Luther, Martin, born at Eisleben, Nov. 10, 1483; entered the University of Erfurt, 1501 (B.A. 1502, M.A.. 1503); became an Augustinian monk, 1505; ordained priest, 1507; appointed Professor at the University of Wittenberg, 1508, and in 1512 D.D.; published his 95 Theses, 1517; and burnt the Papal Bull which had condemned them, 1520; attended the Diet of Worms, 1521; translated the Bible into German, 1521-34; and died at Eisleben, Feb. 18, 1546. The details of his life and of his work as a reformer are accessible to English readers in a great variety of forms. Luther had a huge influence on German hymnody.
i. Hymn Books.
1. Ellich cristlich lider Lobgesang un Psalm. Wittenberg, 1524. [Hamburg Library.] This contains 8 German h… Go to person page >
Translator: Martin H. Franzmann
Born: January 29, 1907, Lake City, Minnesota.
Died: March 28, 1976, Cambridge, England.
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Display Title: Isaiah in a Vision Did of OldFirst Line: Isaiah in a vision did of oldTune Title: JESAIA, DEM PROPHETENAuthor: Martin H. Franzmann, 1907-1976; Martin Luther, 1483-1546Meter: P MDate: 2006Subject: Praise, Thanksgiving |