Life of Luther is more than a beautifully reproduced collector’s item; it’s an historic and comprehensive biography of early Christianity’s most influential leader of the Protestant Reformation, Martin Luther.
Controversial and visionary, Luther’s life is revealed in this rare presentation of his work as an educator and church leader. From his birth and childhood, to his religious education, and the events leading up to the Protestant Reformation, you will discover the views and experiences that led to his excommunication by the Pope in 1520. Correspondence and accounts shed further light on Luther’s defiant translation of the Bible from Latin to the language of the common man.
This unique biography is reproduced from an 1850 American Sunday School Union (now the American Missionary Fellowship) original, and in it you will be introduced to the pivotal life of this enigmatic man before, during, and after one of Christianity’s defining events.
Maybe you’ve never been a part of the Catholic Church and are not really sure how this affects your life. Take a moment to read from the passage below about things really were in Luther’s day for all church-goers. See the world as it had become before he took a stand against the sinful predatory practices that the church had come to stand for… Before the release of his 95 Theses, a document that forced people toreconsider everything they knew and practiced and to begin to once again recognize the blood sacrifice that Christ made for us all. Continue Reading →