The Christiandenomination based on the beliefs and doctrines developed by Martin Luther and his immediate followers.
Origin of lutheranism
Eponym from Martin Luther.
Lutheranism Sentence Examples
Schmalkalden, drawn up by Luther in 1536, Luther's catechisms, and the Formula of Concord which was an attempt to settle doctrinal divisions promulgated in 1580, sum up what is called " the confessional theology of Lutheranism."
Lutheranism began to run so strongly in Denmark as to threaten to whirl away every opposing obstacle.
Of less influence in the subsequent history of Lutheranism, but of interest as used by Archbishop Parker in the preparation of the Elizabethan articles of 1563, is the confession of Wurttemberg.