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'''Martin Luther''' was the foremost figure of the [[Reformation]] in [[Europe]]. Martin Luther was a pagan until he was caught in a thunderstorm, and out of fear gave his life to God and eventually realized the problems of the Catholic Church and changed the look of Christianity throughout the world and history.
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'''Martin Luther''' (10 November 1483 – 18 February 1546) was the foremost figure of the [[Reformation]] in [[Europe]] and founded [[Lutheranism]].
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He was born in Eisleben to a miner.
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In April 1523 he helped 12 nuns escape from a convent. He later married one of them, [[Katharina von Bora]], on June 13, 1525.  
  
 
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* [http://www.iclnet.org/pub/resources/text/wittenberg/wittenberg-home.html Project Wittenburg, an online collection of Lutheran resources]
 
* [http://www.iclnet.org/pub/resources/text/wittenberg/wittenberg-home.html Project Wittenburg, an online collection of Lutheran resources]
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* [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/09438b.htm New Advent Catholic Encyclopedia]
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Latest revision as of 21:21, 28 June 2010

Martin Luther (10 November 1483 – 18 February 1546) was the foremost figure of the Reformation in Europe and founded Lutheranism.

He was born in Eisleben to a miner.

In April 1523 he helped 12 nuns escape from a convent. He later married one of them, Katharina von Bora, on June 13, 1525.

References


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