Happy Birthday, Martin Chemnitz!

In honor of the commemoration of Martin Chemnitz’s birth today, we’ve posted below another excerpt from the recently released Chemnitz’s Works: Church Order describing daily worship in cloister schools (pre-seminaries).

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An Excerpt from Faith and Act

Faith and Act: The Survival of Medieval Ceremonies in the Lutheran Reformation presents Ernst Walter Zeeden’s classic study of how medieval church practices continued and developed within Lutheran church orders. Zeeden offers readers a unique perspective of how faith influences the act of worship. Historians of liturgy and theology will discover insights and important continuity(…)

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