This 1955 book offered a new interpretation of early Protestantism and, against this background, a searching treatment of modern religious issues. The Protestant tradition stems mainly from Luther, Calvin, and the Sectarians. Dr Whale's summing-up of revolutionary genius Luther's acute sense of paradox makes this difficult writer easier to understand.An Essay in Interpretation J. S. Whale. CHAPTER I THE HISTORICAL PROBLEM NCE a year, at the end of October, many ProteC) stant congregations throughout the world celebrate the Reformation. ... particular time because it was on the last day of October 1517 that Martin Luther nailed ninety-five theses to a church door anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Protestant Tradition|
|Author||:||J. S. Whale|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2011-06-09|