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Do you think that Luther really believed that Pope Leo X did not know what the indulgence salesmen were saying?

Although Luther wrote as if he were speaking for the Pope, I am not convinced Luther wholeheartedly believed that the Pope didn’t know what the indulgence salesmen were up to; I think Luther was simply hopeful that the Pope felt this way. 85 more words

95 Theses

The Reformation and Martin Luther

October 31, 1517 is one of the most important dates to remember in history for this was the date that an Augustinian monk named Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses on the church door in Wittenberg protesting the abuses of the Roman Catholic Church especially the sale of indulgences. 86 more words

Wormy Cheese and Integrity: A White Tower Review

Cheesy worms are enough to have a man tortured for blasphemy, but not enough apparently to keep the man from speaking his mind. I am seriously considering a blog dedicated exclusively to review of cheese after reading this book, but let’s start with the history behind… 2,049 more words

Individual Will

... 490 years ago

German reformer Martin Luther,42, marries Katherine von Bora, 16 years his younger, having sneaked her and several other nuns out of their Cistercian convent in empty herring barrels two years earlier. 340 more words

Christian Hostory

A New Health Ecosystem based on 95 Theses

Blog post by Colin Hung

Recently two of healthcare’s leading out-of-the-box thinkers teamed up to create a set of principles designed to guide health/healthcare into the next decade. 669 more words

Healthcare Leadership

A Flash of Intuition

The other night, I sat in a crowded studio to witness an out-of-this-world performance by a pianist and a poet, tag-teaming each other with their respective talents. 540 more words

Poetry