Resources on Martin Luther

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Mary & Her Baby: Luther’s View Article by Martin Luther https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/mary-and-her-baby-luthers-view Article by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Nativity , History , Church History Source: Christian History Institute This article offers quotations from Martin Luther on the nativity, Mary, and the birth of Christ. Luther: The Daily Gift of New Life Devotional by Martin E. Marty https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/luther-the-daily-gift-of-new-life Devotional by Martin E. Marty Topics: The New Birth , Baptism , Repentance , Death Source: Christian History Institute Martin Marty discusses Martin Luther's concept of the new birth as a daily practice of repentance and new commitment "to live before God in righteousness and purity forever.” Powerful Preaching Article by Martin Luther https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/powerful-preaching Article by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Preaching , Reformation , Hermeneutics Source: Christian History Institute Martin Luther preached an estimated 4,000 sermons (some 2,300 have survived). He also lectured and wrote commentaries on numerous books of the Bible. Here is Roland Bainton’s translation of Luther’s exposition of Genesis 22. ‘This is the Christ’ Song/Hymn by Martin Luther http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/154392045625/this-is-the-christ-luthermccracken Song/Hymn by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Christmas , Hymn , Music Source: Global Worship Three recordings of Martin Luther's Christmas hymn "Vom Himmel hoch" (From Heaven Above), retuned by Sandra McCracken as "This Is the Christ." Also includes excerpts from Christmas sermons by Luther. Whether One May Flee From A Deadly Plague Book Quote by Martin Luther https://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2020/may-web-only/martin-luther-plague-pandemic-coronavirus-covid-flee-letter.html Book Quote by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther Source: Christianity Today This article is a full transcript of the reformer Martin Luther's letter, "Whether One May Flee From A Deadly Plague," in which Luther famously advises Christians on what their obligations are during a pandemic like COVID-19. Thoughts on Thanksgiving Song/Hymn by Henri Nouwen http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/153612919240/in-the-messianic-era-all-sacrifices-will-be Song/Hymn by Henri Nouwen Topics: Gratitude , Thanksgiving , Offering , Worship Planning Source: Global Worship This blog post offers thoughts on giving thanks by Henri Nouwen, T.F. Torrance, Martin Luther, and others, plus five playlists of songs for Thanksgiving. Christianity for Common Folk Article by Martin Luther https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/christianity-for-common-folk Article by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Catechisms , Apostles' Creed , Baptism Source: Christian History Institute Excerpts from Martin Luther's "Small Catechism," written to explain Christian doctrine to common people, and still used by Lutherans today. The LORD of Hosts is with us Article by Hans Wiersma https://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=754 Article by Hans Wiersma Topics: Christ , God's Presence Source: Working Preacher Hans Wiersma's commentary on Psalm 46 notes its connections with Martin Luther's hymn "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God." The main connection is "the proclamation that God is in the mix, present, fighting on our behalf." ‘From the Depths of Woe' (Psalm 130) Song/Hymn by Martin Luther http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/113164100785/from-the-depths-of-woe-psalm-130-zac Song/Hymn by Martin Luther Topics: Grace , Sin , Sorrow , Mercy Source: Global Worship Audio of Zac Hicks' performance of "From the Depths of Woe" (Psalm 130). The lyrics are by Martin Luther, and the music was composed by Christopher Miner. Colorful Sayings of Colorful Luther Book Quote by Mary Ann Jeffreys https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/colorful-sayings-of-colorful-luther Book Quote by Mary Ann Jeffreys Topics: Martin Luther , Church History , Reformation Source: Christian History Institute This article provides quotations of some of Martin Luther's more colorful sayings, including those on: humility, the Bible, marriage and family, faith, human nature, music, prayer, and preaching. Getting into Martin Luther's Groove Song/Hymn by Calvin G. Seerveld https://www.reformedworship.org/article/march-2010/getting-martin-luthers-groove