1. General Term: Luther, Martin (1483-1546)
initiator of the Protestant Reformation . In the year
1517, outraged by the sale of indulgences by the Catholic Church (see
Reformation), Luther, posted on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenburg,
Germany, his now-famous 95 theses. In the
2. God, Humanity and the Cosmos Topic: An Introduction to Divine Action: Isaac ...
its occasional reformation ;
occasional spiritual intrusions in human affairs through the
agency of natural phenomena (e.g., comets and epidemics);
It is especially
interesting to note that Newton himself
3. God, Humanity and the Cosmos Topic: Law, Chance and Divine Action
in need of
occasional reformation , as Newton did (see An
Introduction to Divine action: Isaac Newtons God ), because physics no
longer sees the problem he found with the stability of planetary orbits. Polkinghorne
4. Maddox Bibliography Topic: 1. Broad Western Christian Engagements
and Science: A
Radical Reformation Perspective . Kitchener, Ontario: Pandora Press, 1997.
Nichols, Terence L. The Sacred Cosmos: Christian
Faith and the Challenge of Naturalism . Grand Rapids, MI: Brazos Press,
5. Maddox Bibliography Topic: IV. Historical Treatments of Interaction between ...
and Theology in the
Reformation : Interpretations of Astronomical Observation in Sixteenth-Century
Germany . New York: T&T Clark, 2008.
OLeary, Don. Roman Catholicism and Modern Science: A
History . New York:
6. Neuroscience Topic: The Person in Christian Theology
continued at least until the Reformation .
One response to this recognition was a call to purify theology
of its Greek accretions, and to return to the original Hebraic
understanding of Jesus and his significance. This movement has
7. Physics Topic: The Theology of Providence
and well into the Protestant Reformation . Questions
about human freedom and the reality of evil were seen more as
problems requiring serious theological attention than as reasons
for abandoning belief in Gods universal agency.
The rise of
8. Resources: CTNS Recommended: Intermediate Level
and Science: A Radical Reformation Perspective . (Kitchener, Ontario: Pandora, 1997). ISBN: 0969876246.
Numbers, Ronald. Darwinism
(Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, 1998). ISBN:
9. Resources: Bibliography for Murphy on Neuroscience
Williams, The Radical Reformation
(Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1962), 580-592.
Neil Gillman, The Death of Death, 137, 238.
quoted by Lee Hotz, in "An Inner Connection to God? Team Studies How
10. Genetics Topic: James Peterson
sources over another. The Reformation was rooted in sola scriptura, but
this was never scripture alone. It was rather scripture first, interpreted in
the light of tradition, reason, and experience. So with that in mind, let us