TITLE

Why Protestants Still Protest

AUTHOR(S)
Leithart, Peter J.
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1995, Issue 55, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests that the tendency to obscure the gospel and to displace Christ is inherent in Roman Catholic theology and practice, based on John Calvin's work, "An Inventory of Relics," which attacks the extremes of medieval Catholic piety and practices. Discussion on Calvin's attack on relic veneration; Comments on the sola Scriptura, or the formal principle of the Reformation; Views on why some Catholics attain adulthood without considering themselves Christians.
ACCESSION #
17750255

 

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