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Post by ChrisMS » October 12th, 2017, 2:27 am

History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Volume 2 by J H Merle d'Aubigné (1794-1872). Translated by Henry Beveridge (1837 - 1929)

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The History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, by Jean-Henri Merle d’Aubigné, is a classic work on the great events that re-opened the Christian gospel to a needy world. It tells of how the twenty-year-old Martin Luther, browsing through books in the library at the University of Erfurt, takes down from the shelf a particular volume that has caught his interest. He has never seen anything like it. It is a Bible! He is astonished to find in this volume so much more than the fragments of gospels and epistles that were selected for public reading in churches. He had believed that these constituted all there was of the word of God. But here he has discovered, in its entirety, the inspired book from which they came. And it was this discovery, in a dusty university library, that changed the course of history.

D’Aubigné tells the story of outstanding people who had a love for God and his word, and who dared to present biblical truths which had been obscured for centuries. The book has helped and encouraged Christians through difficult times, and given them an understanding of the background from which our freedom in the faith has come.

The author was a Swiss Protestant pastor. He was also a historian with a great understanding of the Bible, along with a broad and deep knowledge of the Reformation. This great work of his is made up of five volumes. Volume 2, the subject of this recording, comprises four books which follow on from Books 1 to 4 contained in the first volume. They are: Book 5 – The Discussion of Leipsic, 1519; Book 6 – The Bull of Rome, 1520; Book 7 – The Diet of Worms, 1521 (January - May); Book 8 – The Swiss (1484-1522).

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Early Modern, Christianity - Other

Language: English
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Post by fiddlesticks » October 12th, 2017, 6:05 am

Checking in as DPL :clap:
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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » October 12th, 2017, 5:31 pm

Chris,
Happy to MC this for you. I'll get your MW set up.
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Post by ChrisMS » October 14th, 2017, 7:21 am

Many thanks Tiffany and MaryAnn - will make a start soon. :D
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Post by ChrisMS » October 16th, 2017, 10:22 am

Just got started with Reformation Volume 2! Section 1 ready for PL please.
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Post by fiddlesticks » October 17th, 2017, 1:58 pm

Snd chapter 1 is PL OK!
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Post by ChrisMS » October 19th, 2017, 7:31 am

Section 2 (Book 5 Chapter 2) now ready for PL.
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Post by ChrisMS » October 25th, 2017, 9:58 am

Section 3 (Book 5 Chapter 3) now ready for PL.
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Post by fiddlesticks » October 27th, 2017, 10:15 pm

2 and 3 are PL OK!
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Post by ChrisMS » November 6th, 2017, 2:13 am

Section 4 (Book 5 Chapter 4) now ready for PL.
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Post by fiddlesticks » November 9th, 2017, 4:24 pm

Section 4 is PL OK.
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Post by ChrisMS » November 11th, 2017, 6:09 am

Section 5 now ready for PL.
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Post by fiddlesticks » November 11th, 2017, 1:33 pm

Section 5 is PL OK!
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Post by ChrisMS » November 26th, 2017, 9:23 am

Section 6 now ready for PL.
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Post by fiddlesticks » November 27th, 2017, 5:08 pm

Section 6 is PL OK
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