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What reforms did Erasmus seek for the church?

Owen Chadwick, in his book The Reformation, gives a few lists of the vices Erasmus saw in the church: Erasmus was not fired by a reforming passion or zeal. But his sensible and scholarly nose was ...
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Which was the first Roman Catholic hymnal to include Martin Luther's "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God"?

The Hymnal Worship II, published in 1975 by GIA, and widely used in the Archdiocese of Chicago, includes an English translation of Luther's German paraphrase of Psalm 46 (Vulgate No. 45) in two ...
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Was there ever a "Martin Luther" or a reformation in the Eastern Orthodox Church?

I don’t know if the Council of Chalcedon (AD 451) is relevant, but it’s worth mentioning that the at this meeting, equal honour was assigned to the Church of Constantinople and the Church of Rome. The ...
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Did anyone who was a part of the Counter reformation consider Luther to be the Antichrist?

There was no significant attempt to portray Luther as the Antichrist. For most of the Counter-Reformation, he was dead, and other Protestant leaders were appearing all over Europe, often disagreeing ...
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What effect did the Reformation have inside the Catholic Church?

What effect did the Reformation have inside the Catholic Church? The Protestant Reformation got on it way when Martin Luther posted his Ninety-five Theses (Disputation on the Power and Efficacy of ...
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Was there ever a "Martin Luther" or a reformation in the Eastern Orthodox Church?

There is the iconoclast controversy which did not really take root as a durable movement within Eastern Orthodoxy. See: Byzantine Iconoclasm (Wikipedia).
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