A Treatise on the Power and Primacy of the Pope

Philipp MELANCHTHON (1497 - 1560), translated by Friedrich BENTE (1858 - 1930) and W. H. T. DAU (1864 - 1944)

The Treatise on the Power and Primacy of the Pope (1537) (Latin, Tractatus de Potestate et Primatu Papae), The Tractate for short, is the seventh Lutheran credal document of the Book of Concord. Philip Melanchthon, its author, completed it on February 17, 1537 during the assembly of princes and theologians in Smalcald. (Introduction by Wikipedia)

Genre(s): Christianity - Other

Language: English

Group: Christian Book of Concord (Concordia)

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Summary & Article 1 (1-30) Jonathan Lange
00:18:35
Play 02 Articles 2 & 3 (31-59) Jonathan Lange
00:14:45
Play 03 The Power and Jurisdiction of Bishops (60-82) Jonathan Lange
00:18:29