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Here I Stand A Life of Martin Luther

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ISBN-10: 1426754434

ISBN-13: 9781426754432

Edition: N/A

Authors: Roland H. Bainton

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The Reformation of the sixteenth century was a vast and complicated movement. It involved kings and peasants, cardinals and country priests, monks and merchants. It spread from one end of Europe to the other, and manifested itself in widely differing forms. Yet in spite of its diverse and complex character, to start to understand the Reformation you need know only one name: Martin Luther. Roland Bainton’s Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther remains the definitive introduction to the great Reformer and is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand this towering historical figure.
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List price: $20.99
Publisher: Abingdon Press
Publication date: 8/6/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Roland Bainton (1894-1984) was for forty-two years a professor of ecclesiastical history at Yale University. He was also the author of more than thirty books on Christianity.

Here I Stand-After a Quarter of a Century
The Vow
At Home and School
Religious Disquiet
The Haven of the Cowl
The Cloister
The Terror of the Holy
The Way of Self-Help
The Merits of the Saints
The Trip to Rome
The Gospel
The Failure of Confession
The Mystic Ladder
The Evangelical Experience
The Onslaught
The Indulgence for St. Peter's
The Ninety-Five Theses
The Son of Iniquity
The Dominican Assault
The Case Transferred to Germany
The Interviews with Cajetan
Threatening Exile
The Saxon Hus
The Gauntlet of Eck
The Leipzig Debate
The Endorsement of Hus
The German Hercules
The Humanists: Erasmus
Melanchthon and D�rer
The Nationalists: Hutten and Sickingen
The Wild Boar in the Vineyard
The Sacraments and the Theory of the Church
Prosecution Resumed
The Bull "Exsurge"
The Bull Seeks Luther
The Appeal to Caesar
Publication of the Bull
Against the Execrable Bull of Antichrist
The Freedom of the Christian Man
Here I Stand
A Hearing Promised and Recalled
The Emperor Assumes Responsibility
Invitation to Luther Renewed
Luther Before the Diet
The Edict of Worms
My Patmos
At the Wartburg
The Reformation at Wittenberg: Monasticism
The Mass
The Outbreak of Violence
The Return of the Exile
Turmoil
The Invitation to Come Back
The Return to Wittenberg
No Other Foundation
Nature, History, and Philosophy
Christ the Sole Revealer
The Word and the Sacraments
The Menace to Morals
The Ground of Goodness
Rebuilding the Walls
The Callings
Economics
Politics
Church and State
The Middle Way
Hostility of the Reformed Papacy
Recoil of the Moderate Catholics: Erasmus
Defection of the Puritans: Carlstadt
The Revolutionary Saints: M�ntzer
Banishment of the Agitators
Behemoth, Leviathan, and the Great Waters
Rivals: Zwingli and the Anabaptists
Religion and Social Unrest
Luther and the Peasants
M�ntzer Foments Rebellion
The Debacle and the Effect on the Reformation
The School for Character
Katherine von Bora
Domesticity
Children and Table Talk
Views of Marriage
Consolations of Home
The Church Territorial
Dissemination of the Reform
Practical Church Problems
The Godly Prince
The Protest
Protestant Alliance: The Marburg Colloquy
The Augsburg Confesssion
The Church Tutorial
The Bible Translation
Doctrinal Problems in Translation
Catechisms
Liturgy
Music
Hymnbook
The Church Ministerial
Preaching
Sermon on the Nativity
Exposition of Jonah
Prayer
The Struggle for Faith
Luther's Persistent Struggle
His Depressions
The Way of Indirection
Wrestling with the Angel
The Rock of Scripture
The Measure of the Man
The Bigamy of the Landgrave
Attitude to the Anabaptists
Attitude to the Jews
The Papists and the Emperor
The Measure of the Man
Bibliography
References
Sources of Illustrations
Index