CHR Comment: A brief description of anniversary and ecumenical efforts during the Age of Protestant Orthodoxy in 1617 and 1717.
The full text of Pope Francis’ prepared remarks to Lutheran pilgrims in the Vatican on Thursday
CHR Comment: Nearly 500 years ago, the historic disruption of western Christendom took place as Protestants and Roman Christians disagreed on the doctrine of justification. The dialogue between liberal Lutheran church leaders and the papacy has continued for decades. Pope Francis expresses his hope that the dialogue will end in “communion.” Anticipate something taking place during the upcoming Reformation anniversary observances in 2017.
This new sight is filled with content on Reformation history and theology, including a massive timeline.