Some articles on christians, confessing christians, confessing:
... Therefore he dropped the extreme German Christians and tried to win moderate Confessing Christians and respected neutrals ... to unite with the official Evangelical Church of the old-Prussian Union, unless the heretic German Christians would quit it ... On 26 September, Confessing synodals from all over the Evangelical Church of the old-Prussian Union convened for the third old-Prussian Synod of Confession in the parish ...
... Wuppertal-Elberfeld, led by Hesse, resisted its closure and was accepted by the Confessing Church, which opened more preachers' seminaries (German Predigerseminar) of its own, such as the seminary in ... On 11 October 1934 the Confessing Church established in Achenbachstraße No ... On 1 December 1935 the Confessing Church opened its own Kirchliche Hochschule (KiHo, ecclesiastical college), seated in Berlin-Dahlem and Wuppertal-Elberfeld ...
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“There is not a Musselman alive who would not imagine that he was performing an action pleasing to God and his Holy Prophet by exterminating every Christian on earth, while the Christians are scarcely more tolerant on their side.”
—Denis Diderot (17131784)
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