Identify similarities and differences in creeds (fill in the table Catholic, Lutheran, Calvin, and Anglican)
November 15, 2020
|Features of the doctrine of the salvation of the soul
||The salvation of the soul lies through the church (following the commandments, doing good deeds, confessing to the priests).
||Salvation is bestowed on man directly by God.
||Before birth, God divided people into two categories.
Some were destined for “salvation”, or heavenly
bliss, others for “destruction” – hell and torment.
|You can save your soul through the church.
|The role of priests
||Only priests can interpret the Bible and forgive sins.
||The priests only explain the Bible.
||Preachers keep an eye on morality.
||The role of priests (to interpret the Bible and forgive sins) has been preserved.
|Rule of power
|The language of worship
|Relation to the wealth of the
|Positive (rich interior decoration of
|Negative (Lutheran temples were distinguished by their modesty and simplicity).
||Negative (the profit received could not be spent on luxury and idleness).
||Positive (rich interior decoration of
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