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Martin Luther Confessor of the Faith

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ISBN-10: 0199208948

ISBN-13: 9780199208944

Edition: 2009

Authors: Robert Kolb

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Martin Luther's thought continues to challenge people throughout the world in the twenty-first century. His paradigmatic shift in defining God and what it means to be human left behind a foundation for viewing human creatures that was anchored in Aristotle's anthropology. Luther defined theRevealed God in terms of his mercy and love for human beings, based not on their merit and performance but rather on his unconditioned grace. He placed 'fearing, loving, and trusting God above all else' at the heart of his definition of being human. This volume places the development and exposition of these key presuppositions in Luther's thinking within the historical context of late medieval theology…    
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Book details

List price: $39.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/15/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Abbreviations
'Angel of the Lord' or 'Damned Heretic': Martin Luther in the Trends of the Times
Set on His Way: Luther's Life to 1519
The Formation of the Theologian: The Medieval Roots of Luther's Thought
In Via Vittembergensi: Luther Develops His Hermeneutic
The Emergence of the Reformer: Luther's Decisive Turn to Reform
Fast Bound in Satan's Chains I Lay: Luther's View of the Fallen Human Creature
Christ Jesus Holds the Field Victorious: Luther's Understanding of the Person of Christ, the Atonement, and Justification
One Little Word Can Slay Him: God's Power and Presence in the Oral, Written, and Sacramental Forms of His Word
Lambs Listening to their Shepherd: Christ's Church and its Struggles
Faith Active in Love: Christian Living on the Foundation of God's Calling and Command
Conclusion: Martin Luther, Confessor of the Faith and Pastor of God's People
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Index
Index of Scripture passages