Catholic but not Roman
To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the ‘Reforming Catholic Confession’ calls Protestants to unity.
To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the 'Reforming Catholic Confession' calls Protestants to unity. Catholic but not Roman. To celebrate
Why Critics Are Wrong to Scold Evangelicals for Historical Rootlessness
A new book demonstrates the movement has been “a perennial and recurring feature of Christian history.”
Some experts believe it began during the Reformation, others would place its origins in the 18th-century Great Awakening, and still others would contend that it dates back to the period
The Most Dangerous Thing Luther Did
And other facts about Bible translation that transformed the world.
At the very beginning of the Reformation, the principle Bible available was the Latin Vulgate, the Bible Jerome had originally produced in Latin in AD 380—though by the time of the
What Feminism Owes to the Protestant Reformation
Listening to marginalized voices isn’t a liberal or a conservative idea—it’s a fundamentally Christian one.
What Feminism Owes to the Protestant Reformation. Robinson identifies the movement known as Lollardy—associated with John Wycliffe—as a forerunner to the Reformation.
Responses to our September issue.
next time. Sue Miholer, Keizer, OR. Refugees and the Reformation. I just read the article about honoring the Reformation and Luther's legacy. I was challenged
A Roman Catholic Appreciation of Justification by Faith
Both traditions can appreciate Luther’s famous dictum as a recovery, not a discovery.
this truth back when its meaning had been lost over the centuries, at least in Christian preaching, and it is this above all for which Christianity is indebted to the Reformation, whose fifth
Reading the Reformation in 2017
Historians are still finding new things to say about Martin Luther and his movement.
Reading the Reformation in 2017. Historians are still finding new things to say about Martin Luther and his movement. Reading the Reformation in 2017. Image: Laurie / Lightstock.
Today’s Church Needs the ‘Timeless Spirit’ of Pietism
Why a centuries-old reform movement might hold the key to transforming our world, one renewed heart at a time.
One hundred years after the start of the Reformation, central Europe descended into the Thirty Years' War, a bloody religious conflict that ultimately claimed eight million lives.
What’s a Christian to Do with Statements and Confessions?
Public pressure to sign or abstain from them undermines their greatest value.
from the beginning. It addresses the argument that the Reformation is mostly a tragedy, having led to more church divisions than ever. But Protestants
Division Is Not Always a Scandal
What to think of the 45,000 denominations that rose from the Reformation.
Division Is Not Always a Scandal. What to think of the 45,000 denominations that rose from the Reformation. What to think of the 45,000 denominations that rose from the Reformation.
The Illegal Cookout That Sparked the Swiss Reformation
Who would have thought that an unassuming plate of sausages could ignite a revolution?
The Illegal Cookout That Sparked the Swiss Reformation. Luke T. Harrington| October 28, 2016. The Illegal Cookout That Sparked the Swiss Reformation. Image: kaboompics / Pixabay.