Luther’s Re-Formation?

Posted November 1, 2017 2:44 am by John Paul Meenan, Editor

Today’s 500th anniversary of the ‘Reformation’ is a rather arbitrary one, based on the legend, perhaps apocryphal, that Martin Luther’s defiantly nailed his ’95 theses’, questioning indulgences amongst other things, to the door of All Saints’ Church in Wittenberg on the vigil of its eponymous solemnity. The young Augustinian monk, who was prone to theatrical displays, may well have thought that his proclamation would be fittingly placed on a church named after those saved souls, most of whom had taken advantage of indulgences, and other Catholic disciplines, to help in their journey to heaven.
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