Steve Weidenkopf is a Lecturer of Church History at the Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College in Alexandria, Virginia. He is the author of The Glory of the Crusades and is the creator and co-author of Epic: A Journey through Church History as well as the author and presenter of The Early Church.
Steve served as the Director of the Office of Marriage & Family Life for the Archdiocese of Denver and as an advisor to Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.
He has his Master of Arts in Theological Studies from the Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College in Alexandria, Virginia and received his Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, in International Relations from Syracuse University in Syracuse, N.Y.
Luther and Calvin: Reformers or Revolutionaries?
The standard narrative of the Protestant Reformation says that, by the sixteenth century, greed and immorality had corrupted the Catholic Church, and only the heroism of Martin Luther and John Calvin saved the true Christian Faith. These men are portrayed as authentic reformers, but is that the real story? Steve Weidenkopf dismantles the myths about Luther and Calvin to show what they wrought was not reform but revolution.