Daily Archives: 10 Nov 2019

Wars Are Never Fought by Those Who Start Them

But they should be. If a President sends troops into battle, he should be the first to go, with Congress right behind.

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Martin Luther Says…

Your words are so foolishly and ignorantly composed that I cannot believe you understand them. – Martin Luther

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‘Follow Me’ – Jesus

Via my bestie, Adam North.

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Zwingli’s Birthday Greeting to Luther

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Martin Luther Says…

You boast of possessing the Spirit, more than the apostles, and yet for years now have secretly prowled about and flung around your dung. Were you a true spirit you would at once have come forward and given proof of … Continue reading

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Martin Luther Says…

It is presumptuous for people who are as ignorant as you are not to take up the work of a herdsman. — Martin Luther

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Which Is It?

‘Church’ service or concert? You can’t tell the difference anymore can you.

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The Birth of Martin Luther…

Took place on 10 November, 1483. Luther tells the story of his origins thusly: Concerning my family background, no one can give more trustworthy information than the counts of Mansfeld. I believe that these nobles have enough of a name … Continue reading

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A Middle of the 17th Century Portrait of Luther- Because it’s His Birth-iversary

Via.

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On Luther’s Birthday- The Two Best Recent Bios

  If you’re looking for really very good very recent bios of Luther- you won’t do better than Volker Leppin’s or Herman Selderhuis’s.

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It’s Martin Luther’s Birth-iversary

Happy Birthday, Martin Luther! Einen Gruß an das Geburtstagskind: Heute vor 533 Jahren wurde Martin Luther geboren. Und fast 500 Jahre ist es her, dass der Urheber der Reformation seine 95 Thesen am Hauptportal der Schlosskirche in Wittenberg angeschlagen hat. … Continue reading

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