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Augs'burg Confes'sion




the statement of beliefs and doctrines of the Lutherans, formulated by Melanchthon and endorsed by the Lutheran princes, which was presented at the Diet of Augsburg in 1530 and which became the chief creed of the Lutheran Church. Also called Augustan Confession.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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