Some had the custom of receiving the Eucharist daily, some twice a week, some on the Lord's day, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, some only on the Lord's Day.
More Quotes from Martin Chemnitz:And for this reason He assumed our nature, that in that nature, which was under the Law, satisfaction and fulfillment might be made.
As however the ancients say that in case of necessity any Christian lay person can administer the sacrament of Baptism, so Luther says the same thing about absolution in case of necessity, where no priest is present.
And there is a difference between the essence of a Sacrament and its use.
For we can affirm with a good conscience that we have, after reading the Holy Scripture, applied ourselves and yet daily apply ourselves to the extent that the grace of the Lord permits to inquiry into and investigation of the consensus of the true and purer antiquity.
Thus first of all in His own person He sanctified, restored, and blessed human nature.
Long and acrimonious was the controversy between the later Greek theologians and the Latin church regarding the procession of the Holy Spirit.
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