Augsburg Confession

Both the Sacraments and Word are effectual by reason of the institution and commandment of Christ, [even though] they be administered by evil men. (Art. 8: What the Church Is)


Luther's translation of the complete Bible into German was published in 1534

Luther's Life

Music was special to Luther, and he considered it God's greatest gift after the Gospel.


2nd Commandment - We should fear and love God that we do not use his name to curse, swear, lie, or deceive, or use witchcraft

On This Day

In 1521, Luther is excommunicated from the Catholic Church by papal bull