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Master of Arts in Liturgical Studies
School of Theology and Seminary
Maxwell E. Johnson
This paper explores the practice of confirmation in Lutheran congregations of eastern Pennsylvania during the eighteenth century. Particular focus is given to the work of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, and a Lutheran confirmation liturgy from the 1786 Kirchen Agenda der Evangelisch Lutherischen Vereinigten Gemeinen in Nord America.
Bushkofsky, Dennis L., "Lutheran Confirmation in Eighteenth Century America" (1999). Graduate Papers/Theses. 853.
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