The life of evangelical churches and their spiritual leaders has been portrayed in some recent films and series. Can they help us start conversations?
The Dutchman's thought in seven simple steps.
“Christian history is often just a cultural decoration”, says German theologian Evi Rodemann in response to a Pew Research survey which confirms the rapid decline of Protestantism.
For the first time in the history of the country where the Reformation began, there are more Catholics than Protestants.
Did you know that a small group of Spaniards wrote a confession of faith in London after being exiled from their country?
“We lament this act of vandalism”, says the Italian Evangelical Alliance. The square was named in 2015 and is one of the signs of religious diversity in the Italian capital.
More than 100,000 spectators have seen the movie about the Reformer of Zurich in its first two weeks.
The Philatelic Commission honours the Protestant Reformation. 450 years later, the Reina-Valera Bible is one of the most printed books in the Spanish-speaking world.
The 2017 version of the Reformer’s translation is offered for free by the German Bible Society.
David Hilborn, Principal, St. John's College, explains how has the Reformation view of justification led to social and political reforms.
A rare copy of the first Bible to be printed in English has been auctioned. It is only the fourth copy to appear on the market since the 1970s.
The ‘Archetypes’ exhibition can be visited in Cambridge until December 2018. Artist Liviu Mocan expresses the “spiritual energy of the Reformation”.
A book review of Hans Boersma’s two volumes on the topic.
“500 years ago, a revolutionary monk changed the European civilisation forever”, channel ‘Cosmo’ says to introduce the German production.
The ceremony was attended by local and regional authorities. The President of the Andalusian Parliament highlighted the advances that the Reformation brought to the society.
The Mayoress of the city, Ada Colau, said: “This is an act of justice with Protestantism and with the city, which cannot deny that part of itself”.
Rationalism and its corresponding Protestant theology, Higher Criticism (or Historical Criticism), have created a theological and spiritual desert condemning European Protestantism to complete irrelevance.
How to overcome two fierce spiritual monsters.
The stamp will show the cover of the “Bear Bible”. The petition was first launched in early 2016 and denied, despite the support of many evangelical and secular organisations.
Five years ago, Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected Pope Francis.
The city of Terrassa dedicates a square to pastor Samuel Vila and his wife, highlighting his theological, literary, editorial and social work and their defense of religious freedom.
Christians aged 30-39 write about Jesus in a book addressed to their own generation. The money raised will go to an anti-trafficking organisation.
Like housing, social welfare provision is not just a financial problem; there are social and relational aspects to consider too.
In the last months, regional and local authorities have met evangelical representatives in several cities.
The rate is similar among Roman Catholics and Protestants. The 2017 Reformation commemorations have not had a deep impact, experts say.
This is not the story of a great man, but the story of a great God, who deeply loves miserable and tormented creatures like this monk.