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Eisenach Conference
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[German Version]

After the end of the old Reich and the associated dissolution of the Corpus evangelicorum the regional churches (Landeskirchen) of the German Protestant church no longer had a joint representative body. Following controversies in the media about a new all-Protestant body and negotiations moderated by M.A. v. Bethmann Hollweg which took place after 1846 in Berlin between representatives of the regional churches, in 1850 a number of church authorities agreed upon regular conferences to discuss questions requiring un…

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Graf, Friedrich Wilhelm, “Eisenach Conference”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 27 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_04177>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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