This blog post is an excerpt from Sincerely, Luther, our forthcoming set of fictional letters from Luther's perspective.
For our devotional reading on the anniversary of Martin Luther’s death, we turn to Luther: Biography of a Reformer.
This prayer has been well loved by the church for years. Luther’s words accompany many of us each night as we talk with God. As Lutherans, we learn this prayer in childhood.
Luther's morning prayer has been well loved by the church for years. Luther’s words accompany many of us each morning as we talk with God.
Martin Luther had a lot to say about a lot of things. The poor man even ate dinner with people sitting around taking notes every time he spoke. As a result of Luther saying so much for so long, Luther quotes can often be apocryphal in nature. When I hear one of these quotes, I like to say, “Well that certainly sounds like something Luther could have said, and maybe he should have said it, but he actually never did, as far as we know.”