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The Principle of Protestantism

Lancaster Series on the Mercersburg Theology

by Philip Schaff

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Published by Wipf & Stock Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian Theology - Protestant,
  • Christianity - Theology - Protestant,
  • Religion - Theology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBard Thompson (Editor), George H. Bricker (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8866990M
    ISBN 101592446787
    ISBN 109781592446780
    OCLC/WorldCa56353578


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The Principle of Protestantism in Its Relation to the Later Development and Present State of the Protestant Church 3.

The Diseases of Protestantism Rationalism: or One-sided Theoretic Subjectivism Sectarism: or One-sided Practical Subjectivism 4. Puseyism, the /5(4). The Principle of Protestantism book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5(14). The Principle of Protestantism Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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OCLC Number: Description: pages facsimile 23 cm. Contents: The retrospective aspect of the Reformation; The Principle of Protestantism book its catholic union with the previous history of the church --The prospective aspect of the reformation; or the Prostestant principle in its positive material principle of the Reformation --The formal principle of the Reformation --The diseases of Protestantism.

The Development of the Church: The Principle of Protestantism and other Historical Writings of Philip Schaff () by Philip Schaff Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any : Other articles where The Principle of Protestantism is discussed: Philip Schaff: a controversial address, published as The Principle of Protestantism, in which he expressed his view that the positive values of both Roman Catholicism and Protestantism would eventually be blended in an ecumenical, evangelical Catholicism.

The address provoked criticism and charges of heresy, but Schaff was. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. (1st work). Originally published: Chambersburg, Pa.: Publication Office of the German Reformed.

The Principle of Protestantism: As Related to the Present State of the Church Philip Schaff "Publication Office" of the German Reformed Church, - Mercersburg theology - pages. The Protestant principle is the judge of every religious and cultural reality, including the religion and culture which calls itself ‘Protestant.’" Tillich also calls this principle "a living, moving, restless power," which cannot be identified with any historical manifestation of the Protestant tradition, not even with the Reformation itself.

Protestants base their moral thought and action on the Bible first and foremost. Corresponding to the theological diversity of Protestantism, there is a diversity of views on moral issues.

Stated philosophically, it warns against absolutizing the relative. Stated theologically, it warns against idolatry. Human allegiance belongs to God. God is beyond nature and history and cannot be.

Other articles where Protestant principle is discussed: Paul Tillich: Development of his philosophy: which he called the “Protestant principle,” could be given a far wider scope than previously had been thought. The Principle of Protestantism book Not limited to the classical religious question of how sinful man can be acceptable to a holy God, it could be understood to encompass man’s intellectual life as well, and thus.

The Principle of Protestantism: Lancaster Series on the Mercersburg Theology by Philip Schaff The Principle of Protestantism book rating: 5 of The Principle of Protestantism book stars. Away with human denominations, down with religious sects.

The Principle of Protestantism book our watchword be: One spirit & one body. The Principle of Protestantism book Shepherd & one flock. –Philip Schaff This The Principle of Protestantism book is a series of lectures given close to two hundred years ago by Philip.

Protestantism is a principle which has its origin outside human society: it is a Divine graft on the intellectual and moral nature of man, whereby new vitalities and forces are introduced into it, and the human stem yields henceforth a nobler fruit.

In part one of his book the Principle of Protestantism, Philip Schaff sketches the two-sided (material and formal) principle he sees to be the essential positive element of the Reformation; that is, the progressive element the Reformation contributed to the evolution of the Catholic second part addresses the relation of this principle to post-reformation developments and the church.

Viewed thus - and any narrower view would be untrue alike to philosophy and to fact - the History of Protestantism is the record of one of the grandest dramas of all time. HOPV1 It is true, no doubt, that Protestantism, strictly viewed, is simply a principle.

It is not a policy. The principle of Protestantism as related to the present state of the church by Schaff, Philip, Publication date Topics Protestantism, Mercersburg theology Publisher Chambersburg, Pa., "Publication Office" of the German Reformed Pages: The Principle of Protestantism as Related to the Present State of the Church grew out of Schaff’s inaugural address delivered at Reading, Pennsylvania on Octo This volume outlines the goals and intentions of Protestantism—both theologically and culturally—in the context of particular nineteenth century challenges.

The Principle of Protestantism as Related to the Present State of the Church Philip Schaff "Publication Office" of the German Reformed Church, - Mercersburg theology - pages. From this general principle of Evangelical freedom, and direct individual relationship of the believer to Christ, proceed the three fundamental doctrines of Protestantism — the absolute supremacy of (1) the Word, and of (2) the grace of Christ, and (3) the general priesthood of believers.

A Presbyterian, Robert McAfee Brown, has recently attempted one in his book, The Spirit of Protestantism. 2 Of it he writes: "This book was originally conceived because there appeared to be no. Books shelved as protestantism: The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism by Max Weber, The Reformation: A History by Diarmaid MacCulloch, Martin.

