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A concise commentary, highly useful as an accompaniment to the reading of the Augsburg Confession itself. All who are interested in the doctrinal traditions of the Lutheran Church can find here the means to increase their theological and historical understanding of the text. The theological perspective of the Augsburg Confession is made clear by comparisons with the writin ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published March 1st 1987 by Augsburg Fortress Publishing
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This book was truly a fantastic summary and discussion of the Augsburg Confession and Lutheran theology. Grane is fairly concise and very readable. Although he's dealing with heavy theological issues, the book never felt like a chore to read or understand. Each chapter provides the text of one article from the Augsburg Confession, followed by some textual notes, concluding with a summary (some lengthy, some not) of the material covered. The author goes into great detail, explaining why certain w ...more