The Smalcald Articles and the Power and Primacy of the Pope
This reader’s edition offers you the chance to read and study “The Smalcald Articles” and “The Power and Primacy of the Pope”, learning about their historical significance.
You will find a comprehensive introduction and explanation of why and how these treatises were written. “The Smalcald Articles” clearly establish the differences between Romanism and Lutheranism. “The Power and Primacy of the Pope” is helpful for the proper understanding of the role of bishops and pastors in the Church today.
This edition also features woodcuts of historical figures and events from the time of the Reformation.
The Concordia Reader's Edition of “The Smalcald Articles” and “The Power and Primacy of the Pope” is taken from the popular Reader's Edition of the Book of Concord, the best-selling edition of the Book of Concord in English.