Full text of "The formative principle of Protestantism" See other formats. Principle Beliefs Protestantism is a diverse branch of Christianity with many sub groups within, and varying beliefs and principles.

A key belief that Protestants believe in is that the bible isn’t based on the Roman Church tradition, but rather that the Protestant religion is based on 66 books from the Old and New Testaments in the bible. Protestantism on the history of which we are now entering.

Viewed thus – and any narrower view would be untrue alike to philosophy and to fact – the History of Protestantism is the record of one of the grandest dramas of all time.

It is true, no doubt, that Protestantism, strictly. See also Schaff "The Principle of Protestantism, German and English" (). Discussion of the three fundamental principles of Protestantism Sola scriptura ("Bible alone") The belief in the Bible as the sole source of faith is unhistorical, illogical, fatal to the virtue of faith, and destructive of unity.

It is unhistorical. The Protestant principle is the judge of every religious and cultural reality, including the religion and culture which calls itself "Protestant." Tillich further explains that the Protestant principle is "the guardian against all the attempts of the finite and conditioned to usurp the place of the unconditional in thinking and acting.

The Protestant principle is the judge of every religious and cultural reality, including the religion and culture which calls itself 'Protestant.'" Tillich also calls this principle "a living, moving, restless power," which cannot be identified with any historical manifestation of the Protestant tradition, not even with the Reformation itself.

Yes, Protestantism is still at odds with Catholicism. And the Reformation is not over. The Reformation was founded on two major principles. First, the material principle is justification by God's grace alone, appropriated through faith alone.

Protestantism's scriptural principle finds expression in the axiom Ecclesia reformata sed semper reformanda, "a church reformed but always open to further reformation." Subjection to the word of God means that no traditions or institutions, secular or religious, not even Reformation or.

Principle definition, an accepted or professed rule of action or conduct: a person of good moral principles. See more. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® 5% Back on All B&N Purchases.

Learn More. Barnes & Noble Café. Relax and Refuel. Visit BN Café. Become a B&N Member. Members Save Every Day. Learn More. The Protestant Principle: What "Sola Scriptura" Means and Why It Matters. John Armstrong Janu Reformed Christianity. Protestants confess that Scripture alone has ultimate objective religious authority in the life of the Christian and the church.

This does not mean. The Principle of Protestantism [Philip Schaff] is 20% off every day at This series is the first modern edition of the main body of Mercersburg theology.

It includes all the important works, large and small, of John W. His Spirit and Forms of Protestantism was written a half-century ago, a decade before Vatican II's decree on ecumenism, Unitatis Redintegratio, yet it avoids the bitter anti-Protestantism that sometimes afflicted pre-conciliar Catholic works on Protestantism.

That's one reason the book remains useful, even after decades of post-conciliar ecumenism. The anxiety of mainline Protestant denominations has only heated up since Miller’s book.

The new, newer and newest paradigms have only proliferated. Protestantism just keeps reinventing itself, renewing its charter, renovating or rejecting its traditions. But the harder it tries, the more clearly it conforms to the principle of reinvention.

James A. Wylie author of “The Papacy,” “Daybreak in Spain,” &c. Protestantism, the sacred cause of God’s Light and Truth against the Devil’s Falsity and Darkness.” -Carlyle. Cassell & Company, Limited: London, Paris & New York. A Voice from the Philadelphian.

Abstract. The initial and, for G. Hegel, decisive clash in the Schleiermacher–Hegel conflict occurred inwhen, in the process of mounting a more general critique of the reflective philosophy of subjectivity (Faith and Knowledge), Hegel refers to Friedrich Schleiermacher's On Religion: Speeches to Its Cultured Despisers as but a slight variation on the philosophy of Friedrich Author: Kipton E.

Jensen. The publication of Cranmer’s revised prayer book insupported by a second Act of Uniformity, “marked the arrival of the English Church at protestantism.” The prayer book of remains the foundation of the Church of England’s services.

Encourages further reforms in the prayer book, Abolishes the mass in favor of the Lord's supper, Act of Uniformity makes the prayer book the law of the land Mary I Removes the prayer book, returns to a Catholic form of worship.

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Mercersburg represents a particularly fine analysis of European and American Protestantism up to the 19th century. Philip Schaff and John Williamson.Emperors — A Divine Principle comes to their aid. Chapter 2 INTRODUCTION OF PROTESTANTISM INTO THE NETHERLANDS.

Power of the Church of Rome in the Low Countries in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries — Ebb in the Fifteenth Century — Causes — .ebook Protestant Principle, Catholic Substance “so Protestantism is represented as a repudiation of the hierarchical structures and traditions of medieval Catholicism.” The result, Pelikan wrote, is a leveling that “regards the emphasis on scholarly merit and intellectual competence as dangerous and that therefore prefers the schooling of.