Trying to affiliate its purpose to any sort of religious idealism is akin to saying that Adolph Hitler was a Christian democrat on the grounds of Germany's then still bold attachment to Lutheranism
I will proceed in a series of concentric circles, from my experience growing up Lutheran primarily in the United States through some of my experiences of global Lutheranism
and finally offering some convictions regarding our place and role as Lutheran Christians in the world today.
interacts positively with multiple Catholic sources, but without veering from her concentration on American Lutheranism
This is the Lutheranism
brought forward by the World Council of Churches who attended Vatican II.
Mendelssohn's Fifth Symphony (though actually his second in order of composition), the Reformation, is, for a Jewish-born composer, a surprising advocacy of Lutheranism
with its magnificent fugue on the Protestant hymn Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott.
Her impact at the time included such a strong defense of Calvinism that it effectively garnered Calvinism legitimacy as a religion along with Lutheranism
Its basic themes are the influence of Lutheranism
, the work of German intellectuals and professionals in South Australia, and the impact of the two World Wars.
Telling of his life, what led to the theses, and the fallout he faced, and the rise of Lutheranism
, "The Heroic Boldness of Martin Luther" is a strongly recommended study of the man and his work, not to be missed of religious history collections.
That comparison touches on the history of Pentecostalism and traditional Lutheranism
in Africa, the influence that Pentecostalism has had in the Lutheran Church, the relationship of pneumatology and Christology, issues regarding interpretation of the Bible and its implications for theology and worship, and responses to particular Pentecostal worship and liturgical practices.
He spent seven years in Italy, converting from Lutheranism
to Catholicism, acquiring the position of organist of Milan Cathedral and composing a series of large, sacred choral/vocal works.
He had converted from Lutheranism
to Catholicism in 1675.
has the distinction as the original protestant faith, but what was Luther's teachings really about?