Melanchthon and Bucer

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Wilhelm Pauck
Westminster John Knox Press, 1969 - Religion - 406 pages
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This carefully translated and edited volume in the Library of Christian Classics contains Philip Melanchthon's famousLoci Communesand Martin Bucer'sDe Rengo Christi.

Long recognized for the quality of its translations, introductions, explanatory notes, and indexes, the Library of Christian Classics provides scholars and students with modern English translations of some of the most significant Christian theological texts in history. Through these works--each written prior to the end of the sixteenth century--contemporary readers are able to engage the ideas that have shaped Christian theology and the church through the centuries.

  

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User Review  - Toby - Goodreads

I read portions of this book for a baptism paper in seminary. This was written at the very end of Bucer's life and dedicated to Edward VI. Here are his mature thoughts on the sacraments, but what I'm ... Read full review

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User Review  - W. Bradford Littlejohn - Goodreads

(I didn't read the Melancthon part--roughly the first 40%--but the Bucer part, which is his De Regno Christi (Of the Kingdom of Christ). It was thoroughly enjoyable, even if he never did resolve the ... Read full review

Contents

Editors Introduction
3
Editors Introduction
155
BOOK
174
Some More Eminent Passages of Holy
192
What Is Necessary for Its Restora
225
the Kingdom of Christ Firmly
259
BOOK
266
Where Suitable Evangelists Are to
273
The Sanctification
280
Claiming Ecclesiastical
295
The Sanctification
315
through XLVI not translated
329
The Reform of Marketing
342
and Harmful Expenses
354
Judges
374
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
395

How the Full Restitution of Religion
279

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Wilhelm Pauckwas an influencial historian and theologian. He taught at the University of Chicago in Illinois; Union Theological Seminary in New York City; and Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He is the editor ofLuther: Lectures on Romans.

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