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John Knox

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This has also always been understood to mean a purgation. The intended function of the memorial is the same, but the content has changed. Even though this book has been dubbed the "chief theological ornament of American fundamental- ism" (Ahlstrom: 912), in the culture wars of the 1920s his attack on main- line Protestantism appeared to put him clearly on the side of a rural, populist, revivalist-inspired Protestantism that, hostile to the ambiguities of urban life and the forces of modernization, opposed the accommoda- tion of Christianity to modernity.

The Presbyterian Church in Ireland: A Popular History

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In other words, Becker and Woessman wanted to understand whether the relationship between Protestantism and high rates of suicide was causal or coincidental, and found it was causal. Monetarization of tequios, an increasing trend in Oaxaca, is a good example. That's where the liturgy comes from, that kind of thing, because, as we're going to be talking about shortly, when we think about the Roman Catholic Church in particular and its theology and the way in which the church at least mediates or directs in the salvation process and in the service, this leads to a sense in which the minister really is a – how do I say it – a minister alongside the individual as opposed to the individual being their own entity before God.

The Unofficial Handbook of the United Church of Christ

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When it touched ground which the Reformation had occupied, it became that instant powerless. Since 1969, when the document known as the General Norms for the Liturgical Year and the Calendar was released, the Roman Catholic Church has said that Lent ends at the beginning of the Lord’s Supper on Holy Thursday. Washington, DC: American Anthropology Association. D. 1516 to Its Establishment at Zurich, 1525 Book 9 History of Protestantism From the Diet of Worms, 1521, to the Augsburg Confession, 1530 The Waldeneses hold a special place in our Christian heritage.

The Westminster Larger Catechism

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That the old conceptions of the Bible have their stronghold there at present is not strange. This protest, when we consider the long dominancy and formidable character of the tyranny to which it was opposed, and the lofty nature and vast range of the rights and liberties which it claimed, is one of the grandest documents in all history, and marks an epoch in the progress of the human race second only to that of Christianity itself.

Cartwrightiana

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The German Pietist movement, together with the influence of the Puritan Reformation in England in the seventeenth century, were important influences upon John Wesley and Methodism, as well as new groups such as the Religious Society of Friends ("Quakers") and the Moravian Brethren from Herrnhut, Saxony, Germany. ^ The struggle for Scotland's political independence in the fourteenth century was a necessary preliminary to its struggle for its religious Reformation in the sixteenth.

Our Father in Heaven

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Andreas Karlstadt disagreed theologically with Huldrych Zwingli and Martin Luther, teaching nonviolence and refusing to baptize infants while not rebaptizing adult believers. [50] Kaspar Schwenkfeld and Sebastian Franck were influenced by German mysticism and spiritualism. And if the church from which the reformers came were NOT true, then that church could not have given the reformers true mission to reform the Catholic Church. 2. The "monuments" -- he does not mean buildings and tombstones -- "from a more triumphant age" are "places that still do fine ministry."

Changeless Truths in a Changing World: Meditations on the

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The best account of the emergence of black Protestantism, and an excellent and early example of the benefits of considering developments in the colonial South alongside those in the Caribbean, remains Sylvia R. Once celebrated openly but now residing in the church’s collective subconscious is the belief that American representative democracy was patterned after Presbyterian polity. Eileen Lindner, the editor of the 2010 yearbook. 4. It must be admitted that in both the Lutheran and the Reformed Church the old types everywhere live on in spite of many readjustments.

Presbyterian Worship : A Guide for Clergy

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Baptism itself in likened to adoption, where God claims the child.   For Baptists, baptism is a testimony of a preceding act of repentance and the acceptance of Christ as a personal Saviour. Also consider the verse, "And they cast out many devils, and anointed with oil many that were sick, and healed them." All the discussants hailed from small off shoot denominations: Leithart from the Presbyterian Church of America, Trueman from the Orthodox Presbyterian Church, and Sanders from the Evangelical Free Church of America.

Charles G. Finney and the Spirit of American Evangelicalism

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How did the Since you are the official Historian of the OPC, I hope I can anticipate a information and documents supporting these statements, which are not Mr. The enemy whom we met in battle has brilliantly conquered us, though we had all the arms civil power can supply. Attempts to divide anything into two ought to be regarded with much suspicion.” Dividing complex theological, moral, and ecclesial matters into two trivializes them and renders them substantively unresolvable.

The plan of union: Or a history of the Presbyterian and

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Protestant State Churches greatly influenced the rise of nationalism, which mitigated against universal equality and Christian universalism (i.e., Catholicism). 13. And certainly, in the prospect of such combinations as were now forming for their destruction, worse advice might have been given them. To learn God’s truth and to experience God’s grace clamors for such a celebration. They are a much smaller group who today reside mainly in North America. On the other hand, the intrepretation of loci went on quite in the spirit of Melancthon.