HOME
The Info List - Loci Communes


--- Advertisement ---



Loci Communes or Loci communes rerum theologicarum seu hypotyposes theologicae (Latin for Common Places in Theology or Fundamental Doctrinal Themes) was a work by the Lutheran
Lutheran
theologian Philipp Melanchthon published in 1521[1] (other, modified editions produced in the life of the author occurred in: 1535, 1543 and 1559). Martin Luther said of it that "Next to Holy Scripture, there is no better book," and its existence is a common reason given for why Luther never wrote a systematic theology of his own. In an overture to the English king, Henry VIII, to gain the English crown as converts to Lutheran protestantism, Philipp Melanchthon
Philipp Melanchthon
provided a dedication to the king in one of his printed editions.[2] The book lays out Christian doctrine by discussing the "leading thoughts" from the Epistle to the Romans, and these thoughts were intended to guide the reader to a proper understanding of the Bible
Bible
in general. References[edit]

^ Diarmaid MacCulloch, The Reformation, Penguin Books, 2005, p. 140. ^ McKim, Donald K., Philip Melanchthon and the English Reformation, Church History, 2007

See also[edit]

Loci Theologici

External links[edit]

Loci Communes belonging to Phil Slattery of Corpus Christi, Texas Pages from a Loci Communes published by Theodosius Fabricius (Theodor Faber) and printed by Paul Donat in Magdeburg in 1595.

This article relating to Lutheranism
Lutheranism
is a stub. You can help by expandi

.

Time at 25409453.783333, Busy percent: 30
***************** NOT Too Busy at 25409453.783333 3../logs/periodic-service_log.txt
1440 = task['interval'];
25409906.466667 = task['next-exec'];
25408466.466667 = task['last-exec'];
daily-work.php = task['exec'];
25409453.783333 Time.

10080 = task['interval'];
25418546.516667 = task['next-exec'];
25408466.516667 = task['last-exec'];
weekly-work.php = task['exec'];
25409453.783333 Time.

1440 = task['interval'];
25409906.55 = task['next-exec'];
25408466.55 = task['last-exec'];
PeriodicStats.php = task['exec'];
25409453.783333 Time.

1440 = task['interval'];
25409906.566667 = task['next-exec'];
25408466.566667 = task['last-exec'];
PeriodicBuild.php = task['exec'];
25409453.783333 Time.

1440 = task['interval'];
25409906.566667 = task['next-exec'];
25408466.566667 = task['last-exec'];
cleanup.php = task['exec'];
25409453.783333 Time.

1440 = task['interval'];
25409906.75 = task['next-exec'];
25408466.75 = task['last-exec'];
build-sitemap-xml.php = task['exec'];
25409453.783333 Time.