Date of Award
Master of Sacred Theology (STM)
Scripture References in this Resource
Galatians 1:17; Galatians 1:18; Galatians 1:21; Galatians 2:1; Galatians 2:11; Romans 15:19; Luke 1:1-4; Acts 1:1; 2 Corinthians 11:24-33; Acts 17:18; Acts 12:1-19; Acts 12:20-23; Acts 12:24-25; Acts 11:27-30; Acts 12:1-24; Luke 18:12; Acts 25:1-6; Acts 24:27; Acts 20:16; Acts 24:24; Acts 24:10; Acts 28:16
When one studies the writings of Dr. Walther in the field of the doctrine of the Church and the Ministry, one cannot fail to notice his peculiar approach to this locus of theology. In employing the word 'peculiar; we do so advisedly. In a certain sense, he expresses the same doctrine proclaimed by the martyrs of apostolic days. In this respect, Walther is ecumenical, not peculiarly original. On the other hand, placing his theories beside the theories of his contemporaries, we must admit that Walther is an exception to the rule.
Streufert, Waldemar, "The Doctrine Of The Church and Ministry According to Dr. Walther, in Relation to the Romanizing Tendencies Within The Lutheran Church" (1942). Master of Sacred Theology Thesis. 469.
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