The political theories of Martin Luther. by Luther Hess Waring

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .

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  • Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 -- Political and social views,
  • Political science -- History,
  • Church and state,
  • State, The

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Bibliography: p. 283-289.

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LC ClassificationsJC141.L8 W3 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 293 p.
Number of Pages293
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Open LibraryOL5608389M
LC Control Number68015837

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This study was undertaken in the preparation of a thesis on Martin Luther's Political Reforms of Germany in part fulfilment of the work required by the George Washington University for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The character of Luther's political thought --The implications of Luther's theological revolution --The Zwei-Reiche- and Zwei-Regimente-Lehre --Temporal government and the state --Law in the temporal regiment --natural law, civil laws --Luther's teaching on political.

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See also Luther’s letter to Georg Spalatin (Janu ) on resources for Bible reading, Martin Luther, Luther: Letters of Spiritual Counsel, trans.

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