We are in 1528 and now taking a quick look up in East Friesland with a little back ground on the main authors.
The 1528 disputation in Bern is upon us. The Reformation moves forward and a brief introduction to a soon to be important player on the scene.
Setting the stage for the next big development in the Reformation in Switzerland. Taking a look at Bern, Basle, St. Gall, and Schaffhausen. The Reformation readying to pounce.
The Anabaptists are spreading out from Zurich to St. Gall, to Strasbourg, and even returning to Zurich. The Reformation continues to oppose as we see how they invaded Strasbourg and the reaction to them there and in a few other places.
The year 1526 also saw the opening salvo of controversy concerning the Lord’s Supper. Against the Fanatics marks the beginning of a long controversy that splits the Reformation. This podcast is a quick look at the reasons Luther goes to war against the Swiss Reformed.
The Swiss gather to debate the Reformation. Eck vs. Oecolampadius. Faber vs. Haller. It is an epic showdown and the results are debated today. But the disputation and the way it was handled has some lessons for us today.
In 1525 Ulrich Zwingli and the people of Grossmunster started a training school known as the Prophezei. It was something that the Reformation did as it moved. A quick look at the school and the lesson of the importance of teaching the next generation that endures for us today.