A Luther for Millennials

Posted October 26, 2017 5:47 am by Editor

Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World
is the latest addition to Eric Metaxas’s pantheon of Protestant heroes—a worthwhile project, especially for millennials like me, who lose so many role models to deconstruction and disenchanting “wokeness.” Metaxas ascribes to his subject as many heroic qualities as he can: This Luther is a tortured genius, a holy man, a comedian, a world-class scholar, and Christ’s fourteenth apostle all at once. The book synthesizes these many personas through a tight focus on Luther’s personal viewpoint, drawing heavily on his writings and taking his commentary on the world as

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