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An Historic Look and Brief Explanation of Article X of the Formula of Concord on Adiaphora
In his 1999 Conference paper, Michael Zarling carefully examines the biblical background of Article X of the Formula of Concord especially the arguments made on the side of Melanchthon and his advocating the changing of ...
God's Blessings upon His Church through Luther's Catechisms
Teaching the things written in God’s Word is a key aspect of what God wants his people to do. But when did the catechism really become prevalent in aiding the church in this critical process? The early church fathers had ...
The Effects of Luther's Catechisms on the Church of the 16th Century
There was a great need for the German people to know the Bible and their Savior. Luther saw the need and had a fix. Not only did he translate the Bible into German and write his own worship order so that the people could ...