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Ulrich Zwingli (1484-1531)

Ulrich (Huldrych) Zwingli (1484-1531) is one of the primary fathers of the Protestant Reformation, along with Martin Luther and John Calvin. Born in German-speaking Switzerland. He was ordained as a priest in the Roman Catholic Chuch in 1506. 130 more words

Church History

Feasting with God #18 - Our True Passover

Feasting with God #18

Our True Passover

Text: Exodus 12:3b-11

3b[E]very man shall take a lamb according to their fathers’ houses, a lamb for a household.  877 more words

Church

The Tudor Reformation

I have a new book out this month. Working on the Reformation has been quite timely given the interest in the television adaptation of Wolf Hall, but my subject has never been the machinations of politicians and royalty. 628 more words

Ruins

Bishop Damaskinos Opposes Nazis. Modern Church

“Our prelates are hung and not shot. Respect our traditions!” Damaskinos replied to Gen. Jurgen Stroop, SS, when he threatened to have Damaskinos shot for arguing against the deportation of Jews from Greece. 12 more words

Church History

Israel and the Church (Book): The Covenantal View And Responses

Following up on this previous post, my summary thoughts on the presentation of – and responses to – the first view, of (paedobaptist type) Covenant Theology. 774 more words

Eschatology

The Imperial Church: The Impact of the New Order, Part 1

The History of Christianity #87

Our History of Christianity Scripture verse today is 1 Corinthians 12:27 which reads: “Now ye are the body of Christ, and members in particular.” 264 more words

Christian History

Hymns of the Church: Irrelevant for Today? Part 2

“So heaven meets earth like a sloppy wet kiss
And my heart turns violently inside of my chest
I don’t have time to maintain these regrets…

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Christianity