Item description for Luther's Works, Volume 52: Sermons II (Luthers Works - Augsburg #52) by Hans J. Hillerbrand, Helmut T. Lehmann & Martin Luther...
Overview Martin Luther observed on one occasion that "the Postil is the very best book I ever wrote". Luther wrote the Postil during his exile on the Wartburg between 1521 and 1522. Intended to provide homiletical material to be used by ministers in the exposition of the gospel, it does not contain actual sermons preached by Luther, but sermon guides, homilies written by him for other preachers. This volume includes selections from the Christmas Postil, specifically sermons on the gospel lessons for Christmas Eve, the Early Christmas Service, the Main Christmas Service, St. Stephen's Day, the Sunday after Christmas, New Year's Day, and the Festival of the Epiphany.
Publishers Description This volume includes selections from the Christmas Postil, specifically sermons on the Gospel lessons for Christmas Eve, the Early Christmas Service, St. Stephen's Day, the Sunday after Christmas, New Year's Day, and the Festival of the Epiphany.
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Studio: Fortress Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6" Height: 0.88" Weight: 1.36 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 1974
Publisher Fortress Press
Series Luthers Works - Augsburg
Series Number 52
ISBN 0800603524 ISBN13 9780800603526
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More About Hans J. Hillerbrand, Helmut T. Lehmann & Martin Luther
Hans J. Hillerbrand is Professor and Chair, Department of Religion, Duke University, North Carolina. He specializes in the Reformation and the history of modern Christianity. He has written or edited some eleven books, including the standard work The Protestant Reformation (1968), and some forty articles. He served as editor-in-chief of the four-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation (1996), which won the Roland H. Bainton Prize for reference works, and The Encyclopedia of Protestantism (2003). In 2000 he became president of the American Society of Church History.
Hans J. Hillerbrand has an academic affiliation as follows - Duke University.
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