The Freedom of a Christian
Perhaps no work of Martin Luther's so captures the revolutionary zeal and theological boldness of his vision as The Freedom of a Christian. Yet, it is not easily accessible today. Mark Tranvik's new translation of Luther's treatise brings alive the social, historical, and ecclesial context of Luther's treatise.
An informative Introduction that lays out the context of Luther's writing
A modern, student-friendly translation of the text of Luther's Letter to Pope Leo X and The Freedom of a Christian
Frequent headings to guide the student's reading and comprehension
Student-oriented notes to explain theological controversies and terms
A glossary of key theological and ecclesial terms
A map of Reformation Europe in the 16th Century
Ten black and white illustrations
A short For Further Reading list
This is the first of a set of student guides to key Reformation treatises by Martin Luther, concentrating on those most widely used in college settings.
Ediciones Sigueme, 9780800663117, 102pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2008