Download PDF by Thomas Kaufmann,Peter D. S. Krey: A Short Life of Martin Luther

By Thomas Kaufmann,Peter D. S. Krey

ISBN-10: 0802871534

ISBN-13: 9780802871534

Accessible but authoritative biography of the colourful personality who instigated the Protestant Reformation
 
Martin Luther, the Augustinian friar who set the Protestant Reformation in movement together with his recognized Ninety-Five Theses, used to be a guy of extremes on many fronts. He used to be either hated and commemorated, either reviled as a heretic and lauded as one of those moment Christ. He was once either a quiet, solitary reader and interpreter of the Bible and the 1st media-star of background, utilizing the printing press to arrive lots of his contemporaries and develop into the most-read theologian of the 16th century.
 
Thomas Kaufmann’s concise biography highlights the 2 conflicting “natures” of Martin Luther, depicting Luther’s earthiness in addition to his hovering theological contributions, his flaws in addition to his greatness. Exploring the shut correlation among Luther’s Reformation theology and his ancient context, A Short lifetime of Martin Luther serves as a fantastic creation to the existence and considered crucial determine within the Protestant Reformation.
 

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