Vatican, Lutheran officials call for joint study of Augsburg Confession
September 21, 2023
CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Kurt Koch, prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Christian Unity, and Rev. Anne Burghardt, head of the Lutheran World Federation, called for a joint Catholic-Lutheran reflection on the Augsburg Confession (1530).
The Confession’s 28 articles, drafted principally by Philipp Melanchthon, are the basic statement of Lutheran faith.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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