Song/Hymn by Calvin G. Seerveld Topics: All Saints' Day , Reformation Day , Attributes of God , Singing Source: Reformed Worship Calvin Seerveld offers his own translation of Martin Luther's text “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God,” and a technical analysis of how to sing the song with "sprightly rhythm" and "charismatic faith vitality." Luther’s Musical Reformation Article by Jonathan Landry Cruse https://www.reformedworship.org/article/september-2017/luther%E2%80%99s-musical-reformation Article by Jonathan Landry Cruse Topics: Reformation , Music , Theology , Worship Source: Reformed Worship Jonathan Landry Cruse discusses how Martin Luther reformed the music of the church, including introducing hymns that could be sung by the congregation (instead of professional musicians) and having worship music in the common language. Full Text Hymns on Martin Luther Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your WordPD
Dear Christians, one and all, rejoice, With exultation springingPD
Now crave we of the Holy GhostPD
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Luther Says Institutions Need Scripture Sermon Illustration by Martin Luther http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2004/june/15411.html Sermon Illustration by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Education , Scripture , Teaching Source: Preaching Today This sermon illustration for Matthew 22:29; Acts 17:11; 2 Timothy 3:15-16; James 1:25 quotes by Martin Luther on importance of scripture being taught everywhere. Martin Luther on "Mountainous Sins" Sermon Illustration by Martin Luther http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2004/april/14975.html Sermon Illustration by Martin Luther Topics: Sin , Justification , Forgiveness of sin , Death of Christ Source: Preaching Today In this sermon illustration, Martin Luther reflects on his sinfulness and his need for justification through Christ's death. This illustration suits James 3:2, James 2:10, Galatians 3:10-11, and other similar passages. Praying the Ten Commandments Sermon Illustration by Martin Luther http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/1997/march/565.html Sermon Illustration by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Ten Commandments , Prayer Source: Preaching Today Martin Luther often prayed the Ten Commandments dividing each commandment into four parts: instruction, thanksgiving, confession, and petition. Little Christs Devotional by Clay Oglesbee https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2011-08/sunday-october-2-2011 Devotional by Clay Oglesbee Topics: Christ , Grace , Spirituality , Glory Source: The Christian Century Reflecting on several scriptures such as Matthew 21:33-46 and Acts 1:26, Clay Oglesbee uses Martin Luther's term "little Christs" to emphasize that "our goal is to embody and re-present Christ's presence in the world." Abraham's Faith Drama by Martin Luther http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/1997/september/838.html Drama by Martin Luther Topics: Martin Luther , Sacrifice , Illustration Source: Preaching Today In this dramatic re-telling of Abraham's near-sacrifice of Isaac in Genesis 22:1-19, Martin Luther highlights the emotions that Abraham and Isaac were likely to have felt during the account. The Decisive Documents of 1520 Book Quote by Martin Luther https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/decisive-documents-of-1520 Book Quote by Martin Luther Topics: Church History , Priest , Reformation , Priesthood Source: Christian History Institute In this excerpt from Martin Luther's "Address to the Christian Nobility of the German Nation," Luther explains how the “Romanists” have barricaded themselves from reform—and he then demolishes their barricades. Sermon Quotes on Actions Book Quote by Karl Barth https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-actions/ Book Quote by Karl Barth Topics: Sermon , Meaning of Life , Good works , Sacrifice Source: The Pastor's Workshop This collection of quotes features Karl Barth, Frederick Buechner, Eugene H. Peterson, Martin Luther, Parker Palmer, and others addressing topics related to action, good works, behavior, and sacrifice. Sermon Quotes on Service Sermon Illustration by Richard Foster https://thepastorsworkshop.com/sermon-quotes-by-topic/sermon-quotes-service/ Sermon Illustration by Richard Foster Topics: Community , Service , Sermon , Church Source: The Pastor's Workshop In this pair of quotes, Richard Foster explains the difference between true service and self-righteous service and Martin Luther clarifies what service to God should not be limited to.

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