The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Reformed Formula

Yes (By Guy S. Edmiston, Jr., Bishop, Lower Susquehanna Synod)

During 1962 two unrelated events occurred that would affect my life. I was ordained by the United Lutheran Church in America, and dialogues were initiated between Lutheran and Reformed churches in North America.

No (By Paull E. Spring, Bishop, Northwestern Pennsylvania Synod)

I'm committed to the unity of the church. I recognize that the Reformed churches share with Lutherans a common Reformation heritage regarding the primacy of God's grace. I know that in Europe it is now possible for Lutheran and Reformed churches to deepen their relationships, both in teaching and in practice.

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