Archive for November, 2016

November 20

November 20

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November 20 – 1531 = Anna Bullinger left behind to house 30 Romanist soldiers Matthew 24:20 Pray that your flight may not be in winter or on a Sabbath. Anna Adlischweiler was a nun before she married Henry Bullinger and became Anna Bullinger.  She was one of only two women left in the nunnery in Zurich, […]

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November 19

November 19

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November 19 – 1590 = Jerome Zanchius dies Ephesians 1:4-5 even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love he predestined us for adoption through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will, Jerome Zanchius was a reformer from Italy.  […]

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November 18

November 18

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November 18 – 1534 = Poille the bricklayer martyred in Paris for believing the gospel Romans 14:11 for it is written, “As I live, says the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess1 to God.” The gospel of the Reformation freed people from the false idea that they were saved by […]

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November 17

November 17

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November 17 – 1523 = Zwingli’s Short Christian Instruction Mark 1:15 and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.” Ulrich Zwingli was mainly responsible for the Reformation in Zurich.  He had taught straight through the book of Matthew and people had begun to understand […]

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November 16

November 16

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November 16 -1894 = Death of James McCosh Psalm 19:2 Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. James McCosh was a Scottish minister in the Church of Scotland, but left to help found the Free Church of Scotland in 1843.  He was an intellectual man and gifted in teaching and took […]

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November 15

November 15

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November 15 – 1541 = Margaret Blaurer dies of the plague. Romans 16:1 I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servant of the church at Cenchreae, The Reformation was not just moved forward by pastors or even men.  Many women stand tall in the annals of Church History.  Perhaps none stand taller than Margaret Blaurer.  […]

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November 14

November 14

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November 14 – 1528 = Confession of East Friesland Preachers Ephesians 6:14 Stand therefore, having fastened on the belt of truth, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness, Early in the Reformation on the German and Netherland boarder the Reformed church flourished.  It was led by Geogrius Aportanus, who worked in Emden and had the […]

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November 13

November 13

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November 13 – 1618 = Synod of Dort opens Acts 15:28 For it has seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us to lay on you no greater burden than these requirements: November 13, 1618 the Synod of Dort opened.  It was called by the government of the Netherlands to help fix the rift in […]

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November 12

November 12

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November 12 – 1562 = Peter Martyr Vermigli dies. Hebrews 4:10 for whoever has entered God’s rest has also rested from his works as God did from his. Peter Martyr Vermigli is a reformer that is often forgotten.  Perhaps because he was never associated with one place like Zwingli or Calvin.  Vermigli was the learned Reformer […]

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November 11

November 11

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November 11 – 1620 = Mayflower Compact signed Acts 23:1 And looking intently at the council, Paul said, “Brothers, I have lived my life before God in all good conscience up to this day.” “Having undertaken for the glory of God and the advancement of the Christian faith and honor of our king country, a voyage […]

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