TITLE

The Catholic Luther

AUTHOR(S)
Yeago, David S.
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1996, Issue 61, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the views of German theologian Martin Luther on Protestantism and roman Catholicism. Description of the theological development of Luther in 1518 as a catholic turn; Emphasis on uncreated grace in the early theology of Luther; Strategy of Luther for addressing the problem of idolatrous self-seeking;
ACCESSION #
17753558

 

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