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James Swan
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Concerning the Prevention of Boredom During Sermons That Are All Too Long.
Her'e's a tidbit from Jerome Weller's, Luther's Guide for the Proper Study of Theology , 1561. Weller was a pupil and friend of Luther. The document is a short read (7 pages), but has some interesting tips, and even some humorous stuff. For instance: Fifth:...
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Luther Admitted He Was Not Following the Rules of Language When He Translated Romans 3:28?
Here's a Martin Luther-tidbit from one of Rome's defenders on the CARM boards : You do realize that Luther admits that he didn't add the word alone due to the rules of language but because he said that is what Paul meant to say. That's Luther's own admissio...
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Calvin: Arrested and Imprisoned Jerome Bolsec, Then Wanted Him “Rotting in a Ditch"?
Here's a tidbit from a blog entry entitled, John Calvin: Heresy Hunter with an Axe to Grind : In addition to Servetus, Jerome Bolsec was arrested and imprisoned for challenging Calvin during a lecture, then banished from the city. Calvin wrote privately ab...
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Did Martin Luther repent before he died?
I came across an article from Catholic Say entitled, Did Martin Luther repent before he died?  The primary information given was by Tom Nash , a research associate from Ave Maria Radio. Here's what was posted: Did Martin Luther repent before he died? May 11...
Did Martin Luther repent before he died?
Did Martin Luther repent before he died?
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Here's a brief Luther discussion from the CARM boards . I keep a record of these things because they eventually disappear. Theo1689 Senior Member Join Date:   Dec 2009 Posts:   47208 #1 Humility 04-26-17, 10:40 PM "No man can be thoroughly humbled until he ...
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Luther: Should a tyrant succeed in destroying the Holy Scriptures and only a single copy of the Epistle to the Romans and the Gospel according to John escape him, Christianity would be saved.
A fellow blogger  sent me the following quote attributed to Martin Luther: Luther is reported to have said that if a tyrant succeeded in destroying the Holy Scriptures and only a single copy of the Epistle to the Romans and of the Gospel of John escaped him...
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Luther Preferred Islam to Papism? The Turks Exhibit Greater Devotion Than Christ?
Luther preferred Islam over the Papacy? Luther commended their devotion as being above and beyond that of Jesus Christ?  I came across the following comment left on an old entry from the What's Wrong with The World website: When it comes to seeing Islam as ...
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Thank You For Visiting!
Sometime today, this blog will have had over two million page views. I do realize that there are other blogs and websites that easily surpass this milestone in a much quicker time.  Considering though what the subject matter here typically is, this statisti...
Thank You For Visiting!
Thank You For Visiting!
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Luther Believed Mary Was Crowned Queen of Heaven?
Here's one from a discussion board  in which Luther is purported to have believed Mary was " crowned Queen of Heaven " and made sure to have it " carved on his grave ." ....we Catholics do believe that Mary was crowned Queen of Heaven. I respect that you do...
Luther Believed Mary Was Crowned Queen of Heaven?
Luther Believed Mary Was Crowned Queen of Heaven?
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Martin Luther's Pride in Exhaling Himself Above the Church Fathers
I was reviewing and revising one of my older blog entries in which Luther claimed he was superior to Augustine and Ambrosius  (this entry also). I followed an old link back to a now defunct web-page making the same claim and also adding a number of other Lu...
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