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Christian History Issue #34: Martin Luther, The Early Years

Author Various
Narrator Kate Reading
Runtime 2.5 Hrs. - Unabridged
Publisher christianaudio
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Release Date September 6, 2005
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Issue# 34 Martin Luther: The Early Years – Follow the dramatic early years of Luther’s life as he came to a new understanding of justification by faith, nailed his 95 theses, and sparked the Protestant Reformation.
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A look at many different aspects of how Martin Luther became the Father of the Reformation.
Articles include:

  • The Accidental Revolutionary
    In his quest for spiritual peace, Luther had no idea he'd leave his world in turmoil.

  • Also:The Parents Luther Feared Disgracing
    Were they caring and firm—or so harsh they drove him to rebel against every authority in his life?

  • What Was Luther's World Like?
    The boy grew up in exciting, harsh, and violent times.

  • The Breakthrough
    When, where, and how did Luther make his astounding discovery of justification by faith?

  • Dr. Luther's Theology
    A young professor's startling insights into the graciousness of God.

  • Also: Protestants' Most-Famous Document
    What did Luther actually say in the 95 Theses?

  • The Decisive Documents of 1520
    After Luther published these three works, there was no turning back.

  • Luther's World

  • Colorful Sayings of Colorful Luther
    A sample of the reformer's wit and wisdom.

  • Preaching from the Print Shop
    If Luther hadn't used the new printing technology, would there have been a Reformation?

  • Also: Profit-Hungry Printers
    Luther suffered from them, too.

  • The Bible Translation that Rocked the World
    Luther's Bible introduced mass media, unified a nation, and set the standard for future translations.

  • The Gallery: Luther's Friends and Enemies
    Luther made plenty of both.

  • The Political Luther
    The reformer revolutionized more than people's views on the church.

  • Also: Luther's Political Nemesis

  • Luther's Political Allies

  • Fool in Rome
    As a young monk, Luther longed to see Rome. But his 1510 trip to the Holy City filled him with pain and doubt.

  • Legends About Luther
    Which are true? Which are not?