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Reformed Alliance
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The Reformierter Bund, or Reformed Alliance, was founded at Marburg, Germany, in 1884 as a free association of churches, congregations, and individuals. The first statutes stated its aim as the preserving and promoting of the Reformed church in doctrine, worship, and constitution. The main thrust of its work initially was to foster theological literature and education, for example, by means of study centers at Halle, Erlangen, and Göttingen, and later through a school of theology at Elberfeld (1928). After World War I it increasingly…

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Guhrt, Joachim, “Reformed Alliance”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 22 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_R.21>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512

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