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Profiles of Protestant saints

Howard V. Harper

Profiles of Protestant saints

by Howard V. Harper

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Published by Fleet Press Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Protestant churches -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Howard V. Harper. Foreword by Richard Cardinal Cushing.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4825 .H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231 p.
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5545658M
    LC Control Number67024071

    While Protestant readers may remain unconvinced about the place of saints in their faith, they will also come away with a deeper understanding of, and sympathy for, why saints play an important. Protestantism, form of Christian faith and practice that originated with the principles of the term is derived from the Protestatio delivered by a minority of delegates against the () Diet of Speyer, which passed legislation against the Lutherans. Since that time the term has been used in many different senses, but not as the official title of any church until it was.

      Saints, Sacrilege & Sedition by Eamon Duffy - review. You wouldn't expect Duffy to write a book about Protestants, because he is writing a book . The prayers of the saints and angels rise to God, in the Book of Revelation, like the sweet aroma of incense. Dr. Hahn tells the stories of several saints (and several angels too) in a way that’s fresh and new. The saints are spiritual giants but with flesh-and-blood reality.

      Protestants generally make little to no mention of the saints in worship and have no rituals related to the saints. Some Christian denominations, such as Lutherans and Episcopalians, name churches after saints and recognize some saints' days, but they do not canonize saints or emphasize the intercession of saints. Buy a cheap copy of The Lure Of Saints: A Protestant book by Jon M. Sweeney. Discover the richness of the Catholic imagination and explore the meaning of saints in history and today. All Christians share ancient traditions of making saints Free shipping over $


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OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm: Contents: Saints and Protestantism --Martin Luther --John Calvin --John Wesley --Henry Melchior Muhlenberg --Richard Allen --Alexander Campbell --Adoniram Judson --David Livingston --William Booth --Dwight Lyman Moody --Samuel Schereshewsky --Jane Addams --Dietrich Bonhoeffer --The Ecuador martyrs --Albert Schweitzer.

A Book of Protestant Saints Paperback – October 6, by Ernest Barron Gordon (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ — Hardcover $Author: Ernest Barron Gordon.

“A Book of Protestant Saints”, by Ernest Gordon. Zondervan Publishing House, Grand Rapids. Mich. We stated in our introductory remarks that we would from time to time review and recom­mend works of biography. As you may know many books of this nature are rather dry and un­interesting, probably because they give a detailed exposition of.

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Find items in libraries near you. This is an indispensable set of volumes not only for Eastern Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Christians but also for Western Catholic Christians, whether Roman, Anglican or Lutheran or, indeed, all Christians, including Protestant Christians, who revere the Saints of the Church/5(4).

True Reformers explores in detail the leaders who led the Church’s rebirth from the ashes of Renaissance decadence and the turbulence and confusion caused by the Protestant Reformation. The saints of the Catholic Reformation show us just how powerful—and beautiful—is the human heart’s free response to God’s generous grace.

Schools used to be both public and Protestant and filled with peace, but without Protestantism, schools have become public and filled with violent protesters. It is true that public Protestant schools were a little harsh and a lot successful, but the public secular schools today are extremely soft and not successful at.

His latest book is Never Doubt Thomas: The Catholic Aquinas as Evangelical and Protestant. He spoke to Charles Camosy.] He spoke to Charles Camosy.] Camosy: First, tell us a bit about your own. As the Church rejoices at the canonization of Pope St. John XXIII and Pope St. John Paul II, we’re pleased to offer this sample from Devin Rose’s best-selling book, The Protestant’s Dilemma.

If Protestantism is true, Most of Christianity’s saints believed in a corrupted gospel. Why Protestants Don't Pray to Saints (A Brief History of Prayer to Saints) By: Philip Schaff. Excerpted from: "History of the Christian Church": Volume III, Nicene and Post-Nicene Christianity, A.D.

Chapter VII, P. (§ ) (Edited for Length). Seriously, we Baptists were like most Protestants in that we didn’t think much about saints. I thumbed through a lost-and-found Bible once that added the title to. This is an incomplete list of Christian saints in alphabetical order by Christian name, but, where known and given, a surname, location, or personal attribute (included as part of the name) may affect the ordering.

One list says there are canonized Roman Catholic saints (who have been through the formal institutional process of canonization), although some give numbers in the thousands. Protestants separate themselves from Catholics on many doctrinal issues.

While they share a belief in the Trinity and other core Christian beliefs, there is a marked difference between the Catholic and Protestant religions and their views on saints. The multiplication of Protestant denominations and sects following the Reformation is a common talking-point for Catholic apologists and often a sore spot for Protestants.

It’s a licit point for Catholics to raise—after all, Christ came to build one Church whose members would live and believe in unity with each another, not many churches.

In the Western Christian Church, the Feast of All Saints’ is observed on November 1st. Protestant churches often mark the occasion on the first Sunday in November. Stephen will observe All Saints’ on Sunday, November 4, at both morning worship services. As early as B.C.E., Celtic religions honored their dead through their [ ].

A Protestant Bible is a Christian Bible whose translation or revision was produced by Bibles comprise 39 books of the Old Testament (according to the Hebrew Bible canon, known especially to non-Protestants as the protocanonical books) and 27 books of the New Testament for a total of 66 books.

Some Protestants use Bibles which also include 14 additional books in a section known. Therefore the Protestant Old Testament contains 39 books whereas the Roman Catholic Old Testament contains 46 books and includes sections of common books not included by Protestants.

The New. We Protestants need more saints. The Roman Catholics have more t canonized saints. By my count, we Protestants have as few as five. I don’t mean “saint” in the Pauline sense, a term that includes all of the people of God. Rather, I think we need more saints, those particular individuals of faith about whom the church says, “Pay attention to these lives.

Ernest Barron Gordon is the author of A Book of Protestant Saints ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Maine Law ( avg rating /5(1). However, Protestants almost universally are reluctant to actually ‘pray’ to saints: for Protestants, prayer is a manifestation of worship and worship is strictly reserved to God.

There is no sense of the verb ‘to pray’ as a synonym of the verb ‘to ask’. Protestants are exactly that protest-ant. They protest constantly. Catholic believe that when we die, it is possible for us to be resurrected and be alive in Christ.

Protestants protest against that by trying to get you to believe that when you di.The book includes an extensive and informative introduction by W.H. Auden, a foremost 20th century poet.

Fremantle's effort of culling out and highlighting the works of sixty-seven prominent Protestants writers clearly illustrates their own mystical experience of the Divine.1 Procession of saints in the Church of Sant’Apollinare Nuovo in Ravenna, Italy 30 2 Saint Francis of Assisi (?–) 40 3 Saint Francis Xavier (–) 64 4 The colonnaded arcade around St Peter’s Square, Rome 67 5 A woodcut from Foxe’s Book of Martyrs () 70 6 The Altar of the Chair in St Peter’s Basilica, Rome