The Grossm?nster (Cathedral), Zurich
Ulrich Zwingli, the leader of the Swiss Reformation, taught at the Grossm?nster in Zurich. After he died, Heinrich Bullinger continued teaching Reformed doctrine from the cathedral. Activities at the Grossm?nster lead to Zurich becoming the center of the Reformation in Switzerland.
|Zurich||Towers of the Grossm?nster||Towers of the Grossm?nster|
|Zurich||Square named for the Grossm?nster||Square named for Zwingli|
|Statue of Heinrich Bullinger, who continued Reformed teaching at the Grossm?nster after Zwingli's death||Outsde the Grossm?nster||The bronze doors outside the Grossm?nster were designed by Otto M?nch. This door is decorated with scenes from Bible stories.|
|Quotation by Ulrich Zwingli over M?nch's bronze doors|
|Panels depicting biblical scenes from M?nch's bronze doors|
|The bronze doors outside the Grossm?nster were designed by Otto M?nch. This door is decorated with scenes from the history of the Reformation.|
|Panels depicting scenes from the Reformation on M?nch's bronze doors|
Ulrich Zwingli (1484 ? 1531): Swiss reformer who came to understand that believers were saved by faith rather than by works, through his study of the Greek New Testament. He served as the pastor of the Grossm?nster, and lead Zurich to becoming a reformed city.
Heinrich Bullinger (1504 ? 1575): Served as the pastor of the Grossm?ster after Zwingli, continuing to teach Reformed doctrine. He also helped in drafting the Second Helvetic Confession of 1566.
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