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  1. Two-wheeled tour: From Berlin to Prague by bicycleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Clustered about as closely as 19 adults and bicycles could, we gathered alongside a steep, two-lane road in a part of eastern Germany nicknamed the "Saxon Switzerland"' for its rugged beauty. Our mission: Join the uphill parade of cars, trucks, buses and RVs, without benefit of a bike lane or even a ditch to plunge into if all else failed.

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  2. Review of The World of the Reformation by Hans HillerbrandRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Today, October 31, marks the 497th anniversary of Martin Luther's famous posting of his 95 Theses in Wittenberg, Germany, which ultimately led to the Protestant Reformation . Hans Hillerbrand's 1973 book, The World of the Reformation is a great place to start if readers are looking for a quick, accessible guide to what the Reformation was all about.

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  3. A different halloween taleRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WorthyNews

    ... of the prevailing pagan concepts by nailing his famous 95 Theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany, and started the movement known today as the Reformation. Appropriately, he did this on October 31st. His name, of course, was ...

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  4. Globe Trot: Marking freedom for Berlin and freedom for the churchRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | World Magazine

    ... "At the time, few would have suspected that the sound of a hammer striking the castle church door in Wittenberg, Germany, would soon be heard around the world and lead ultimately to the greatest transformation of Western society since the apostles ...

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  5. New Gathering video emphasizes - Stand in Christ alone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    A new YouTube video from LCMS Youth Ministry tied to the "In Christ Alone" theme of the 2016 LCMS Youth Gathering is available here . Titled "In Christ Alone We Stand," the 3-minute video is being released to coincide with Reformation Day - the date when Martin Luther posted his 95 Theses on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany, in 1517.

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  6. Reformation Sunday: C.S. Lewis, the Reformation, and Protestant/Catholic reunionRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Examiner.com

    Today is Reformation Sunday , commemorating October 31, 1517 when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany. Luther's Theses led to his excommunication, and this precipitated a division within the western Christian church that has yet to be healed today.

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  7. Churches plan Reformation DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Reformation Day is an important liturgical festival that is celebrated by Lutherans and Christians of many Protestant denominations. It commemorated Dr. Martin Luther's posting of the 95 Theses on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany on Oct. 31, 1517.

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  8. Larne parade commemorates Luther's 95 thesesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | Larne Today

    ... e event commemorates the anniversary of Martin Luther nailing his 95 theses on the door of the church in Wittenberg, Germany in 1517.

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  9. Luther Memorial features Bach Cantata Vespers concert on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Erie Times News

    On Oct. 31, 1517, an Augustinian friar approached All Saints' Church in Wittenberg, Germany, and nailed to the door his 95 Theses. The friar was Martin Luther, and the act of defiance marked the beginning of the Protestant Reformation.

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  10. Physics, teaching strategies, Poe on tap for fall lecture seriesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the Classroom Martin Lindner, professor of biology/geography-education, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany; at 12:15 p.m. Nov. 11, in Room 306. This workshop will give opportunities to learn about the organization, evaluation, and ...

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  11. Storybook charm and scars of war line bike path from Berlin to PragueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Clustered about as closely as 19 adults and bicycles could, we gathered alongside a steep, two-lane road in a part of eastern Germany nicknamed the "Saxon Switzerland'' for its rugged beauty. Our mission: Join the uphill parade of cars, trucks, buses and RVs, without benefit of a bike lane or even a ditch to plunge into if all else failed.

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  12. Chris Thompson: Three Flavors of Lutheranism in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    In 1517, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the church door in Wittenberg, Germany. Luther objected to issues promoted by the Roman Catholic Church.

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  13. "Wittenberg" tickles the funny bone as it challenges the thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... which will surprise and delight audiences. The setting for "Wittenberg" is at the University of Wittenberg, Germany during the Fall Semester and in the last week of October, 1517. The last week of October obviously allows Halloween to be included ...

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  14. 'Wittenberg' review: Hamlet and Faustus as 'bros with big ideas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... (Jordan Coughtry), Dr. Faustus (Anthony Marble) and Martin Luther (Mark H. Dold) crossing paths in Wittenberg, Germany. The town is referenced in the real-world literature for which each character is best known, and the playwright envisions Luther ...

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  15. 'Wittenberg' Makes for Rip-Roaring Fun at Shakespeare Theatre of NJRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... Anthony Marble as John Faustus is often center stage as a philosopher/teacher at the University of Wittenberg, Germany in 1517. Marble neatly captures the constantly questioning Faust and, in addition, plays the guitar and sings. Wait 'til you see ...

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  16. Day 6 The Elbe Cycleway Listerfehrda to PretzienRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Geoff's new new blog

    After a much better sleep and my Snorelab snore score halved from the previous night I woke to a very grey day & heavy drizzle.

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  17. Shakespeare Theatre to Host NJ Premiere of Award-Winning Play, 'Wittenberg'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Church's abuses of power. He famously nailed the pages to the doors of the All Saint's Church in Wittenberg, Germany on October 31, 1517. Luther was excommunicated and exiled; he became the figurehead of the Protestant Reformation , the movement ...

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  18. Shakespeare Theatre in Madison presents 'Wittenberg,' Sept. 20-128Read the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Church's abuses of power. He famously nailed the pages to the doors of the All Saint's Church in Wittenberg, Germany on October 31, 1517. Luther was excommunicated and exiled; he became the figurehead of the Protestant Reformation, the movement that ...

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  19. CTCR to host second international theological conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... for the conference May 5-8, 2015, in that former "medieval Europe" where the Reformation began - in Wittenberg, Germany - continuing the conversation that began at the first conference , held in 2012 at Peachtree City, Ga. Participants in the 2012 ...

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  20. Reform The ReformersRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    A young monk named Martin Luther wrote 95 theses then nailed them to a church door in Wittenberg, Germany.

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