Monthly Archives: May 2017
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This is important. As Protestants this year remember the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, they will understandably focus on the legacy of Martin Luther and other big-name Reformers. However, it is to be hoped that this anniversary will also help … Continue reading
But 93% of mine are real. You should be one of them. The real ones that is, not the fake ones.
For the Research Group Early Modern History (15th-18th Centuries), Leuven we are looking for an enthousiastic doctoral student, who is willing to write and defend a doctoral dissertation regarding burial disputes during the Dutch Revolt within the framework of four … Continue reading
Kathy Griffin, who sources describe as a comedian, apologized Tuesday for publishing a gruesome photo to social media which falsely depicts herself as someone with current political and social relevance. The image of Ms. Griffin holding a bloodied, severed head in … Continue reading
Is available here. With some notable entries.
Der Pfarrer Ulrich Zwingli aus dem Toggenburg prägte die Schweizer Kirchengeschichte dauerhaft. Der Verein «tut» hat eine Ausgabe seines gleichnamigen Kinder- und Jugendmagazins dem Schweizer Reformator gewidmet. Das Heft wird bereits in zweiter Auflage gedruckt. «Ein Glaube versetzt Berge» heisst … Continue reading
We do not justify men before God by works, but say, that all who are of God are regenerated and made new creatures, so that they pass from the kingdom of sin into the kingdom of righteousness. In this way … Continue reading
Indeed many self described Evangelicals are doctrinally and behaviorly anti-Christian. Hence ‘Evangelical’ support for immoral and godless Trump.
Isn’t Jesus. And if the ‘Jesus’ you imagine never expresses anger or wrath, yours is a Marcionite Pseudo-Jesus too, just like the world’s.
To get your Carnival submissions in. The Carnival posts on 1 June at 00:01. And it’s glorious. #Covfefe, my friends, #Covfefe…
Luther has indicated with sufficient distinctness that he merely conceded to his theological opponents theological terminology, and made use of it himself merely on account of traditional familiarity with it, and because the employment of incorrect words was not necessarily … Continue reading
For having left France because he was a Protestant [Beza] was condemned by the Parliament of Paris to death, and all his property confiscated to the State (May 31, 1550). By special royal mandate his property was restored to him … Continue reading
And the internet never forgets.
Konrad Schmid has posted this program:
We are all by nature the children of wrath, and conceived in sin, to which damnation adheres – John Calvin
Bullinger News Eine Ausstellung zu Heinrich Bullingers Briefwechsel im Kollegiengebäude der Universität Zürich / Exhibition on Heinrich Bullinger’s correspondence at the University of Zurich — 17.05.-24.06.2018 http://www.zh-reformation.ch/event/bullinger-news And Heinrich Bullinger Briefwechsel Bd. 18 (Briefe von Oktober bis Dezember 1546) erschienen … Continue reading
She isn’t making a statement she’s promoting violence. We cannot condemn violence when our enemies engage in it and then embrace it for our own cause. And violence is NEVER funny. No, Kathy, you’re wrong. And your action is vile.
Save your money. Metaxas isn’t a Luther scholar (or any kind of scholar) so his book will be at least as useless as his vile misrepresentation of Bonhoeffer. Spare yourself the copious regurgitation Metaxas’s ignorant spewings will evoke.