The Glory Has Departed

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I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty. For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour; Who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth. 1 Timothy 2:1-4

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Project Gutenberg - F. Bente.
Historical Introductions.
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Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books
of the Evangelical Lutheran Church
by F. Bente
I. Introduction

II. The Ecumenical Creeds

III. The Augsburg Confession

IV. The Augsburg Variata - Changes in the Confession

V. The Papal Confutation

VI. Apology of the Augsburg Confession

VII. Smalcald Articles. Elector Imbued with Luther's Spirit

VIII. Luther's Efforts in Restoring Catechetical Instruction

Memorization. Various catechisms

IX. Small and Large Catechisms

Luther's Small Catechism

The Augsburg Interim

XI. Controversies Following the Interim, Settled by the Formula of Concord

XII. The Adiaphoristic Controversy.

XIII. The Majoristic Controversy

XIV. The Synergistic Controversy

The Father of Synergism

XV. The Flacian Controversy

XVI. The Osiandrian and Stancarian Controversies

XVII. The Antinomistic Controversy

Melanchthon's Public Attitude

XIX. Controversy on Christ's Descent into Hell

Summary of Luther's Views

Luther Never Retracted His Doctrine of Grace

Pacific Overtures of Flacius

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