Lutherans apologize for persecution

Lutherans apologize for persecution

There are 1 comment on the The York Daily Record story from Aug 4, 2010, titled Lutherans apologize for persecution. In it, The York Daily Record reports that:

It was an emotional moment last month when a worldwide organization representing 70 million Lutherans issued an official apology for the cruel, 16th-century persecution of Anabaptists, asking forgiveness for their part in labeling the reformers as heretics and the violence they faced as a result.

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York, PA

#1 Aug 5, 2010
It's about time. We're been awaiting this for the last 400 years.(sarcasm) Most modern church goers have no knowledge of any church history, nor do they care.

Those of us who are true Anabaptists have long ago "buried the hatchet". It's biblical to forgive.

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