Taking Responsibility for the Reformation


This year marks the five hundredth anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. It is a year of . . . .

CHR Comment: Leithart rehearses some of the infighting that hindered Protestant efforts to reform the church and led to greater divisions. He expresses interest in Protestant and Catholic unification.

Source: Taking Responsibility for the Reformation | Peter J. Leithart | First Things

Bonhoeffer at Ettal: Advent 1940

In dark days near the beginning of World War II, Bonhoeffer, the famed Protestant theologian, found himself living in a Catholic community. Bonhoeffer found spiritual nourishment at Ettal in the daily rhythms of Scripture, prayer, silence, and song.

Source: Bonhoeffer at Ettal: Advent 1940 | Timothy George | First Things