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Tappert, Theodore Gerhardt

(May 5, 1904–December 25, 1973). B. Meriden, Connecticut; educ. Wagner Coll., Staten Is., New York, and Lutheran Theol. Sem., Mount Airy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Ordained ULC 1930. Prof. Lutheran Theol. Sem., Mount Airy. Tr. and ed. in collaboration with others, The Book of Concord. Coed. and cotr. The Journals of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg. Tr. and ed. M. Luther's Letters of Spiritual Counsel. Jt. tr. A. H. Böhmer's Der junge Luther (Eng. title Road to Reformation). Ed. The Lutheran Quarterly; Lutheran World Review; Lutheran Confessional Theology in America 1840–1880; Selected Writings of Martin Luther. Tr. Here We Stand (from the Ger. of H. Sasse). Other works include The Church Through the Ages; “Christology and Lord's Supper in the Perspective of History,” A Reexamination of Lutheran and Reformed Traditions, II: Christology, The Lord's Supper and Its Observance in the Church, pp. 21–35; The Church in the Changing World; The Lord's Supper: Past and Present Practices.

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