereign, omniscient, omnipresent, a Father to us all. 959 more words


Is the Pope Catholic?

Time for me to post something here, I reckon, and I think might do. The other day a document called “Correctio filialis de haeresibus propagatis… 617 more words


Reformation 500 Festival in Brenham

Area Lutheran Churches are working together in various ways to help celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation.  This is when Martin Luther posted his… 693 more words