Session 5 Links

Edict of Worms (1521)

Text of the Edict of Worms

History of the Wartburg

How We Got the Bible

Extreme Reformers

Andreas Bodenstein von Karlstadt

Luther’s Reaction to the Changes in Wittenberg

Knights’ Revolt and Great Peasants’ War

Thomas Muentzer

Attitudes toward the Use of Force and Violence

Against the Robbing and Murdering Hordes of Peasants

The German Mass

The German Mass and Order of Divine Service

Luther and Music

Luther and the Church’s Song

Christmas in the Land of Luther

Parish Visitations

Visitations Begin in Saxony

The Saxon Visitation (1528): Insights for Contemporary Lutheran Church Life

Martin Luther’s Small Catechism

Martin Luther’s Large Catechism

Presentation of the Augsburg Confession

Historical Context of the Augsburg Confession

Philip Melanchthon: Confessor of the Faith

Luther’s Contribution to the Augsburg Confession

The Lutheran Princes

Germany during the Reformation

The Protest of the Princes

Marburg Colloquy

Ulrich Zwingli

The Evangelical Debate over the Person of Christ in the 16th Century: Luther and Zwingli at Marburg (1529)

The Presence of Christ’s Body and Blood in the Sacrament of the Altar according to Luther

Luther and the War against the Turks

The Augsburg Confession

The Diet of Augsburg

The Schmalkaldic League

The Schmalkaldic League:

The Smalcald Articles of Martin Luther

Politics and Religion in the Smalcald League

Luther’s Decline and Death

A History of the Life and Actions of the Very Reverend Dr. Martin Luther
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Luther’s Last Battles

Martin Luther’s Last Days and Final Thoughts

Luther’s Last Written Words

How Dr. Martin Luther Died

Three Funeral Sermons:

Funeral Sermon by Justas Jonas

Funeral Sermon by Wittenberg Pastor Johann Bugenhagen

Funeral Sermon by Philip Melanchthon

What Would Luther Say

Session 4 Links

Johannes Tetzel

Johann Tetzel’s Rebuttal against Luther’s Sermon on Indulgences and Grace

Jan Hus

Luther’s Attitude toward John Hus

Heidelberg Disputation, 1518

The Heidelberg Disputation

Luther’s Theology of the Cross

Luther and Prierias

Sylvester Prierias

Formal Legal Proceedings against Luther Begin in Rome rome/

Cardinal Cajetan

Tomasso de Vio (Cardinal) Cajetan

Luther Meets with Cajetan at Augsburg

Electoral Saxony (The Once and Never Kings)

Leipzig Debate

Johann Eck

Luther’s 1520 Treatises:

Treatise on Good Works

Treatise to the Christian Nobility of the German Nation

On the Babylonian Captivity of the Church

Concerning Christian Liberty

Luther’s Tower Experience

Exsurge Domine

Text of the Papal Bull Exsurge Domine

Bull Exsurge Domine Proclaimed in Rome

Diet of Worms

Charles V

Luther Appears before the Emperor at Worms

Session 3 Links

Pope Leo X

The Medici Family

St. Peter’s Basilica

The Roman Catholic Church in the Late Middle Ages


Roman Teachings about Indulgences

When Did Indulgences Begin?

John Tetzel

How Did Luther Come to Preach against Indulgences?

Image of an Indulgence

Frederick the Wise

Heroes and Saints of the Reformation: Frederick the Wise (1463-1525)

Religious Relics

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From St. Peter’s Bones to Severed Heads: Christian Relics on Display

Ninety-five Theses

Disputation of Doctor Martin Luther on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences

Blest Halloween!

Printing Press

Gutenberg’s Invention

“How Luther Went Viral”

What a Difference a Half Millennium Makes!

Session 2 Links

In the Monastery

The Flagellants

Of the Awful Judgment: for Awakening Fear in Oneself

Johann von Staupitz

Luther’s Trip to Rome

Rome and Romans – Martin Luther